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enPure Math participates in Math Teach-Off
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<img typeof="foaf:Image" src="https://uwaterloo.ca/pure-mathematics/sites/ca.pure-mathematics/files/styles/thumbnail/public/uploads/images/math-teach-off_0.jpg?itok=W4hy_Ari" width="100" height="67" alt="Math Teach-Off instructors and organizers" />
<p>Friday, March 17, 2023</p>
<p><img alt="Math Teach-Off instructors and organizers" class="image-body-500px-wide image-right" height="333" src="/pure-mathematics/sites/ca.pure-mathematics/files/styles/body-500px-wide/public/uploads/images/math-teach-off.jpg?itok=9_P7nVVj" width="500" />On March 1, 2023, Pure Math participated in the first ever "Math Teach-Off" event. The premise of the event was simple: three groups of students would take a quiz on a mathematical concept.</p>Friday, March 17, 2023854https://uwaterloo.ca/pure-mathematics/news/pure-math-participates-math-teachDavid McKinnon wins Award for Excellence in Graduate Supervision
https://uwaterloo.ca/pure-mathematics/news/david-mckinnon-wins-award-excellence-graduate-supervision
<img typeof="foaf:Image" src="https://uwaterloo.ca/pure-mathematics/sites/ca.pure-mathematics/files/styles/thumbnail/public/uploads/images/mckinnon-2_0.jpg?itok=4lh3bBGp" width="66" height="100" alt="David McKinnon" />
<p>Monday, March 6, 2023</p>
<p><img alt="David McKinnon" class="image-right" height="330" src="/pure-mathematics/sites/ca.pure-mathematics/files/styles/sidebar-220px-wide/public/uploads/images/mckinnon.jpg?itok=3b0I4aBL" width="220" />Pure Math Professor David McKinnon has won the University of Waterloo's Award for Excellence in Graduate Supervision!</p>Monday, March 6, 2023854https://uwaterloo.ca/pure-mathematics/news/david-mckinnon-wins-award-excellence-graduate-supervisionJacob Campbell receives Graduate Research Excellence Award
https://uwaterloo.ca/pure-mathematics/news/jacob-campbell-receives-graduate-research-excellence-award
<p>Wednesday, March 1, 2023</p>
<p>Congratulations to Pure Math PhD candidate Jacob Campbell, a 2023 recipient of the Faculty of Mathematics Graduate Research Excellence Award. The prestigious recognition comes with a $5,000 cash prize and is conferred annually to two graduate students in the Faculty of Mathematics who have authored or co-authored an outstanding research paper. Jacob shares this honour with recent Computer Science master’s graduate Mahbod Majid.</p>
<p><a href="https://uwaterloo.ca/math/news/jacob-campbell-and-mahbod-majid-receive-graduate-research">Real the full article here.</a></p>
Wednesday, March 1, 2023854https://uwaterloo.ca/pure-mathematics/news/jacob-campbell-receives-graduate-research-excellence-awardRemembering Professor Ed Moskal
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<p>Monday, December 12, 2022</p>
<p><img alt="Ed Moskal" class="image-right" height="312" src="/pure-mathematics/sites/ca.pure-mathematics/files/uploads/images/1209moskal78.png" width="220" /></p>
<p>Retiree <a href="https://www.dignitymemorial.com/en-ca/obituaries/kitchener-on/edward-moskal-11025874">Dr. Edward Moskal</a> passed away on November 17, 2022.</p>
<p>Born in Timmins in 1938, Moskal received a B.Sc. in mathematics and physics from the University of Toronto in 1961 and a PhD in mathematics from the University of Illinois−Urbana in 1966.</p>Monday, December 12, 2022854https://uwaterloo.ca/pure-mathematics/news/remembering-professor-ed-moskalVern Paulsen and Satish Pandey win prize for their Australian Math Society paper
https://uwaterloo.ca/pure-mathematics/news/vern-paulsen-and-satish-pandey-win-prize-their-australian
<p>Wednesday, December 7, 2022</p>
<p>Vern Paulsen and Satish Pandey, a recent Pure Math retiree and a recent Pure Math PhD grad, have won the <a href="https://austms.org.au/publications/mahony-neumann-room-prize/">Australian Mathematical Society’s Mahony-Neumann-Room Prize</a>! Announced December 6, 2022, the Prize is for their paper “A spectral characterization of AN operators”, which appeared in the Journal of the Australian Mathematical Society. Congratulations Vern and Satish!</p>
Wednesday, December 7, 2022854https://uwaterloo.ca/pure-mathematics/news/vern-paulsen-and-satish-pandey-win-prize-their-australianKathryn Hare named Distinguished Professor Emerita
https://uwaterloo.ca/pure-mathematics/news/kathryn-hare-named-distinguished-professor-emerita
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<p>Wednesday, May 25, 2022</p>
<p><img alt="Kathryn Hare" class="image-right" height="400" src="/pure-mathematics/sites/ca.pure-mathematics/files/uploads/images/hare-kathryn_1_0.png" width="300" /></p>
<p>Kathryn Hare from the Department of Pure Mathematics has been named Distinguished Professor Emerita in recognition of her storied career at Waterloo.</p>
<p>Hare has been a mainstay in Pure Math since 1988 when she first took up a role as an assistant professor. She had previously attended Waterloo as an undergraduate student, completing a BMath in 1981.</p>Wednesday, May 25, 202215344https://uwaterloo.ca/pure-mathematics/news/kathryn-hare-named-distinguished-professor-emeritaWilliam Slofstra awarded University Research Chair
https://uwaterloo.ca/pure-mathematics/news/william-slofstra-awarded-university-research-chair
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<p>Friday, May 20, 2022</p>
<p><img alt="William Slofstra" class="image-body-500px-wide image-right" height="233" src="/pure-mathematics/sites/ca.pure-mathematics/files/resize/styles/body-500px-wide/public/uploads/images/w-slofstra_0-350x233-350x233.jpg?itok=HWQ4AFrs" width="350" /></p>
<p>A researcher in the Department of Pure Mathematics is among the latest winners of a University Research Chair.</p>
<p>Awarded by the Office of the Provost, a University Research Chair recognizes exceptional achievement and pre-eminence in a particular field of knowledge.</p>Friday, May 20, 202215344https://uwaterloo.ca/pure-mathematics/news/william-slofstra-awarded-university-research-chairPatrick Naylor wins Mathematics Doctoral Prize
https://uwaterloo.ca/pure-mathematics/news/patrick-naylor-wins-mathematics-doctoral-prize
<img typeof="foaf:Image" src="https://uwaterloo.ca/pure-mathematics/sites/ca.pure-mathematics/files/styles/thumbnail/public/uploads/images/thumbnail_1.jpg?itok=i6gBY7OG" width="100" height="100" alt="Patrick Naylor" />
<p>Thursday, April 28, 2022</p>
<p><img alt="Patrick Naylor" class="image-body-500px-wide image-right" height="350" src="/pure-mathematics/sites/ca.pure-mathematics/files/resize/styles/body-500px-wide/public/uploads/images/thumbnail_1-350x350.jpg?itok=7SJabpMB" width="350" />Patrick Naylor, who recently completed a PhD in the Department of Pure Mathematics, has won first place in the 2022 Mathematics Doctoral Prize.</p>Thursday, April 28, 202215344https://uwaterloo.ca/pure-mathematics/news/patrick-naylor-wins-mathematics-doctoral-prizeMatthew Satriano awarded Faculty of Mathematics Research Chair
https://uwaterloo.ca/pure-mathematics/news/matthew-satriano-awarded-faculty-mathematics-research-chair
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<p>Wednesday, September 8, 2021</p>
<p><img alt="Matthew Satriano" class="image-right" height="330" src="/pure-mathematics/sites/ca.pure-mathematics/files/uploads/images/satriano_1_0.png" width="220" />The Faculty of Mathematics has named Matthew Satriano as one of its Research Chairs for the 2021-2022 academic year.</p>
<p>The award recognizes exceptional scholarly achievement and outstanding contributions to a field of knowledge. Some of the most prolific scholars in the Faculty of Mathematics have held Research Chairs, and Satriano continues the trend of excellence.</p>Wednesday, September 8, 202115344https://uwaterloo.ca/pure-mathematics/news/matthew-satriano-awarded-faculty-mathematics-research-chairUndergraduate award winners announced
https://uwaterloo.ca/pure-mathematics/news/undergraduate-award-winners-announced
<p>Wednesday, August 4, 2021</p>
<p>We are very pleased to <a href="/pure-mathematics/undergraduate-studies/undergraduate-student-awards">announce the winners</a> of the 2020/21 Pure Mathematics Silver Awards and the Undergraduate Research Prize.</p>
<p>The Pure Mathematics Silver Award recognizes mathematical excellence in Pure Math and Mathematical Finance. This year's recipients are:</p>Wednesday, August 4, 2021854https://uwaterloo.ca/pure-mathematics/news/undergraduate-award-winners-announced