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Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 16:15

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.

Thursday, April 12, 2018 - 09:30

As the weather becomes more unpredictable and that Easter chocolate supply begins to diminish, students have one more 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 advice on how to practice some self-care this exam season.

Thursday, April 12, 2018 - 09:30

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 year and what students can expect coming up.

Monday, April 9, 2018 - 12:30

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 instead?

Monday, April 2, 2018 - 14:45

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 peers over exotic cheeses and memes, there is a Feds club for you - and none of them would exist without the selfless dedication of student volunteers.

Students who dedicate their time and effort toward creating an inclusive and engaging community on campus deserve a special shout out. That’s why, each term, volunteers are celebrated at Volunteer Appreciation.

Monday, April 2, 2018 - 14:15

Whether you’re preparing for that upcoming exam or searching for the motivation to start, you are not alone. Communications Assistant Justin shares his top 5 study hacks to get you motivated!

Monday, April 2, 2018 - 12:30

Whether you are Canadian or have chosen Canada as your current home, you know there is nothing more iconic in Canadian cuisine than maple syrup (sorry, poutine!). Each year, the neighbouring town of Elmira hosts the world’s largest single-day maple syrup festival, the Elmira Maple Syrup Festival.

Monday, April 2, 2018 - 11:15

April is rolling in and that means two things at here at University of Waterloo: the end of term and beginning of the goose watch season! In addition to welcoming back our feathered friends, end of term means final exams are just around the corner. Communications Assistant Ayesha has rounded up some of her favourite study spots on campus to help you find the best space to prepare.

Thursday, March 29, 2018 - 12:15

The annual Trans Day of Visibility celebrates transgender people and raises awareness of the discrimination faced by transgender people worldwide.

Wednesday, March 28, 2018 - 11:45

The Volunteer Centre provides an online database of volunteer opportunities available both on campus and externally in the Kitchener-Waterloo area. Catering to a large range of interests like finance, hospitality, event management, or trade, there is something for everyone in the system.

This year, The Volunteer Centre held their first Timeraiser campaign. Inspired by a similar campaign in University of Western Ontario, the idea encourages students to make a donation – not in the form of dollars, but in the form of their time.