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  1. Sep. 10, 2019Raouf Boutaba and Srinivasan Keshav named Fellows of the Royal Society of Canada
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    Cheriton School of Computer Science Professors Raouf Boutaba and Srinivasan Keshav have been named fellows of the Royal Society of Canada.

  2. Sep. 6, 2019Award-winning combination: Math + Medicine
    Colin Phipps, AbbVie. Top 40 under 40 Chicago Scientists

    Colin Phipps (PhD ’14) always loved math and computer science, but he always wanted to apply those skills to a high impact field. He focused his graduate research on mathematical oncology under the supervision of Mohammad Kohandel in the Department of Applied Mathematics.

  3. Sep. 5, 2019Graduate studies: a consistent model for success
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    Four graduate students were awarded a departmental research presentation award by the Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science, but that's not all they have in common. They all came to Waterloo because they knew of the excellence of the Statistics programs, research, and professors. Their backgrounds vary, as do their research areas, but they have all had a great experience.

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  1. Sep. 16, 2019HeForShe Get Free Tour: Campus Rally and President's Lecture
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    The University of Waterloo is the first stop on the Canadian University Get Free Tour hosted by UN Women. The programming will begin at 9:30 a.m. with a campus rally to welcome the HeForShe tour bus and special guests. Join us for music, refreshments and HeForShe giveaways.

  2. Sep. 19, 2019Faculty of Mathematics Postdoc Appreciation Lunch
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    As part of Postdoc Appreciation Week (September 16th-20th), the Faculty of Mathematics is hosting an appreciation lunch on September 19th in MC 5501 from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm.

  3. Sep. 20, 2019 2019 Cheriton Research Symposium

    The David R. Cheriton School of Computer Science will be hosting the annual Cheriton Research Symposium in the Davis Centre.

    This year’s symposium consists of presentations by Cheriton Faculty Fellows, Dan Brown and Urs Hengartner. The full schedule is available online.

    Posters by David R. Cheriton Graduate Scholarship recipients will be on display in Davis Centre atrium from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

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