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Developing a Support Network on Campus

Friday, October 26, 2018 - 11:30 | Written By: Riamarie Panachikal

Guest blog from UW MATES.

Often times, succeeding at university, acing exams, or thriving professionally is about learning to support yourself and knowing where your support network is.

Fall Break Announcement

UW Senate Votes to Implement Full-Week Fall Break Pilot

Monday, October 15, 2018 - 16:00 | Written By: Lisa Umholtz

The University of Waterloo Senate has voted in favour of implementing a full-week Fall Reading Week pilot.

Fall Break Voting

Fall Break Referendum Results

Friday, October 5, 2018 - 12:30 | Written By: Lisa Umholtz

The results of the Fall Break Referendum are in! 10,285 undergraduates voted out of 34,020 eligible voters. That’s a 30.23% voter turnout! That’s the highest voter turnout we’ve had since went live in 2014. Way to go, Waterloo!

Fall Break Voting

What's Happening with Fall Break?

Tuesday, September 18, 2018 - 13:45 | Written By: Matthew Gerrits

So, what is this referendum that Feds keeps asking you to vote in on October 3 and 4?

Student casting a ballot in the Feds elections

Students' Council Seats Up for Grabs

Friday, June 8, 2018 - 11:45 | Written By: Kristen Fajardo

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Provincial Election: Why Should Students Care?

Monday, June 4, 2018 - 12:00 | Written By: Kristen Fajardo

This Thursday, June 7, people across the province will be going to the polls to vote in the 42nd Ontario general election. For many voters, it can be daunting or even tedious to navigate the endless stream of political media coverage. And for...

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Gear Up for The Bike Centre Auction

Monday, May 14, 2018 - 11:30 | Written By: Michelle Wong

Spring weather has finally arrived in Waterloo! If you’re looking for a way to take advantage of the sunshine and clear skies this summer, stop by The Bike Centre’s upcoming...

March General Meeting W18

Fee Increase to Support New Student-Run Service Passes at General Meeting

Wednesday, March 21, 2018 - 16:45 | Written By: Lisa Umholtz

A proposed fee increase to subsidize a new, student-run service to support the needs of racialized students on campus was passed at the Federation of Students’ March General Meeting.

“We are thrilled that our members decided to support...

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The Rookie’s Introduction to Feds

Monday, September 18, 2017 - 10:00 | Written By: Xin Niu Zhang

Don’t be afraid to admit it. Whether you’re brand new to the University of Waterloo or you’re practically poised to graduate, you’ve probably asked this question at some point: just what is Feds anyway?