2019 INTERNATIONAL WOMEN'S DAY PACESETTERS FORUM
On March 8, 2019 the Faculty of Mathematics, in collaboration with the Women in Mathematics Committee, HeForShe Committee, and the Women in Computer Science Committee, celebrated International Women’s Day by hosting a Pacesetter Forum. This spectacular event offered students the opportunity to experience a unique, fast-paced afternoon where alumni, friends, and faculty shared career advice in areas ranging from soft skills to technical skills, entrepreneurship to leadership, industry to academic, and everything in between!
COFFEE AND CHAT WITH DR. MALABIKA PRAMANIK
On Tuesday, May 29th graduate students, post doctoral fellows, and faculty members were invited for a coffee and chat with University of British Columbia's Math Professor, Dr. Malabika Pramanik.
Short Bio: Dr. Pramanik is a professor at the University of British Columbia and has won awards for both her research and her teaching. She has been very actively involved in encouraging women in mathematics, including as organizer and guest speaker at conferences and workshops for women mathematicians. She has served on the Canadian Math Society - Women in Math committee and is currently a Vice President of the CMS.