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Classes cancelled but UW campus still open as coronavirus closures strike...

All on-campus courses, tutorials and labs are suspended between March 14 and March 23. The university has announced that it is suspending all not vital...

AVRIL, UW’s self-driving car lab, opens

  Soon after the workbay doors lifted, UW President Feridun Hamdullahpur, accompanied by federal minister Navdeep Bains, arrived in one of UW’s autonomous vehicles to...

UW Esports Club’s quest for recognition

By: Varun Venkataramanan This past Saturday, gamers from across UW and beyond came together to participate in Geese Fest 2, a major gaming event organized...

Why do Waterloo student residences suck?

Why do Waterloo residences suck?  Don’t get me wrong, I’m happy to have a place to live on campus.  But with the amount I pay,...

Are climate strikes working?

Residents of Waterloo took to the streets yet again Friday, November 29, for the second global climate strike at Waterloo Public Square. The latest in...

UW Board of Directors and Fossil Free UW discuss climate “inaction”

Representatives of UW’s Board of Directors met with Fossil Free UW on Oct.29 at the Ira Needles building for a board meeting.  They aimed to...

WUSA General Meeting

The WUSA Fall 2019 General Meeting, chaired by Michael Beauchemin, President of WUSA, was held on Oct. 22. WUSA general meetings are held every Fall...

Divestment: Investing in the future

David Yin & Vincent Macri The university invested at least $65 million in fossil fuel companies as of 2017. UW’s total investments reached nearly $2...

UWaterloo Conservative leader resigns

Allyson Hildebrandt believes she cannot fully stand behind a political party whose platform she does not completely agree with. Although she was the President of...

UW library grants fine amnesty

From Oct. 15 through Nov. 30, UW, University of Guelph, and Wilfrid Laurier  libraries will forgive certain fines as a fine amnesty. According to both...