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  1. Dec. 6, 2021Former computer science student Vitalik Buterin named in Forbes '30 under 30 hall of fame'
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    The founder of cryptocurrency Etherium and former computer science student Vitalik Buterin has been named in the recent Forbes '30 under 30 hall of fame.'

    On this tenth anniversary of the Forbes 30 under 30 lists, the publication included a best of the best from the past ten years, noting those who had been named the most times or consistently in the lists.

  2. Nov. 30, 2021The Giving Tuesday challenge is on for the Faculty of Mathematics
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    Today is Giving Tuesday, the annual celebration of generosity, designated for organizations in the non-profit, education and charitable sectors to make a broad appeal to donors. And the Faculty of Mathematics is on board!

  3. Nov. 29, 2021Upcoming keynote for International Day of Persons with Disabilities, December 3
    International Day for Persons with Disabilities

    December 3 this year is International Day of Persons with Disability, and the University of Waterloo is hosting a special keynote address by Chris Downey.

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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. Dec. 8, 20212021 TD Walter Bean Virtual Public Lecture
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    The Professorship in Environment 2021

    "MAD Water: Mobile, Adaptive & Decentralized Infrastructure for the Climate Change Era"

    In her talk, Dr.

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    The University of Waterloo, in partnership with Hong Kong Polytechnic University, has launched the world’s first international hub for vision science.

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