Mathematics
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enWho was the first famous female mathematician?
https://uwaterloo.ca/math/news/who-was-first-famous-female-mathematician
<p><time datetime="2024-02-29T12:00:00Z" class="datetime">Thursday, February 29, 2024</time></p>
<p>Hypatia (c.350-415 AD) was a teacher, philosopher, and mathematician who lived in Alexandria, Egypt. </p>
Melodie Roschmanhttps://uwaterloo.ca/math/news/who-was-first-famous-female-mathematicianMath Majors: Biostatistics
https://uwaterloo.ca/math/news/math-majors-biostatistics
<p><time datetime="2024-02-26T12:00:00Z" class="datetime">Monday, February 26, 2024</time></p>
<p class="MsoNoSpacing"><span><span><span><span><span><span><span><span>In this one-of-a-kind major offered by the Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science, students learn to analyze disease and public health data to better the public good. </span></span></span></span></span></span></span></span></p>
Melodie Roschmanhttps://uwaterloo.ca/math/news/math-majors-biostatisticsBob Moses, math activist
https://uwaterloo.ca/math/news/bob-moses-math-activist
<p><time datetime="2024-02-23T12:00:00Z" class="datetime">Friday, February 23, 2024</time></p>
<p><span><span>Moses was convinced that the next step in civil rights was educational equality.</span></span></p>
Melodie Roschmanhttps://uwaterloo.ca/math/news/bob-moses-math-activistMath-founded startup Float secures $50 million in financing
https://uwaterloo.ca/math/news/math-founded-startup-float-secures-50-million-financing
<p><time datetime="2024-02-23T12:00:00Z" class="datetime">Friday, February 23, 2024</time></p>
<p>Velocity-linked software company Float has secured $50 million in financing from Silicon Valley Bank to expand its financial services offerings to customers.</p>
Melodie Roschmanhttps://uwaterloo.ca/math/news/math-founded-startup-float-secures-50-million-financingKatherine Johnson, human computer
https://uwaterloo.ca/math/news/katherine-johnson-human-computer
<p><time datetime="2024-02-16T12:00:00Z" class="datetime">Friday, February 16, 2024</time></p>
<p>In 2015, President Barack Obama awarded Johnson the Presidential Medal of Freedom in recognition of the boundaries she helped break, both in society and in space.</p>
Melodie Roschmanhttps://uwaterloo.ca/math/news/katherine-johnson-human-computerLove squared: four math power couples you might not have heard of
https://uwaterloo.ca/math/news/love-squared-four-math-power-couples-you-might-not-have
<p><time datetime="2024-02-14T12:00:00Z" class="datetime">Wednesday, February 14, 2024</time></p>
<p>This Valentine’s Day, we’re highlighting four couples whose meeting of hearts was also a meeting of the mathematical minds. </p>
Melodie Roschmanhttps://uwaterloo.ca/math/news/love-squared-four-math-power-couples-you-might-not-haveSecond-annual Scotiabank Data Science Discovery Days prepares students to work with AI
https://uwaterloo.ca/math/news/second-annual-scotiabank-data-science-discovery-days
<p><time datetime="2024-02-12T12:00:00Z" class="datetime">Monday, February 12, 2024</time></p>
<p class="MsoNoSpacing"><span><span><span><span><span><span><span>More than 150 students participated last week in the second annual Scotiabank Data Science Discovery Days. </span></span></span></span></span></span></span></p>
Melodie Roschmanhttps://uwaterloo.ca/math/news/second-annual-scotiabank-data-science-discovery-daysWho built the first American clock?
https://uwaterloo.ca/math/news/who-built-first-american-clock
<p><time datetime="2024-02-09T12:00:00Z" class="datetime">Friday, February 9, 2024</time></p>
<p>Benjamin Banneker was a self-taught mathematician, astronomer, and writer who lived in the 18<sup>th</sup> century.</p>
Melodie Roschmanhttps://uwaterloo.ca/math/news/who-built-first-american-clockCS start-up Safi receives $15,000 grant from Up Start program
https://uwaterloo.ca/math/news/cs-start-safi-receives-15000-grant-start-program
<p><time datetime="2024-02-08T12:00:00Z" class="datetime">Thursday, February 8, 2024</time></p>
<p>Start-up Safi received a grant of $15,000 from Waterloo Ventures, administered by Waterloo Commercialization Office (WatCo) and Velocity’s Up Start program. <br />
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Melodie Roschmanhttps://uwaterloo.ca/math/news/cs-start-safi-receives-15000-grant-start-programUWaterloo joins Post-Quantum Cryptography Alliance
https://uwaterloo.ca/math/news/uwaterloo-joins-post-quantum-cryptography-alliance
<p><time datetime="2024-02-07T12:00:00Z" class="datetime">Wednesday, February 7, 2024</time></p>
<p>Project unites industry leaders, researchers and developers to drive advancement of open-source post-quantum cryptography</p>
Melodie Roschmanhttps://uwaterloo.ca/math/news/uwaterloo-joins-post-quantum-cryptography-alliance