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Chief Science Advisor’s Youth Council

Thursday, June 6, 2019 - 09:30 | Written By: Office of the Chief Science Advisor

The office of the Chief Science Advisor is seeking candidates for a potential Chief Science Advisor’s Youth Council (CSA-YC) open to Youth, Canadian and non-Canadians working in Canada, between the ages of 18-30 interested in Science, Technology,...

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UWaterloo Responsible Investing: Incorporating Environmental, Social and Governance

Tuesday, June 4, 2019 - 09:30 | Written By: Vivien Pham

On May 29, 2019, the University of Waterloo’s Secretariat announced that the University will be taking steps to ensure that investment decisions will take into consideration the environment, social, and governance (ESG) factors the contribution will...

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Glow Be Free with Pride Month

Thursday, May 30, 2019 - 15:45 | Written By: Yvonn Yu

June is Pride Month and the Glow Centre for Sexual and Gender Diversity is gearing up to celebrate the LGBTQ+ community all month. Pride Month is the commemoration and recognition of the Stonewall riots [external link]that took place in June 1969....

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Celebrating World Bike Day

Thursday, May 30, 2019 - 13:45 | Written By: Vivien Pham

As the warmer weather kicks in for the spring term, the bicycle racks all over the Kitchener-Waterloo region being to fill up with people taking advantage of the clear roads and sunny skies. If there’s a time during the year to show extra...

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Ramadan on Campus

Tuesday, May 28, 2019 - 10:00 | Written By: Julie Nguyen

Every year, the 1.8 billion Muslims around the world look forward to the holy month of Ramadan. During this month, which falls from May 7 to June 5, various campus clubs like the University of Waterloo Muslim Students’ Association (UWMSA) and the UW...

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Spotlight: Esports Club

Monday, May 27, 2019 - 10:15 | Written By: Yvonn Yu

If you’re tired of sitting at home and playing video games by yourself, get active with the UW ESports Club! ESports Club is a place for students to meet other gamers to socialize, play games, and compete. The club runs two tournaments a term,...

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Meet Your Feds Exec: Matthew Gerrits, VP Education

Tuesday, May 21, 2019 - 10:15 | Written By: Vivien Pham

Matthew Gerrits is no stranger to the Feds Vice President Education role - re-elected earlier this year, Gerrits will be undertaking his second term as VPEd.  Originally from the outskirts of Sarnia, Gerrits is an undergraduate with his joint...

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Meet Your Feds Exec: Seneca Velling, VP Operations and Finance

Tuesday, May 21, 2019 - 10:00 | Written By: Yvonn Yu

By night, Seneca Velling likes to watch Brooklyn 99, play grand strategy video games, and Dungeons and Dragons. By day, he is your new Feds Vice President Operations and Finance (VPOF). As an international student, Velling’s first exposure to the...

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Meet Your Feds Exec: Amanda Fitzpatrick, VP Student Life

Tuesday, May 21, 2019 - 09:00 | Written By: Vivien Pham

Whether you’ve seen her on the cover of Imprint, protesting at a student rally, making an appearance in the SLC, or simply raising her hand in one of your Arts classes, Amanda Fitzpatrick is one of the many faces who makes an active effort to ensure...

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Meet Your Feds Exec: Michael Beauchemin, President

Tuesday, May 21, 2019 - 08:45 | Written By: Yvonn Yu

Capturing the spirit of many students at the University of Waterloo, Michael Beauchemin loves to play video games, cook, and is a big fan of fantasy and science fiction. He is currently involved in a Dungeons and Dragons campaign as a scourge...

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4 Easy Steps to Start a Club

Wednesday, May 15, 2019 - 10:45 | Written By: Vivien Pham

If you’re looking for a way to get involved with your passions on campus, you are bound to find something that sparks your interest with over 200 clubs and societies underneath the Clubs Listing. Or, you can check out Clubs and Societies Days!...

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Bring Home a New Ride at the Bike Centre Auction

Monday, May 13, 2019 - 12:15 | Written By: Yvonn Yu

Looking for a healthy, sustainable way to get around this spring? The Bike Centre is holding its bi-annual second-hand bike auction on Wednesday, May 22 at noon in the Student Life Centre (SLC) Great Hall. “Riding a bike is a health-benefiting...