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  1. Jan. 14, 2021Coding the future of finance
    Chao Qian

    Two years into his undergraduate degree at Sichuan University, Chao Qian regretted his decision to study business management. “I came to the realization that management skills are better learned outside of the classroom,” he said. “I wanted to learn something more solid and quantitative. That’s where my journey to Waterloo began.”  

  2. Jan. 13, 2021Faculty of Mathematics professor Ihab Ilyas named ACM Fellow
    Ihab Ilyas is a professor in the University of Waterloo Faculty of Mathematics' David R. Cheriton School of Computer Science

    University of Waterloo Faculty of Mathematics professor Ihab Ilyas has been named a 2020 ACM Fellow for his contributions to data cleaning and data integration.

  3. Jan. 7, 2021Changing course
    Jonathan Lucki

    A year into his undergraduate degree at the University of Waterloo’s School of Accounting and Finance, Jonathan Lucki felt pulled in an unexpected direction. “My whole life, I had plans to be an accountant,” he remembered. "I ended up enrolling in the Math/Business Accounting program within the Faculty of Mathematics. But even before university, math had become my favourite subject in school and I found myself writing computer programs in my spare time for fun."

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  1. Jan. 11 to Feb. 4, 2021WARRIOR RESET
    Warrior reset program

    Warrior Reset - Kick off 2021 in style!

    Join us for the new WARRIOR RESET program that will run from January 11 - February 4. Deadline to register is January 10.

  2. Jan. 18, 2021Math Postdoc Workshop: Virtual Networking in Academia
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    In collaboration with the Centre for Career Action (CCA), the Faculty of Mathematics is hosting a Q&A session for Math postdocs on Virtual Networking in Academia on Monday, January 18 from 9:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. EST.  

  3. Jan. 29, 2021GRADflix

    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.

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