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  1. Jan. 13, 2022Computer scientists part of research team awarded $24 million for BIOSCAN project
    Lila Kari and Tamer Ozsu

    Two researchers in the Cheriton School of Computer Science are part of a research team that was recently awarded $24 million CAD by Canada’s New Frontiers in Research Fund as part of the BIOSCAN project, which aims to catalogue biodiversity.

  2. Jan. 11, 2022Computer science undergraduates named in 2022 CRA Outstanding Undergraduate Researcher Awards
    Nicholas Vadivelu, Kelvin Jiang, Sourav Biswas, and Vikram Subramanian

    Computer science undergraduate students (l-r) Nicholas Vadivelu, Kelvin Jiang, Sourav Biswas, and Vikram Subramanian were named in the annual CRA awards program.

  3. Jan. 10, 2022New funding portal for researchers in the Faculty of Mathematics 
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    Pivot-RP is a new searchable database of research funding opportunities for Waterloo researchers, purchased and supported by the Office of Research and launched in August 2021.  

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  1. Nov. 17, 2021 to Jan. @31, 2022GRADflix 2021-2022

    GRADflix is a research communication opportunity for graduate students. Participants will create a video, moving slide show, or animation of no longer than 60 seconds (one minute) in length that describes their research.

    Learn more about GRADflix, register to compete, view the eligibility and rules, etc. on the GRADflix website.

  2. Jan. 18 to 20, 2022Waterloo AI and WIN Joint Workshop on “Artificial Intelligence for Science & Engineering”
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  3. June 4, 2022Double Degree Program 20th Anniversary Celebration
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    The University of Waterloo and Wilfrid Laurier University are proud to announce that we have crossed another milestone in the history of the Double Degree program.

    This year we celebrated 20 fabulous years!

    Join us in person or virtually on Saturday, June 4, 2022, to celebrate 20 years. Check back in the new year for event details.

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