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Honouring Two - Spirit and Queer Indigenous People

Honouring Two - Spirit and Queer Indigenous People

Thursday, September 30, 2021 - 16:45 | Written By: Sam Jones

Today is Truth and Reconciliation Day, a day dedicated to education, reflection, and healing. As a part of this day, Glow would like to highlight the experiences of Two-Spirit and queer Indigenous people. Pre-colonization, Two-Spirit folks were...

National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

The Inaugural National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

Wednesday, September 29, 2021 - 15:45 | Written By: WUSA

Since 2013, September 30 has been known across Canada as Orange Shirt Day.  Orange Shirt Day is a legacy of the St. Joseph Mission (SJM) Residential School (1891-1981) Commemoration Project and Reunion events that took place in Williams Lake, BC,...

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Find Your Words at The Writing and Communication Centre (WCC)

Wednesday, September 29, 2021 - 11:45 | Written By: WUSA

University life is hard. Meeting deadlines while learning and understanding coursework can be a daunting task to even the most practiced and well-versed student. Communicating your ideas accurately and clearly can be a struggle... That’s why ...

Gender-Based and Sexual Violence Awareness Statement

Gender-Based and Sexual Violence Awareness Statement

Friday, September 24, 2021 - 14:30 | Written By: WUSA

Trigger Warning: Mentions of sexual violence and assault.  The Waterloo Undergraduate Student Association would like to extend our support to students at Waterloo as we go into Reunion weekend. We stand in solidarity with the survivors at ...

Stock the Bank is back!

Stock the Bank Is Back!

Friday, September 24, 2021 - 11:15 | Written By: WUSA

We’re Back!   WUSA Food Support Service has started planning for its third annual Fall Stock the Bank Challenge! It’s time to take back campus and face off to see who the champion will be. Click here to join our already confirmed teams like the W...

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GRT U-Pass Program: Everything You Need To Know

Wednesday, September 22, 2021 (All day) | Written By: WUSA

WUSA has partnered closely with GRT (Grand River Transit) to bring back the UPass to all UWaterloo undergrads in the Waterloo Region this fall. We have worked hard to ensure that fees are reasonable for you, UWaterloo students. While a regular fee...

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Bike Centre Fall Closure

Friday, September 17, 2021 - 15:45 | Written By: WUSA

Due to unforeseen circumstances with staffing and challenges remaining with the facility from the spring term, the Bike Centre will unfortunately be closed for the remainder of the fall term. We will be taking this time to review our current...

The Federal Election 2021 What you need to know

Federal Election ‘21 Platform Analysis

Sunday, September 12, 2021 - 00:15 | Written By: Matthew Gerrits

With the release of the Liberal platform on the 1st of September, the three biggest Canadian political parties now all have public platforms. WUSA refrains from making endorsements on federal candidates, but we can still highlight to you the...

SLC/PAC Expansion

SLC/PAC Expansion opens to students

Wednesday, September 8, 2021 - 15:15 | Written By: WUSA

Warriors, we are incredibly excited to share with you the news that the newly expanded Student Life Centre (SLC) and Physical Activities Complex (PAC) is now OPEN! That's right, after over five years of plans, renderings, construction, and many...

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Fees Updates

Thursday, September 2, 2021 - 14:00 | Written By: Meghana Anthannagari

You’ve probably noticed some changes to your fall ’21 term bill related to student fees. Here we’re breaking down WUSA’s move to a compulsory fees model. This will reduce total costs to you, make fees easier to understand while adding more...

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WUSA Sustainability Project: Reflections on Spring 2021

Thursday, September 2, 2021 - 12:30 | Written By: Michelle Angkasa

  This month, I’m wrapping up my tenure as WUSA’s first Sustainability Commissioner. In the past few weeks, I’ve reflected a lot on how far the WUSA Sustainability Project (WSP) has come, and what we’ve been able to accomplish as a service.    ...

WUSA Supports Mandatory Vaccination on Campus

WUSA Supports Mandatory Vaccination on Campus

Thursday, August 12, 2021 - 15:15 | Written By: WUSA

Post-secondary institutions have been, and remain, a vital part of Canada and Ontario’s recovery from the Covid19 pandemic. Since the start of the pandemic, Waterloo, Waterloo Undergraduate Student Association (WUSA), and members of our communities...