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The Alpha Comeback

With a successful Bootcamp week coming to an end for our Residents, Velocity is by no means slowing down its programs for the term. We’re just getting started. At the forefront of Velocity’s programs are the Velocity Alpha Workshops. Starting…


Velocity Foundry Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

Today we celebrated the official launch of Velocity’s new expansion to the program – Velocity Foundry. This morning’s Ribbon Cutting ceremony was the long awaited moment where Velocity could formally share it’s achievements and new ventures with the community. It was an…


Introduction to Velocity Foundry

Velocity would like to introduce you to the latest addition to the program; the Velocity Foundry. Launched this summer, the Foundry is a free co-working space designed to offer students and alumni the equipment, network, and mentorship vital to establish…


The Velocity Bootcamp Report

On the wake of the new semester, Velocity Bootcamp rode in this week with a wave of exciting icebreakers, events, activities, presentations, and workshops. Officially kicking off on Monday, September 8th, this year’s Bootcamp saw 13 returning residents and introduced…


The Return of Velocity Bootcamp

As summer makes its exit with its last few days of nice weather, and fall creeps its way in, the change in leaves brings in a new school term at the University of Waterloo. With the shift in seasons and…


Hack The North: A Place to Create Amazing Technology

The #HacktheNorth hackathon, set for September 19-21 at the University of Waterloo, is a monumental hackathon with over 1,000 participants. This makes it the largest hacking event in Canada. Students with different technical backgrounds and skill levels will come together…