University of Waterloo

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The University of Waterloo (commonly referred to as Waterloo, UW, or UWaterloo) is a public research university with a main campus in Waterloo, Ontario, Canada.wikipedia
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Waterloo Warriors

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Waterloo's varsity teams, known as the Waterloo Warriors, compete in the Ontario University Athletics conference of the U Sports.
The Waterloo Warriors are the athletic teams that represent the University of Waterloo in Waterloo, Ontario, Canada.

University of Waterloo School of Optometry and Vision Science

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It grew substantially over the next decade, adding a faculty of arts in 1960, and the College of Optometry of Ontario (now the School of Optometry and Vision Science), which moved from Toronto in 1967.
The School of Optometry and Vision Science is one of the professional schools at the University of Waterloo.

Gerald Hagey

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When Gerald Hagey assumed the presidency of Waterloo College in 1953, he made it his priority to procure the funds necessary to expand the institution.
Joseph Gerald "Gerry" Hagey (September 28, 1904 – October 26, 1988) was a Canadian businessman, academic, and a founder and first president of the University of Waterloo in Waterloo, Ontario.

University of Western Ontario

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The institution was established on 1 July 1957 as the Waterloo College Associate Faculties, a semi-autonomous entity of Waterloo College, then an affiliate of the University of Western Ontario. The University of Waterloo traces its origins to Waterloo College, the academic outgrowth of Waterloo Lutheran Seminary, which was affiliated with the University of Western Ontario since 1925.
Similarly, Waterloo College of Arts became affiliated with Western in 1925; which eventually became today, the Wilfrid Laurier University (1960), emphasizing liberal arts, and the University of Waterloo, emphasizing engineering and science.

U15 Group of Canadian Research Universities

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Waterloo is a member of the U15, a group of research-intensive universities in Canada.
The core of the U15 began when executive heads of five universities in Ontario—McMaster University, Queen's University, University of Toronto, University of Waterloo and the University of Western Ontario—began to meet informally to consider mutual interests.

David Johnston

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In 2010, the Waterloo Research and Tech Park was renamed as the David Johnston Research and Technology Park, after David Johnston, the 28th Governor General of Canada and former president of the university.
He went on to work as a professor at various post-secondary institutions in Canada, eventually serving administrative roles as dean of law at the University of Western Ontario, principal of McGill University, and president of the University of Waterloo.

St. Jerome's University

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The legislative act was the result of a great deal of negotiation between Waterloo College, Waterloo College Associated Faculties, and St. Jerome's College, another denominational college in the City of Waterloo.
It is federated with the University of Waterloo.

Waterloo, Ontario

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The University of Waterloo (commonly referred to as Waterloo, UW, or UWaterloo) is a public research university with a main campus in Waterloo, Ontario, Canada.
The city's largest employers are Sun Life Financial, the University of Waterloo, Manulife Financial, BlackBerry, Sandvine and Wilfrid Laurier University.

Ira Needles

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The academic structure of the Associated Faculties was originally focused on co-operative education in the applied sciences—largely built around the proposals of Ira Needles.
Ira George Needles (1893–January 6, 1986 in Iowa) was the second chancellor of the University of Waterloo, holding the position from 1966 to 1975.

McMaster University

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Hagey soon became aware of the steps undertaken by McMaster University to make itself eligible for some provincial funding by establishing Hamilton College as a separate, non-denominational college affiliated with the university.
The Waterloo Regional Campus is in downtown Kitchener, where it shares facilities with the Health Sciences Campus of the University of Waterloo.

Wilfrid Laurier University

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The institution was established on 1 July 1957 as the Waterloo College Associate Faculties, a semi-autonomous entity of Waterloo College, then an affiliate of the University of Western Ontario. In February 1995, the former president of the university, James Downey, signed the Tri-University Group (TUG) agreement between Wilfrid Laurier University, and the University of Guelph. The University of Waterloo traces its origins to Waterloo College, the academic outgrowth of Waterloo Lutheran Seminary, which was affiliated with the University of Western Ontario since 1925.
The Balsillie School of International Affairs, opened in Uptown Waterloo in 2008, is a partnership between Laurier, the University of Waterloo, and the Centre for International Governance Innovation.

University of Waterloo Faculty of Applied Health Sciences

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The university had previously operated the Elliott Avedon Museum and Archive of Games, created by the Department of Recreation and Leisure Studies and previously managed by the university's Faculty of Applied Health Sciences.
The Faculty of Applied Health Sciences, commonly abbreviated as "AHS", is one of six faculties at the University of Waterloo in Waterloo, Ontario, Canada.

Elliott Avedon Museum and Archive of Games

Elliott Avedon Museum & Archive of Games
The university had previously operated the Elliott Avedon Museum and Archive of Games, created by the Department of Recreation and Leisure Studies and previously managed by the university's Faculty of Applied Health Sciences.
The Elliott Avedon Museum and Archive of Games was a public museum housed at the University of Waterloo, in Waterloo, Ontario, Canada.

University of Waterloo Stratford School of Interaction Design and Business

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The university also operates the Stratford School of Interaction Design and Business in Stratford, Ontario.
The Stratford School of Interaction Design and Business, also known as the University of Waterloo Stratford School and formerly the University of Waterloo Stratford Campus, is a satellite campus of the University of Waterloo located in Stratford, Ontario, Canada.

Kitchener, Ontario

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In addition, the university owns several other properties in Cambridge, Huntsville, Kitchener, and Stratford, Ontario.
"The fact is, Oktoberfest in Germany is a very localized festival. It really is a Munich festival. ... [Oktoberfest in Kitchener] celebrates only a 'tiny aspect' of German culture [Bavarian]", according to German studies professor James Skidmore of the University of Waterloo.

University of Guelph

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In February 1995, the former president of the university, James Downey, signed the Tri-University Group (TUG) agreement between Wilfrid Laurier University, and the University of Guelph.
The University of Guelph, along with University of Waterloo and Wilfrid Laurier University is a member of the Tri-University History group, which combines the history departments of the three universities at the graduate level. Graduate students are registered at one of the three universities according to their supervisor, but can take courses at any of the campuses.

University of Waterloo School of Architecture

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The university's School of Architecture uses a campus in Cambridge, Ontario, on the west bank of the Grand River.
The School of Architecture is one of the professional schools of the University of Waterloo.

Museum of Vision Science

Also owned and operated by the university is the Museum of Vision Science, which is at the university's School of Optometry building.
The Museum of Vision Science is a museum with physical and virtual displays of vision-related devices and instruments, located at the University of Waterloo in Waterloo, Ontario, Canada.

Stratford, Ontario

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In addition, the university owns several other properties in Cambridge, Huntsville, Kitchener, and Stratford, Ontario.
The Royal Bank of Canada opened a $300 million data centre here, Starwood Hotels is experimenting with a new type of call centre, and the University of Waterloo has opened a satellite campus with about 500 students specializing in digital media and information technology, and as the home of the technology forum Canada 3.0 and various technology companies.

Martin Luther University College

Waterloo Lutheran Seminary
The University of Waterloo traces its origins to Waterloo College, the academic outgrowth of Waterloo Lutheran Seminary, which was affiliated with the University of Western Ontario since 1925.
WCAF accepted its first cohort of students in 1957, and formally split from Waterloo College in 1959 to become the University of Waterloo.

Feridun Hamdullahpur

In March 2011, Feridun Hamdullahpur was announced as the sixth president of the university, having been interim president since October 2010.
Feridun Hamdullahpur (born 1954 (age 57)) is the president and vice-chancellor of the University of Waterloo.

Satellite campus

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The university also operates three satellite campuses and four affiliated university colleges.

University of Waterloo School of Pharmacy

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Another satellite campus of the university is the Health Sciences Campus in Kitchener, Ontario, which houses the School of Pharmacy.
The School of Pharmacy is a professional school of the University of Waterloo in Ontario, Canada, within the Faculty of Science.

Conrad Grebel University College

Conrad Grebel College
Conrad Grebel University College is a Mennonite university college that was chartered in 1961 and is religiously affiliated with the Mennonite Church Eastern Canada.
Conrad Grebel University College is a university college affiliated with the University of Waterloo in Waterloo, Ontario, Canada.

Renison University College

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Renison University College is an Anglican university college chartered in 1959; it entered an affiliation with the University of Waterloo in 1960 and is religiously affiliated with the Anglican Church of Canada.
Renison University College is an affiliated university college of the University of Waterloo and located in Waterloo, Ontario, Canada.