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Share Your Craft at the Creators' Market

Monday, November 5, 2018 - 10:45 | Written By: Lubaba Hoque

Crafts for Charity (C4C) is holding its first ever Creators’ Market [external link] on November 6, 2018 and November 7, 2018 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Student Life Centre (SLC) where students can showcase and explore their creative side. “You...

Love Your Body Week

Love Yourself with Love Your Body Week

Monday, November 5, 2018 - 10:00 | Written By: Julie Nguyen

The UW Women’s Centre will be joining organizations and schools all around the world in celebrating Love Your Body Week from November 5 until November 9. Events this week will focus on promoting healthy body image attitudes by giving students the...

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Nominate a Volunteer for a Feds Award!

Wednesday, October 31, 2018 - 09:30 | Written By: Lubaba Hoque

Without volunteers, our campus would be way less fun. It takes hundreds of Feds volunteers to keep our student-run services in operation, to organize clubs, and to execute fun events for UWaterloo undergrads. That's why, every term, we show our ...

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October 2018 General Meeting Highlights

Tuesday, October 30, 2018 - 09:00 | Written By: Xin Niu Zhang

The Feds Annual General Meeting took place on October 24 in the SLC Great Hall. The meeting was chaired by Feds President Richard Wu. We are recapping the meeting’s key highlights for your convenience, so keep reading and follow along using the ...

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Developing a Support Network on Campus

Friday, October 26, 2018 - 11:30 | Written By: Riamarie Panachikal

Guest blog from UW MATES. Often times, succeeding at university, acing exams, or thriving professionally is about learning to support yourself and knowing where your support network is. After four years on campus, Jordann Hunsperger is now in her...

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Trick or Eat: Giving Back and Nostalgia

Monday, October 22, 2018 - 16:45 | Written By: Julie Nguyen

Feds Student Food Bank is hosting its annual Trick or Eat event on Oct. 31 in an effort to build a reserve of non-perishable food items for the upcoming holiday season. Every year, students are invited to participate in Trick or Eat, a costume-...


SCI's Second-hand Clothing Sale

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 - 15:45 | Written By: Julie Nguyen

On Monday, October 15, and Tuesday, October 16, the Sustainable Campus Initiative (SCI) held one of its largest termly events, the Second-hand Clothing Sale.  SCI is run by undergraduate student volunteers who run green initiatives that impact...

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Cannabis Legalization and Campus Policy

Tuesday, October 16, 2018 - 15:45 | Written By: Lisa Umholtz

In light of cannabis becoming legal tomorrow, make sure you brush up on what that means on campus! The University has updated Policy 29 [external link], which outlines the following: The University is prohibiting any recreational smoking or...

Fall Break Announcement

UW Senate Votes to Implement Full-Week Fall Break Pilot

Monday, October 15, 2018 - 16:00 | Written By: Lisa Umholtz

The University of Waterloo Senate has voted in favour of implementing a full-week Fall Reading Week pilot. Federation of Students president Richard Wu took the results of the recent Fall Break Referendum, where students voted to implement a full...

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Why the Municipal Election Matters for Students

Monday, October 15, 2018 - 13:15 | Written By: Lubaba Hoque

You’ve probably seen the countless elections signs lining streets and adorning lawns over the past few weeks as hopeful candidates vie for your vote in the upcoming municipal election on October 22, 2018. While municipal elections may not be as high...


Spotlight: uWAFFLE

Monday, October 15, 2018 - 12:15 | Written By: Lubaba Hoque

The University of Waterloo Association for Food Lovers Everywhere - or uWAFFLE, for short - aims to create social opportunities on campus for students with a particular common interest: food. “We believe Waterloo lacks in social life... so we’re...

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Municipal Elections: All the Details You Need to Know (and a TL;DR)

Monday, October 15, 2018 - 11:45 | Written By: Benjamin Easton

Benjamin Easton is the Municipal Affairs Commissioner and a 2B Science and Business student. tl;dr: If you’re a Canadian citizen, 18 or older, and study at UW, show up at DC on October 22 between 10 a.m and 8 p.m. to vote for Mayor, City Council,...