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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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Student Experiences Startup Life

Working at a startup means that you and your small team are the only people responsible for your success. Startups in the Velocity Garage recognize this and often hire co-op students to help develop their businesses, and to give these…

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Entrepreneur Wes Worsfold is Velocity Garage’s New Coach

The software startups at Velocity Garage have a new coach – life-long entrepreneur and BitBakery CEO Wes Worsfold. Wes joined the Velocity team (led by Velocity director Mike Kirkup) to share the wisdoms of his many years of running software…