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  1. Sep. 13, 2019Melissa McCorriston receives Vector Scholarship in Artificial Intelligence
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    Melissa McCorriston has received a Vector Scholarship in Artificial Intelligence from the Vector Institute. These $17,500 scholarships recognize promising scholars and researchers in Ontario and support their further studies in a top provincial artificial intelligence–related master’s program.

  2. Sep. 10, 2019Three faculty named Fellows of the Royal Society of Canada
    Raouf Boutaba and Srinivasan Keshav

    Three Faculty of Mathematics researchers have been named fellows of the Royal Society of Canada (RSC) and members of the Royal Society of Canada’s College of New Scholars, Artists and Scientists.

    They are among 93 new fellows elected by their peers for outstanding scholarly, scientific, and artistic achievement and 46 new members of the College across Canada announced today.

    The Faculty of Mathematics' new RSC fellows and members are:

  3. 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.

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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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