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Why I chose co-op at UW

I believe the co-operative education system at the University of Waterloo is unparalleled, which is the primary reason I chose this school.  Co-op is a...

University of Waterloo Students Thank Provincial Government for Investing in Student...

 On October 6th, the provincial government of Ontario announced that they will be increasing funding for post-secondary mental health supports by 20 per cent...

Canadian schools and universities justify ties with China’s Confucius Institutes

Canadian schools and universities with ties to China’s Confucius Institutes say they see no reason to reassess those partnerships, despite a lack of clarity...

Fifth case of COVID-19 in WLU

Another WLU student tested positive for COVID-19 last week, bringing the university total to five.  WLU issued a press release that said the case is...

UW mistakenly told employers to cut work-study hours. They haven’t issued...

UW issued a work-study program application form for employers, indicating that this semester’s work-study hours would be reduced.  But UW is now saying there will...

Canadian Emergency Student Benefit: What you need to know

Postsecondary students who are Canadian citizens or permanent residents are getting a $9 billion lift from the federal government.  The COVID-19 pandemic has caused the...

The real reasons why international students pay higher tuition fees

International students are a staple of any Canadian university and integral to the financial buoyancy of our post-secondary education system. 1 - How much do...

We are students, not machines

Every time I ask someone, “Have you been getting enough sleep?” I get a giggle, a sigh, and a response saying “of course not.” They...

How to Find the Ideal Co-op Job: Advice from Experienced Students

Finding a good co-op job requires three things: figuring out the kind of job you want, crafting a flawless resume, and nailing the interview.  To...

A French university in Ontario

A new university is set to open in Ontario for its first cohort of students this September, with one key difference separating it from...