Events - 2016

Wednesday, December 7, 2016 — 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM EST
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The racist joke. The sexist slur. The stereotype. The response "it was only a joke" when the impact of the comment is named. In this interactive workshop, we will explore ways to "call in" the best of people.

Wednesday, November 30, 2016 — 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM EST
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Tuesday, November 8, 2016 — 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM EST
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Monday, November 7, 2016 — 4:30 PM to 6:30 PM EST
Women Career Panel
Monday, October 31, 2016 — 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM EDT
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Tuesday, October 25, 2016 — 12:30 PM to 1:20 PM EDT
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                                  Have you ever considered

                  Majoring in Pure Mathematics or Mathematical Finance?

                  Pursuing Graduate Studies in Pure Mathematics?

                                              Hear from:

Wednesday, September 28, 2016 — 5:00 PM to 6:20 PM EDT

The dominate idea of manhood affects us all. More and more men are beginning to stand up and speak out about their desire to redefine what it means to be a man today. Please sign up for this workshop if you are interested in joining the growing number of men working to make UW a safe campus for everyone.

Speaker: Stephen Soucie, Male Allies Against Sexual Violence

This workshop is for male identifying students only. Snacks provided.

Limited seating. Please register early.

Monday, September 26, 2016 — 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM EDT
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6:00 p.m.

Welcome
Featuring: Jo Atlee, Director of Women in Computer Science  

Kick Start Your Career
Featuring: Dessalen Wood, Vice President, Talent Development

Monday, September 19, 2016 — 4:30 PM to 6:30 PM EDT
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Female graduate students, post-docs and faculty are invited to mix and mingle over a delicious chocolate fountain.

Female-identifying math students welcome! Light snacks provided.

Please register!

Tuesday, September 13, 2016 — 4:30 PM to 6:00 PM EDT
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What I wish I knew when...

Hear from upper year students and first year instructors!

Female undergraduate and graduate students are invited to mingle with fellow students and professors.

Wednesday, September 7, 2016 — 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM EDT
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The racist joke. The sexist slur. The stereotype. The response "it was only a joke" when the impact of the comment is named. In this interactive workshop, we will explore ways to "call in" the best of people.

Wednesday, July 6, 2016 — 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM EDT
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Ask upper-years and grads questions like:

  • What's something you did outside of school that helped further your career?
  • What are some of the courses that you feel useful and recommend taking?

Student Panelists

Sunday, June 19, 2016 — 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM EDT
Thursday, June 16, 2016 — 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM EDT
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How I used Math and Software to get into every Fashion House in the world...

Tuesday, March 22, 2016 — 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM EDT
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Network with accomplished Math alumni.

Learn about diverse career opportunities.

How to land your dream job.

Find out what employers want to hear during interviews.


Alumni Speakers

Tuesday, March 15, 2016 — 11:30 AM to 1:30 PM EDT
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Learn the art of writing the perfect Thank You Note from Rachel Jenson, Career Advisor from CECA and get hands-on practice by helping the Faculty of Mathematics thank our wonderful supporters. 

Complimentary refreshments provided.

Wednesday, February 3, 2016 — 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM EST
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  • Network with accomplished Mathematics alumni.
  • Learn about different careers.
  • How to land your dream job.
  • Find out what employers want to hear during interviews.

Complimentary refreshments provided. Seating is limited. Everyone welcome! RSVP at mathalumni@uwaterloo.ca.

Wednesday, January 27, 2016 — 3:30 PM to 5:00 PM EST
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The Mathematics of Rubik's Cube

Can you solve a Rubik’s cube? What can mathematics tell us about solving Rubik’s cube?

On Wednesday, January 27th at 3:30 pm in MC 5501 (formerly MC 5158), the Women in Math Winter Lecture will be delivered by Matilde Lalin, Associate Professor at the University of Montréal. All are welcome to the talk; the title and abstract are below.

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