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Happy Ace Week

Happy Ace Week!

Monday, October 25, 2021 - 14:45 | Written By: Sam Jones Faulkner

October 24-30 is Ace Week! A week dedicated to the awareness and celebration of asexual folks. Asexual means feeling less or no sexual attraction, including variations such as demisexual, which is when people only feel sexual attraction after...

HalloWUSA Contest

HalloWUSA Contest

Saturday, October 23, 2021 - 12:00 | Written By: WUSA

Its officially spooky season, Warriors! Show us your spooky Halloween decorations for a chance to win! From October 23rd – October 29th WUSA will be holding a special “HalloWUSA” Instagram showcase where you could win a Michaels gift card for all...

International Caps Lock Day

International Caps Lock Day

Friday, October 22, 2021 - 11:45 | Written By: Meghana Anthannagari

It’s International Caps Locks Day! The day was first created in the year 2000, to poke fun at people who constantly used all Caps in their internet messages. Today, the day has evolved to highlight writing etiquette when communicating with people...

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Glow Coming Out Week: Finding a Way Out of the Closet

Monday, October 18, 2021 - 08:00 | Written By: Sam Jones Faulkner

Finding a Way Out of the Closet  October is “LGBT History Month” and last week, October 11, was National Coming Out Day! National Coming Out Day is a day to celebrate sharing one’s 2SLGBTQ+ identity with others. To recognize this day, the Glow...

 Islamic Heritage Month

Islamic Heritage Month

Friday, October 15, 2021 - 12:00 | Written By: WUSA

It is Islamic Heritage Month in Canada! Celebrated every October since 2007, when it was established by the Canadian Government, Islamic Heritage Month provides a wonderful opportunity to reflect on and learn more about the history of Islam in...

Pathways to Permanent Residence for International Students

Pathways to Permanent Residence for International Students

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 19:00 | Written By: WUSA

Are you an international student? Are you considering settling in Canada permanently? Check out the below article and register now to learn all about Express Entry.  If you have Canadian education credentials and post-degree Canadian work...

UW Satellite Campuses - Kitchener, Stratford, & Cambridge

Our Community: Exploring UWaterloo Satellite Campuses

Monday, October 11, 2021 - 07:00 | Written By: WUSA

Whether it’s your first or final year at UWaterloo, you know our campus is large, spanning over 1000+ acres, but the more time you spend on it - the more it feels just like home. Our campus is situated on the traditional territory of ‎the ...

World Mental Health Day

World Mental Health Day: How Can We Support You?

Saturday, October 9, 2021 - 14:00 | Written By: WUSA

October 10th is World Mental Health Day. Created by the World Federation for Mental Health (WFMH), this incredibly important initiative focuses on raising awareness about mental health and the significance of receiving proper support. WUSA has...

WUSA Sustainability Commissioner September Update

Reflections on the first month as Sustainability Commissioner

Friday, October 8, 2021 - 14:15 | Written By: Jenna Phillips

Hello, Warriors! September was a whirlwind of fun, learning and excitement. From seeing old friends for the first time in years, to having class in person, and seeing lots of new sustainability initiatives happening on campus – I could not have...

Stop OSAP Clawbacks

Get Informed: OUSA Fall Campaign Against Ontario Government’s OSAP Clawbacks

Wednesday, October 6, 2021 - 15:30 | Written By: WUSA

Ontario students are not receiving more OSAP, even though the federal government is spending more to support students during the pandemic. The provincial government is clawing back the provincial portion of OSAP, which means students aren’t feeling...

My Experience as a WUSA Senator

My Experience as a WUSA Senator

Monday, October 4, 2021 - 12:00 | Written By: Robyn Clarke

Throughout the past year and a half, I have had the honour of representing the undergraduate students in the Faculty of Arts on the University of Waterloo Senate. While I was in high school, I was always interested in pursuing student government...

Return To Campus Survey

Have Your Voice Heard: Student Return to Campus Survey

Monday, October 4, 2021 - 11:30 | Written By: WUSA

Have your voice heard by filling out WUSA’s Student Return to Campus Survey. This survey will be available to complete from October 4th until October 18th and asks about your experience returning to campus in Fall 2021.   We know the last year and...