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Budget Friendly Eats in Waterloo Region

Wednesday, October 27, 2021 - 11:30 | Written By: Sam Faulkner

With midterms wrapping up, you may find yourself getting low on money for the term. Meal planning is already a struggle and doing it on a student budget makes it harder. This may lead to days full of ramen noodles and coffee, but we’re here to ...


GRT to provide UPass opt-in exception for spring term

Tuesday, June 9, 2020 - 11:00 | Written By: Alana Guevara

Hello Warriors,  

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Quarantine cuisine: Four cheap and easy recipes

Monday, May 4, 2020 - 11:15 | Written By: Sabrina Guillen

Recently, during my time on the internet I’ve come across a lot more pictures where people are showing off what cool and new recipes they’re trying at home now that they have more time on their hands.

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Titles to binge watch while you’re at home

Monday, April 27, 2020 - 16:00 | Written By: Aiju Chau

Personally, I’ve been quite productive while being at home these past few weeks - and by productive, I mean productively going through my shows-to-watch and movies-to-watch list.

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Getting your game on in quarantine

Friday, April 10, 2020 - 10:00 | Written By: Sabrina Guillen


Glasses and headphones

Getting away while staying in

Wednesday, April 8, 2020 - 14:15 | Written By: Sabrina Guillen


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Creating a work space at home

Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 15:15 | Written By: Aiju Chau

With the University's transition to online learning for the remainder of this term and next, if you didn't already have a space to work from home, it's likely a consideration that is now on your radar.

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What to Do During Reading Week

Friday, February 14, 2020 - 09:30 | Written By: Sabrina Guillen

Whether you’re looking forward to Reading Week as a time to relax or dreading it because of midterms and big assignments due right after, we've got a whole week free from the busy scheduling of classes.

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Treat Yourself this Valentine's Day

Friday, February 14, 2020 - 09:15 | Written By: Aiju Chau

Valentine’s Day is a day to celebrate love, and that most definitely includes love for yourself.

WUSA Exec at WISC Soup Lunch

WISC and WUSA know what's soup

Tuesday, November 5, 2019 - 09:30 | Written By: Katherine Bradshaw

Soup and Bannock Days are hosted by your Waterloo Indigenous Student Centre (WISC) and held most Thursdays in the fall and winter term.