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The University of Waterloo's Faculty of Mathematics has the largest concentration of mathematical and computer science talent in the world. Perhaps the best testimony to Waterloo's standing and exceptional reputation is the quality and many achievements of the Faculty's teachers, researchers, alumni and students. With more than 8,000 graduate and undergraduate students, 240 full-time professors, and 500 courses in mathematics, statistics and computer science, the Faculty is a powerhouse of discovery and innovation.

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  1. Aug. 3, 2017IOI 2017IOI 2017 Team Canada

    Troy Vasiga and I are proud to announce the accomplishments of the four contestants representing Canada at the International Olympiad in Informatics held in Tehran, Iran from July 28, 2017 to August 4, 2017.

  2. June 16, 2017Spring Convocation 2017

    Congratulations to today's graduates and honorees!

    From the University of Waterloo Daily Bulletin:

    Today, graduating students in the Faculty of Mathematics will receive their degrees. Follow along with the Convocation livestream.

  3. June 6, 2017Rudi Chen wins the Jessie W. H. Zou Memorial Award

    The sixth annual Jessie W.H. Zou Memorial Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Research has been awarded to graduating student Rudi Chen.

    Rudi was nominated by Professor Peter van Beek, with whom he worked as an NSERC undergraduate research assistant. He is completing Bachelor of Computer Science degree.

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  1. Oct. 18, 2017Waterloo Math and Engineering Alumni Reception at Clarke’s in Bostonclarke's sign

    You’re invited to catch up with your classmates from Waterloo Math and Engineering, hear what’s new on campus, and meet local students working in the area. Let’s celebrate Canada’s 150th and UWaterloo’s 60th birthday together!

  2. Nov. 2, 2017#WeBelongInTech – Saluting the Female Tech Trailblazer espace

    Join fellow alumni, and Stephen M. Watt, Dean of the Faculty of Mathematics, in Montreal for an inspiring alumni event. Celebrating the Female Tech Trailblazer will feature short, ted-style talks highlighting speakers’ incredible contributions to technology and the work being done to remove the barriers for young women considering a career in tech.

  3. Nov. 7, 20171B Math Co-op Information Session

    This information session will be of interest to 1B Math students who are interested in applying to the co-op program.

    Application forms will be handed out at the event and will be available in the Math Undergrad Office, Math & Computer (MC) 4022 beginning November 8th.

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