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The University of Waterloo's Faculty of Mathematics has the largest concentration of mathematical and computer science talent in the world. Perhaps the best testimony to Waterloo's standing and exceptional reputation is the quality and many achievements of the Faculty's teachers, researchers, alumni and students. With more than 8,000 graduate and undergraduate students, 240 full-time professors, and 300 courses in mathematics, statistics and computer science, the Faculty is a powerhouse of discovery and innovation.

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  1. June 21, 2018Michael Abebe receives prestigious 2018 Facebook Emerging Scholar AwardMichael Abebe

    PhD student Michael Abebe is one of six recipients worldwide and the only recipient from Canada to receive a prestigious 2018 Facebook Emerging Scholar Award.

  2. June 20, 2018Faculty of Mathematics announces the 2018 Golden Jubilee Research Excellence Award winnersGold medal

    Three faculty members have been awarded the 2018 Faculty of Mathematics Golden Jubilee Research Excellence Award. Jason Bell, Luke Postle, Daniel Vogel are each awarded $2,500. This honour is conferred to early or mid-career faculty members who have made outstanding research contributions, was established in 2017 to mark the 50th anniversary of the Faculty of Mathematics. 

  3. June 19, 2018Bench Dedication Ceremony in honor of Dr. GodambeBench with a plaque honouring Dr. Godambe

    On June 1, 2018 the Faculty of Mathematics held a Bench Dedication Ceremony in honor of Dr. Vidyadhar Prabakhar (V.P.) Godambe in the Mathematics 3 (M3) Atrium. The afternoon was a beautiful one, filled with memories, stories, paintings, photos, and of course, the official presentation of the Godambe benches.

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  1. July 10, 20181B Math Co-op Information Session

    This information session will be of interest to 1B Math students who are interested in applying to the co-op program.

    Application forms will be handed out at the event and will be available in the Math Undergrad Office, Math & Computer (MC) 4022 beginning July 11th.

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