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commsp@cms.math.caMon, 23 Oct 2017 08:12 EDTMon, 23 Oct 2017 08:12 EDT<![CDATA[Dr. Joseph Khoury named recipient of the 2017 Graham Wright Distinguished Service Award]]>
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<img border="0" align="left" src="https://cms.math.ca/opsmedia/news_thumbnails/JKHOURY.png" height="130" width="96" hspace="6" style="margin:6px; border:thin solid #000"><span style=", serif; Times New Roman" font-family: " font-size: 11pt;">OTTAWA – The Canadian Mathematical Society is pleased to announce that Dr. Joseph Khoury (Ottawa) is named the 2017 recipient of the Graham Wright Award for Distinguished Service. Dr. Khoury will be presented the award at the CMS Winter meeting in Waterloo, December 8-11, 2017.</span>
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The American Mathematical Society (AMS) is again conducting its championship contest, Who Wants to Be a Mathematician, for high school students in the US, Canada, and UK with a top prize of US$5,000 for the winning student and US$5,000 for the math department of that student’s school. There is no fee to participate<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/CanadianMathCommunityNews/~4/Miy24shKgmw" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>https://cms.math.ca/News/item/198/enTue, 05 Sep 2017 00:00 EDThttps://cms.math.ca/Competitions/WhoWantstobeaMathematician<![CDATA[Richard Hoshino named 2017 Adrien Pouliot Recipient]]>
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<img border="0" align="left" src="https://cms.math.ca/opsmedia/news_thumbnails/richardhoshinosmall_uRMa0Od.jpg" height="102" width="102" hspace="6" style="margin:6px; border:thin solid #000">The Canadian Mathematical Society is pleased to announce that Richard Hoshino (Quest) is the recipient of the 2017 Adrien Pouliot Award for significant and sustained contributions to mathematics education in Canada.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/CanadianMathCommunityNews/~4/W4uUxhpyKNI" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>https://cms.math.ca/News/item/197/enFri, 01 Sep 2017 00:00 EDThttps://cms.math.ca/MediaReleases/2017/ap-award2017<![CDATA[Alan Beardon receives the 2017 G. de B. Robinson Award]]>
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<img border="0" align="left" src="https://cms.math.ca/opsmedia/news_thumbnails/Beardonsm.jpg" height="118" width="100" hspace="6" style="margin:6px; border:thin solid #000">The Canadian Mathematical Society is pleased to announce that Dr. Alan Beardon has been named the recipient of the 2017 G. de B. Robinson Award for his paper on Non-discrete frieze groups published in the Canadian Mathematical Bulletin (Canad. Math. Bull. 59 (2016), 234-243). <img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/CanadianMathCommunityNews/~4/jkm1zlvzanw" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>https://cms.math.ca/News/item/195/enFri, 16 Jun 2017 00:00 EDThttps://cms.math.ca/MediaReleases/2017/GdeBRobinson.html<![CDATA[2017 CMS Excellence in Teaching award winner Professor Bernard Hodgson]]>
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<img border="0" align="left" src="https://cms.math.ca/opsmedia/news_thumbnails/Hodgsonsm.JPG" height="127" width="100" hspace="6" style="margin:6px; border:thin solid #000">Professor Bernard Hodgson (Université Laval) has been named the recipient of the 2017 CMS Excellence in Teaching Award. Hodgson will receive the award and present a prize lecture at the CMS Winter Meeting in Waterloo, Ontario, December 2017.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/CanadianMathCommunityNews/~4/M3LAvZvsHLk" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>https://cms.math.ca/News/item/193/enWed, 14 Jun 2017 00:00 EDThttps://cms.math.ca/MediaReleases/2017/ETAward<![CDATA[Dr. Konstantin Tikhomirov to receive the 2017 CMS Doctoral Prize]]>
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<img border="0" align="left" src="https://cms.math.ca/opsmedia/news_thumbnails/Konstantinsm.jpg" height="154" width="100" hspace="6" style="margin:6px; border:thin solid #000">The Canadian Mathematical Society is pleased to announce that Dr. Konstantin Tikhomirov has been named the recipient of the 2017 CMS Doctoral Prize. Tikhomirov will receive the award and present a prize lecture during the CMS Winter Meeting in Waterloo, Ontario, December 2017<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/CanadianMathCommunityNews/~4/t30cy-rWRNU" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>https://cms.math.ca/News/item/194/enWed, 14 Jun 2017 00:00 EDThttps://cms.math.ca/MediaReleases/2017/Doctoral<![CDATA[Math Team Canada Poised to Take on the World]]>
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<img border="0" align="left" src="https://cms.math.ca/opsmedia/news_thumbnails/IMO_logo.png" height="69" width="100" hspace="6" style="margin:6px; border:thin solid #000">The Canadian Mathematical Society (CMS) is pleased to announce that Canada’s six top math students are on their way to compete at the 58<sup>th</sup> International Mathematical Olympiad (IMO) in Rio de Janeiro July 12 – 23, 2017.The six students were chosen by the Canadian Mathematical Society IMO committee, largely based on the results of the Canadian Open Mathematics Challenge (November 2016) and the Canadian Mathematical Olympiad (March 2017).
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Math Team Canada 2017 is: <b>Qi Qi</b> (Burnaby); <b>Ruizhou Yang</b> (Vancouver); <b>Thomas Guo </b>(Markham); <b>Ruiming (Max) Xiong</b> (Calgary); <b>Victor Rong</b> (Toronto); <b>William Zhao</b> (Toronto)<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/CanadianMathCommunityNews/~4/NH41KqmPS1c" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>https://cms.math.ca/News/item/192/enFri, 09 Jun 2017 00:00 EDThttps://cms.math.ca/MediaReleases/2017/IMOteam2017<![CDATA[Jonathan Borwein Commemorative Conference]]>
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The Jonathan Borwein Commemorative Conference will take place Septenber 25 - 27 in Newcastle, Australia.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/CanadianMathCommunityNews/~4/0C1N_EJ7yUQ" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>https://cms.math.ca/News/item/191/enTue, 06 Jun 2017 00:00 EDThttps://cms.math.ca/MediaReleases/2017/borwein-conference<![CDATA[49th Canadian Mathematical Olympiad Winners]]>
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<b>FIRST PRIZE and the Canadian Mathematical Olympiad Cup – Thomas Guo</b>
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THIRD PRIZE – Victor Rong<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/CanadianMathCommunityNews/~4/0ZKOCP8XZhw" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>https://cms.math.ca/News/item/189/enFri, 19 May 2017 00:00 EDThttps://cms.math.ca/MediaReleases/2017/2017cmo-results.html<![CDATA[Professor Sabin Cautis to receive the <i>2017 CMS Coxeter-James Prize</i>]]>
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<img border="0" align="left" src="https://cms.math.ca/opsmedia/news_thumbnails/rsz_1rsz_cautis2.jpg" height="106" width="105" hspace="6" style="margin:6px; border:thin solid #000">The Canadian Mathematical Society (CMS) is pleased to announce that <b>Professor Sabin Cautis</b> (University of British Columbia), an internationally recognized researcher and an expert in geometric representation theory and categorification, has been named the recipient of the <i>2017 CMS Coxeter-James Prize</i> for his outstanding contributions to mathematical research.
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Cautis will receive his award and present a lecture at the CMS Winter Meeting in Waterloo, Ontario, December 8-11, 2017.
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<img border="0" align="left" src="https://cms.math.ca/opsmedia/news_thumbnails/rsz_steph-cropped-2_1.jpg" height="127" width="100" hspace="6" style="margin:6px; border:thin solid #000">The Canadian Mathematical Society (CMS) is pleased to announce that <b>Professor Stephanie van Willigenburg</b> (University of British Columbia) has been named the recipient of the <i>2017 CMS Krieger-Nelson Prize</i> for her exceptional contributions to mathematical research.
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Prof. van Willigenburg will present a lecture and receive her award in conjunction with the Mathematical Congress of the Americas in Montreal in July 2017.
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<img border="0" align="left" src="https://cms.math.ca/opsmedia/news_thumbnails/rsz_1rsz_11rsz_4bafc4a3-e4a7-4e4c-be6b-112d219bdf52_1.png" height="114" width="93" hspace="6" style="margin:6px; border:thin solid #000">The Canadian Mathematical Society (CMS) is pleased to announce that <b>Professor Robert McCann</b> (University of Toronto) has been named the recipient of the <i>2017 CMS Jeffery-Williams Prize</i> for his exceptional contributions to mathematical research.
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McCann will receive his award and present a lecture at the beginning of the Mathematical Congress of the Americas in July 2017.
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The Canadian Mathematical Society (CMS) is pleased to announce that <b>Louigi Addario-Berry</b> and <b>Eyal Goren</b><i style="font-weight: bold;"> </i>of McGill University have been appointed as the incoming Editors-in-Chief of the<i> Canadian Journal of Mathematics </i>(CJM).
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Three students have tied for top national honours after competing with 6,550 students across the world in Canada’s premiere national mathematics competition on November 3, 2016.
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Thomas Guo (Olympiads School, North York, Ont.), Rui Ming Xiong (Western Canada H.S., Calgary, Alta.) and Daniel Zhou (Centennial Collegiate, Saskatoon, Sask.) have been recognized as the top Canadian students in the 21st annual Canadian Open Mathematics Challenge (COMC) sponsored by Sun Life Financial.
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The CMS Excellence in Teaching Award Selection Committee invites nominations for the 2017 Excellence in Teaching Award…
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Jim Agler (University of California, San Diego) and John E. McCarthy (Washington University, St. Louis) have been named the recipients of the Canadian Mathematical Society’s (CMS) 2016 G. de B. Robinson Award for their paper "Global Holomorphic Functions in Several Noncommuting Variables" (Canadian Journal of Mathematics Vol. 67:2 [2015] pp. 241-285).<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/CanadianMathCommunityNews/~4/NlSPmHZNmIQ" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>https://cms.math.ca/News/item/178/enThu, 06 Oct 2016 00:00 EDThttps://cms.math.ca/MediaReleases/2016/gdb-award<![CDATA[Exceptional Mathematics Educator Recognized]]>
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<img border="0" align="left" src="https://cms.math.ca/opsmedia/news_thumbnails/violette_1.jpg" height="150" width="101" hspace="6" style="margin:6px; border:thin solid #000">Donald Violette<span class="apple-converted-space"> </span>(University of Moncton) is the recipient of the 2016 Adrien Pouliot Award<span class="apple-converted-space"> for his excellence in teaching and contributions to mathematics education in Canada, particularly in his home province of New Brunswick.</span>
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<span lang="EN">Violette’s incredible energy and passion have allowed him to work towards demystifying the subject of mathematics for students and the general public.<span class="apple-converted-space"> </span>Outside of teaching mathematics at the post-secondary level, Violette has kept busy with outreach activities, from conducting over 450 workshops benefiting nearly 17,000 students at local high schools, to initiating new programs and math competitions, which include<span class="apple-converted-space"> </span></span><i>concours de mathématiques Poincaré, concours de mathématiques de Möbius</i> and <i>concours de mathématiques de Sierpinski</i>.
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<span style="font-size: small;">Christian Wolff (Affleck) is a math savant with more affinity for numbers than people. Behind the cover of a small-town CPA office, he works as a freelance accountant…</span>
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OTTAWA - It is with great sadness that the Canadian Mathematical Society announces the passing of our dear colleague and friend, Dr. Jonathan Borwein, Laureate Professor at the School of Mathematical and Physical Sciences at the University of Newcastle in Australia.
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The CMS wishes to extend our sincere condolences to the family, friends and colleagues of Dr. Borwein. We are humbled to have been in the presence of a true visionary and leader, and we are truly grateful for his unwavering dedication to our rich and diverse community.
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OTTAWA - The Canadian Mathematical Society (CMS) is pleased to announce that <span lang="NL">Vincent X. Genest</span> is the recipient of the 2016 Doctoral Prize. Dr. Genest will receive his award and present a lecture at the CMS Winter Meeting to be held in Niagara Falls, Ontario, December 2-5, 2016.
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The CMS annually awards the Doctoral Prize to a doctoral student from a Canadian university who has demonstrated exceptional performance in mathematical research. The Doctoral Prize recipients are selected primarily based on the impact of their results and the creativity of their dissertations; other activities and accomplishments in the area of mathematics are also taken into consideration.
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<img border="0" align="left" src="https://cms.math.ca/opsmedia/news_thumbnails/IMOteam2016-thumb.png" height="133" width="200" hspace="6" style="margin:6px; border:thin solid #000">OTTAWA – Six Canadian high school students<b> </b> are celebrating their 12<sup>th</sup> place success upon their return from the 57<sup>th</sup> International Mathematical Olympiad (IMO) in Hong Kong.
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Each student earned an award for Canada after competing against over 600 students at the world’s most challenging high school mathematics competition.
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<font face="Times New Roman" size="2"><span style="line-height: 115%;">OTTAWA — </span><span style="line-height: 115%;">Six of the country’s best mathematics students will represent Canada as part of Math Team Canada</span><span style="line-height: 115%;">. Qi Qi<span class="apple-converted-space"> (Phillips Exeter Academy),<span class="apple-converted-space"> </span></span>Kai Sun<span class="apple-converted-space"> (AB Lucas Secondary School),<span class="apple-converted-space"> </span></span>Kevin Sun<span class="apple-converted-space"> (Phillips Exeter Academy),<span class="apple-converted-space"> </span></span>Jinhao Xu<span class="apple-converted-space"> (University Hill Secondary School),<span class="apple-converted-space"> </span></span>Ruizhou Yang<span class="apple-converted-space"> </span>(University Hill Secondary School), and<span class="apple-converted-space"> </span>William Zhao<span class="apple-converted-space"> (Richmond Hill High School)<span class="apple-converted-space"> </span></span>will represent Canada at the 57th International Mathematical Olympiad </span><span class="apple-converted-space"><span style="line-height: 115%;">(IMO) in Hong Kong from July 4-16.</span></span></font>
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<img border="0" align="left" src="https://cms.math.ca/opsmedia/news_thumbnails/jwdanielwise-midsize.jpg" height="156" width="150" hspace="6" style="margin:6px; border:thin solid #000"><font size="2">OTTAWA - </font><span style="line-height: 115%;"><font size="2">McGill University Professor Daniel T. Wise is the recipient of the 2016 Jeffery-Williams Prize. Wise is widely recognized as one of the top geometric group theorists in the world, and the best of his generation. His work has had a profound impact, not only in the immediate subject of geometric group theory, but also playing a key role in the solution of outstanding open problems in the theory of 3-manifolds. </font>
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</p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/CanadianMathCommunityNews/~4/uVm4j8dUXqE" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>https://cms.math.ca/News/item/166/enTue, 29 Mar 2016 00:00 EDThttps://cms.math.ca/MediaReleases/2016/jw-award<![CDATA[2016 CMS Excellence in Teaching award winner Ian VanderBurgh “promotes a love of mathematics among students and teachers”]]>
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<img border="0" align="left" src="https://cms.math.ca/opsmedia/news_thumbnails/et-VanderBurgh.jpg" height="250" width="200" hspace="6" style="margin:6px; border:thin solid #000">OTTAWA — University of Waterloo Lecturer Ian VanderBurgh's teaching has addressed diverse audiences, from struggling calculus students to Putnam students. His work has had a significant influence on the mathematical community among both students and teachers at large.
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