News & Tips for Students

EWO is committed to providing quick and interesting on-the-go blog posts for students across Ontario, Canada.


Our interactive blog posts make it easy for students to pick up helpful tips and information regarding education, co-operative education, how to get a job and much more!

EWO Webinar (recording) - WIL during COVID19 - the student perspective

Posted Jun 12th, 2020

A recording of today's webinar is now available.

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2019 EWO Co-op and WIL Student of the Year Awards

Posted Mar 31st, 2020

Announcing the winners for the College and University Awards for 2019.

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ECO Canada gains additional SWPP funding for co-op placements for Winter 2020

Posted Dec 6th, 2019

ECO Canada has been awarded an elevated level of coop funding from Employment Social Development Canada (ESDC) to extend coop funding to all STEAM (Science Technology, Engineering, Arts, Math) and Business programs for the Winter 2020 term.

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2019 Co-op/WIL Awards - nomination packages and forms now available

Posted Dec 2nd, 2019

The 2019 Co-op/WIL Awards nomination package guidelines and forms are now available from the "Awards" menu item.

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2018 EWO Co-op and WIL Student of the Year Awards

Posted Mar 18th, 2019

Announcing the winners for the College and University Awards for 2018.

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2017 EWO Co-op Student of the Year Award

Posted Mar 19th, 2018

The EWO Co-op Student of the Year Award recognizes Ontario Co-op students who have showcased exceptional job accomplishment, extra-curricular involvement, academic achievement and a strong contribution to Co-operative Education.

We are pleased to announce the winners along with three honourable mentions for the College and University Awards for 2017.

View 2017 Winners and Honourable Mentions

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5 Key Words to Include in Your Interview

5 Key Words to Include in Your Interview

Posted Apr 27th, 2015

Before heading to any interview, make sure you are fully prepared! Do some research and make sure to include key words that the interviewer may be waiting to hear.

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Beating Your Case of the Mondays

Beating Your Case of the Mondays

Posted Apr 6th, 2015

After the weekend, sometimes Monday’s can be a drag. Feeling those Monday Blues? Here’s what you can do to turn them around

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Reduce. Reuse. Recycle… The 3 R’s for Students

Reduce. Reuse. Recycle… The 3 R’s for Students

Posted Mar 25th, 2015

When the back-to-school shopping seasons rolls back around, save your stuff AND your money! Reduce the amount you buy, reuse what you have and recycle what you can!

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Co-op Student of the Year Awards 2014

Co-op Student of the Year Awards 2014

Posted Mar 23rd, 2015

EWO recognizes post-secondary students, Skye Wattie and Ali Zaheer, for being exceptional co-operative education ambassadors. Both students have been awarded EWO's Co-op Students of the Year for 2015.

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