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This stance-detecting AI will help us fact-check fake news

The issue of widespread fake news is a growing problem now more than ever before. Researchers at the University of Waterloo teamed up with...

5G Is 4G on Steroids

Recently, a new technology has become available that will change wireless connections globally. 5G networks are quickly becoming widespread across the country, with Rogers...

New Device Uses Microwaves and AI to Detect Early-Stage Breast Cancer

Omar Ramahi and his team at the University of Waterloo have developed a prototype to detect early stage breast tumors within minutes. The system...

Waterloo Remembers Professor Plumtree

Alan Plumtree, a mechanical engineering professor at the University of Waterloo, passed away earlier this month on Nov 5. Professor Plumtree played a major...

U of T-Waterloo research data to put self-driving cars to ultimate...

Do you hate driving in the winter? With the help of game-changing new data, collected by researchers at the University of Waterloo and the...

Waterloo engineering professor awarded the Steacie Memorial Fellowship

Chemical engineering professor Aiping Yu is the most recent recipient of the 2020 E.W.R. Steacie Memorial Fellowship. She is one of the six nation-wide...

University of Waterloo Appoints a New President

On  Nov. 17, 2020, the University of Waterloo announced Dr. Vivek Goel as UW’s seventh president and vice-chancellor.  Dr. Goel’s five-year term will begin on...

Winter term classes delayed by one week at University of Waterloo

The University of Waterloo (UW) is delaying winter term classes by one week to acknowledge the importance of mental health during times of uncertainty...

Student housing in loo

After my first year at UW, finding a new apartment to live in outside campus was both a  novel and challenging experience. I’d heard...

Two More Cases of COVID-19 at University of Waterloo

Two individuals from the University of Waterloo tested positive for COVID-19 during reading week, bringing UW’s total cases up to three.  The first individual was...