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Thursday, February 22, 2018 - 17:00

Have you ever found it difficult adjusting to university life after moving from a different province or a different country? Don’t fret! The International and Canadian Student Network (ICSN) is here to welcome all students to the University of Waterloo community – no matter what part of the world you come from.

Thursday, February 22, 2018 - 16:45

Is your club or society great at planning events, but could use some help marketing them? A new design team has been created to provide their marketing expertise specifically in support of clubs and societies, all at no cost. Meet the Federation of Students’ Clubs and Societies Design Team, lead by Feds Marketing Specialist Alexander Kelley.

Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 13:30

In June 2017, Federation of Students sought to demonstrate our commitment to Indigenous reconciliation on campus and in our community by working with Waterloo Aboriginal Education Centre and the Aboriginal Students Association to install a permanent land acknowledgement plaque in the Student Life Centre, and by releasing a 10-point list of recommendations based on the research contained in our report, Education and Reconciliation: Indigenous Student Success at the University of Waterloo.

Wednesday, February 14, 2018 - 15:30


Students’ Council has approved in principle the creation of a new student-run service that meets the needs of racialized students on campus, pending a fee increase at the March General Meeting and a formal proposal submitted to Council for approval. 

Wednesday, February 14, 2018 - 10:15

Have you ever wondered about the extent of your rights as a student? Have you hit a bump down the academic road and are unsure of what policies are there to help ensure that you succeed? Fear not: Feds Academic Affairs Commissioner (AAC) Maya Venters has got you covered.

Monday, February 12, 2018 - 10:30

With the Winter Olympics rolling in, The Glow Centre for Sexual and Gender Diversity is once again hosting Pride House in the Student Life Centre (SLC).

Monday, February 12, 2018 - 09:45

Reading week is a great time for students catch up on their winter term studies or to pursue personal opportunities for growth and exploration. We reached out to some University of Waterloo undergraduate students to find out what they had planned for the upcoming reading week.

Friday, February 9, 2018 - 16:15

It’s time to come together for mental health awareness at University of Waterloo Mentor Assistance Through Educational Support (UW MATES) annual Chilly Dog Run!

Friday, February 9, 2018 - 12:15

For the past few years, UW Buddha's Light Community Club has organized a free shuttle bus service for UW students to celebrate Chinese New Year at Fo Guang Shan Temple in Toronto. 

Thursday, February 8, 2018 - 09:30

The Federation of Students (Feds) Elections closed last night following races for Science Councillor, Science Senator, and Senate-at-Large positions. All positions for Feds 2018-2019 Executive team were acclaimed, as were a number of Students’ Council and Senate seats.