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Candidates debate post-secondary education as a provincial priority

Waterloo Candidates to Debate Post-secondary Education

Wednesday, May 9, 2018 - 09:30 | Written By: Communications Assistant

WATERLOO – Local candidates will gather at Wilfrid Laurier University on Wednesday, May 16 to debate post-secondary issues in the lead-up to the June 7 provincial election. The debate will feature candidates for each major provincial political...

Savannah Richardson, VP Student Life

Society Relations Commissioner Exit Blog

Thursday, May 3, 2018 - 15:30 | Written By: Communications Assistant

Written by 2017-2018 Society Relations Commissioner Savannah Richardson You may not recognize the Society Relations Commissioner position, and that’s okay! As the name suggests, the Society Relations Commissioner works directly with student...

Aaron Thompson, first year, Honors Science

What Are You Up To Now That Exams Are Done?

Friday, April 27, 2018 - 13:00 | Written By: Ayesha Masood

With exam season finally over, we asked Warriors about their plans for summer. Whether you're day dreaming of sunshine and catching up on your sleep or already planning your next getaway, here is what some of our students are getting up to: “I am...

Federation of Students Welcome Week, don't get fomo come to welcome week.

Spring Welcome Week Events Preview

Friday, April 27, 2018 - 12:00 | Written By: Justin Low

Spring into the new term with Welcome Week! Over the course of five days, the Student Life Centre (SLC) will be filled with fun events and activities for all students to enjoy.  Warrior Breakfast / May 7 What better way to start off Welcome Week...

Maya Venters, 2017-2018 Academic Affairs Commissioner

Academic Affairs Commissioner Exit Blog

Friday, April 27, 2018 - 10:00 | Written By: Maya Venters

“My friends make fun of me because I like to read policies and constitutions for fun…” One short year ago, I found myself blurting out this embarrassing fact in my interview for the Academic Affairs Commissioner role with Feds. I left the room...

Paolo San Gabriel

In Memory of Paolo San Gabriel: Friend, Leader, Adventurer

Monday, April 23, 2018 - 16:30 | Written By: Justin Low

Paolo San Gabriel may be gone but he is certainly not forgotten. Paolo, an Engineering student who was actively involved in campus life at University of Waterloo, passed away on March 18, 2018 at the age of 22. We spoke with his good friend Saudia...

Jennifer Chen Municipal Affairs Commissioner

Municipal Affairs Commissioner Exit Blog

Monday, April 23, 2018 - 15:15 | Written By: Jennifer Chen

Written by 2017-2018 Municipal Affairs Commissioner Jennifer Chen Throughout my term as Municipal Affairs Commissioner, I’ve spent countless hours in stakeholder meetings, representing students on many steering committees, chatting with various...

Magic Club

Spotlight: UW Magic & Cardistry Club

Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 16:15 | Written By: Justin Low

Looking to add a little magic to your life? Whether you’re a beginner, a seasoned conjuror, or the next David Copperfield, the UW Magic & Cardistry Club welcomes anyone looking to learn magic tricks and cardistry. The UW Magic & Cardistry...


Easy Tips for Self-Care During Exams

Thursday, April 12, 2018 - 09:30 | Written By: Communications Assistant

As the term comes to an end, we have one last challenge to face: exam season. No one is free from stress while preparing for exams, so we sat down with Mentor Assistance Through Education and Support (MATES) coordinator Vaiva Dzemonias to get some...

Hannah Becket, Co-op Affairs Commissioner

Co-op Affairs Commissioner Exit Blog

Thursday, April 12, 2018 - 09:30 | Written By: Hannah Becket

Written by 2017-2018 Co-op Affairs Commissioner Hannah Beckett These last twelve months have been a whirlwind of all things co-op! As I wrap up my term as the Co-op Affairs Commissioner this month, I wanted to take a moment to reflect on the last...

Food Bank donations

Clean Out Your Cupboards for a Cause

Monday, April 9, 2018 - 12:30 | Written By: Justin Low

So, you’re moving out after completing the winter term and see some leftover food in your pantry. You might be tempted to just throw it out. Why not donate it to Feds Student Food Bank’s End of Term Cupboard Clean Out event and support your peers...

Volunteer Appreciation Winter 2018

Appreciating Our Volunteers

Monday, April 2, 2018 - 14:45 | Written By: Ayesha Masood

At University of Waterloo, student-led clubs, societies and services make up a significant part of the undergraduate experience. Whether you are interested in gaming or showcasing your musical talent, or simply would like to bond with like-minded...