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  1. Sep. 14, 2018Yuhao Dong, Woojung Kim and Raouf Boutaba win best student paper award at Blockchain-2018Yuhao Dong and Raouf Boutaba

    Computer science doctoral student Yuhao Dong, master’s student Woojung Kim, along with their supervisor Professor Raouf Boutaba, have received the best student paper award at Blockchain-2018, the 2018 IEEE International Conference on Blockchain.

  2. Sep. 13, 2018Can labels on slot machines promote healthier gambling?Slot machine. Photo credit:

    Professor Kevin Harrigan, Director of the Knowledge Translation Stream at Waterloo's Gambling Research Lab, and Professor Dan Brown, Director of the David R. Cheriton School of Computer Science, are determined to figure out the best way to educate players about the addictive properties of slot machines and how much money they might win or lose.

  3. Sep. 12, 2018Women in Computer Science offers programming workshops to the Waterloo communityStudents in a workshop with their laptops

    Programming can help students achieve more in their studies and allow faculty and staff to make light of repetitive and routine tasks, but many shy away from programming because learning to code can seem daunting.

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  1. Sep. 21 to 22, 20182018 Fall Math Reunionword banner

    Join us on Friday, September 21st and Saturday, September 22nd to REVISIT, REUNITE, and RELIVE your days in the Faculty of Mathematics.

    New for Friday night…its Alumni vs Students in the ultimate LOOP Elimination Tournament.  Battle through your classmates in quick 4 minute games of LOOP pool.

  2. Sep. 28, 2018Cybersecurity and Privacy Institute LaunchGraphical representation of cybersecurity with a lock

    Join us

    On Friday, September 28 we will launch the new Cybersecurity and Privacy Institute.

    The Institute brings together under one umbrella Waterloo’s 40 security researchers from across the University. These renowned experts are collaborating to uncover new approaches to security and privacy while also partnering with corporations and government to advance the application and implementation of cybersecurity and privacy technologies.

  3. Nov. 3, 2018Fall Open House

    This is your chance to:

    • Learn about the Faculty of Mathematics and all its programs
    • Chat with professors and students who have already been there
    • Attend a sample first-year lecture
    • Learn about co-op
    • Get tips on how to prepare for a math contest
    • Take a campus tour and visit our residences

    You can plan your day ahead of time with our Fall Open House Schedule.

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