Events - 2022

Saturday, September 24, 2022 — 8:00 PM EDT
Truth Values poster featuring Gioia De Cari
Thursday, November 24, 2022 — 4:30 PM EST
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2nd, 3rd, and 4th year undergraduates are invited to an information session and learn more about graduate studies in Mathematics.  You will have the chance to speak with department representatives and ask questions about programs in:

Wednesday, November 16, 2022 — 12:00 PM EST
Women in Mathematics Directed Reading Program Lunch & Learn event image with logo and outlines of calculator, ruler, protractor,

WiM Directed Reading Program (DRP) initiative aims to provide undergraduate students with the opportunity to work with graduate students on a mathematical project.

Wednesday, November 9, 2022 — 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM EST
Dr. Ed Doolittle lecture event poster

The Faculty of Mathematics is pleased to host a special guest lecture by Dr. Edward Doolittle, an expert in the Indigenization of Mathematics. He will be sharing his expertise during a lecture on November 9, 2022, from 2 to 3 p.m. in DC 1302.

Friday, November 4, 2022 (all day) to Tuesday, November 22, 2022 (all day)
Ukraine exhibit poster with details of event

In May, the University of Waterloo welcomed over 30 Ukrainian students to our campus, whose education had been disrupted by the war in Ukraine.

The Ukrainian Photo Exhibit was created by these students to raise awareness and highlight the impact that the war in Ukraine is having on academics and civilians.

Saturday, October 1, 2022 — 3:00 PM EDT
Wes Graham Symposium banner

The Faculty of Mathematics and the Faculty of Health invite you to join us on Saturday, October 1, at the Wes Graham Symposium, a celebration of research and innovation made possible by the legacy of 

Thursday, September 29, 2022 (all day) to Saturday, October 1, 2022 (all day)
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Grab your Waterloo gear and get ready to celebrate at Alumni Black and Gold Day this fall! 

Join us from September 29 to October 1, 2022! Registration opens Friday, August 19, 2022.

Find out more on the University of Waterloo Alumni Website

Tuesday, September 20, 2022 (all day) to Thursday, September 22, 2022 (all day)
A key cutout of a puzzle piece over the event title "Key Clues"

Put your code cracking skills to the test with Key Clues! This Faculty-wide puzzle-solving competition is organized and run by volunteers from the Faculty of Mathematics.

Wednesday, September 14, 2022 — 4:30 PM to 6:00 PM EDT
WiM Fall Welcome banner

The Women in Mathematics (WiM) welcomes incoming, and returning students, to our community during our Fall WiM Welcome Event.

Wednesday, September 14, 2022 (all day)
Wellness Lawn Games, September 14


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Thursday, September 8, 2022 — 5:30 PM EDT
Faculty Reception & Dinner banner

The Math Faculty is excited to host a Faculty Reception and Dinner to celebrate and recognize the awards and achievements of our faculty, welcome new faculty and, recognize retiring faculty members and their contributions. 

This is an invite only event.

Saturday, June 4, 2022 — 3:30 PM to 5:00 PM EDT
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The University of Waterloo and Wilfrid Laurier University are proud that we have crossed another milestone in the history of the Double Degree program. In 2021, we celebrated 20 fabulous years!

Join us in person on Saturday, June 4 for a celebratory reception. See fellow classmates, current students and program faculty members.

Door Prizes! Complimentary Refreshments! Cash Bar!

Saturday, June 4, 2022 — 10:00 AM to 5:30 PM EDT
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Join us on Saturday, June 4, 2022! Alumni Weekend is a special time for all University of Waterloo alumni to reconnect, reminisce and revisit campus.

Wednesday, April 20, 2022 — 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM EDT
Grad Class send off 2022

Congratulations Class of 2022!

The Faculty of Mathematics invites you to join us for Grad Class Send-Off 2022 to celebrate and honour your achievements. Register below to attend and to receive a commemorative champagne flute!  

Monday, March 14, 2022 — 8:00 PM HKT
Dean's Lecture Series Banner in Pink

8:00 am (ET) | 5:00 am Van/SF | 12:00 pm London, UK | 5:30 pm New Delhi, India | 8:00 pm Hong Kong, China

Celebrate Pi Day with an exclusive update and conversation about how the University of Waterloo is positioning itself to play an important role in meeting the world's current and future health challenges with the Faculty of Mathematics Dean, Mark Giesbrecht

The Dean will showcase the vision for the Faculty and our commitment to our international alumni, especially those in Hong Kong and the surrounding area.#DeansLectureHK

Thursday, March 10, 2022 — 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM EST
Health Women's Day banner

From day to day, you might fill the role of a student, parent, caregiver, or one of many other roles. Regardless of the one (or many!) you play, we all face the challenge of keeping well.

Monday, February 28, 2022 — 6:30 PM EST

Are we ready for the quantum era?

Monday, February 28th from 6:30-8:00 p.m.

Speakers: Michele Mosca and Sara Zafar Jafarzadeh

Quantum mechanics enables powerful new tools and capabilities. Despite the many anticipated positive applications, some of the tools would threaten the security of the digital tools and platforms upon which we increasingly rely, such as Internet of Things devices, e-commerce, e-Health and more. And some of the tools enable new methods for protecting privacy and the security of information and digital systems.

Thursday, February 17, 2022 — 4:00 PM EST
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Statistical Learning of Noisy Data

Join WiM for a 45 Minute talk with Professor Grace Y. Yi and a Q&A session to follow.

Register today to attend the WiM Winter Colloquium 2022.

Tuesday, January 18, 2022 — 8:45 AM to Thursday, January 20, 2022 — 2:30 PM EST
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Wednesday, November 17, 2021 (all day) to Monday, January 31, 2022 (all day)

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.

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