Conestoga names expanded Waterloo campus after pres

October 22, 2018

Conestoga College has opened its newly expanded Waterloo campus. A Conestoga release states that the $58M project provides 150,000 additional square feet of classroom, lab and student space, and features state-of-the-art culinary and hospitality labs, a new, student-run restaurant, technology-enabled classrooms, and Welcome Centre. Cowan Foundation Chair Maureen Cowan, announced that the facility will be named after current Conestoga President John Tibbits. “When you look at how far Conestoga College has come it’s truly phenomenal, and I don’t think anybody would disagree that John Tibbits' leadership has been the primary driver behind Conestoga’s development and success,” Cowan stated. The Foundation contributed $4M to the project. ConestogaWaterloo Region Record