Category Archives: Releases

North House to Showcase solar innovation in Washington

WATERLOO, Ont. (Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2009) – One of only two Canadian teams in an international competition to develop a prefabriacted solar home will introduce their entry in Toronto this weekend – before boxing it up and shipping it to Washington D.C. Team North – comprised of students and faculty from the University of Waterloo, Ryerson University and Simon Fraser

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REAP Showcases latest IDEA Innovation at CDMN Canada 3.0 2012

STRATFORD, ON, April 24, 2012 /CNW/ – The University of Waterloo’s newest high-tech accelerator is showcasing some of the latest in interactive digital display technologies from an equally new ‘sandbox for serious play’ – the FELT Lab – throughout CDMN Canada 3.0 2012. Research Entrepreneurs Accelerating Prosperity (REAP) is bringing to this year’s forum some of the innovative technologies, related

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Waterloo earns two of 19 CERCs

Canada Excellence Research Chairs draw international research leaders in water and quantum information processing to Waterloo WATERLOO, Ont. (Monday, May 17, 2010) – The federal government is recognizing the research strength of the University of Waterloo by awarding two of only 19 Canada Excellence Research Chairs (CERCs), each funded at an unparalleled level in Canada – up to $10 million

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Waterloo launches SEED with more than $23 million in donations

WATERLOO, Ont. (Friday, Nov. 6, 2009) – The University of Waterloo is today launching North America’s first school focusing on environmentally responsible business and development with more than $23 million in donations. The school of environment, enterprise and development (SEED), centered in Waterloo’s faculty of environment, will provide sustainable solutions to key local and global environmental, social and developmental challenges

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Campaign Waterloo makes a $613.2 million impact on Canada, the world

WATERLOO, Ont. (Wednesday, Oct. 27, 2010) – Close to 250 volunteers and donors celebrated the closing of the second most successful university fundraising campaign in Canadian history. Campaign Waterloo ended with $613.2 million in donations, more than twice its original target, and is allowing the University of Waterloo to help transform Canada and the world in important areas that include

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