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commsp@cms.math.caMon, 19 Aug 2019 23:46 EDTMon, 19 Aug 2019 23:46 EDTMathNewsCMShttps://feedburner.google.com<![CDATA[New Editors-in-Chief of Canadian Mathematical Bulletin Announced by the CMS]]>
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<img border="0" align="left" src="https://cms.math.ca/opsmedia/news_thumbnails/CMB-EICs.png" height="74" width="150" hspace="6" style="margin:6px; border:thin solid #000">The Canadian Mathematical Society (CMS) is pleased to announce that <b>Javad Mashreghi</b> and <b>Antonio Lei</b> have been appointed as the incoming Editors-in-Chief of the <i><a href="https://cms.math.ca/cmb/">Canadian Mathematical Bulletin</a></i> (CMB)<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/MathNewsCMS/~4/iylnOjNL-I4" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>https://cms.math.ca/News/item/244/enThu, 15 Aug 2019 00:00 EDThttps://cms.math.ca/MediaReleases/2019/CMB-EICs.html<![CDATA[Tiina Hohn receives the 2019 Adrien Pouliot Award]]>
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<img border="0" align="left" src="https://cms.math.ca/opsmedia/news_thumbnails/TiinaThumbnail_33di8aY.jpg" height="150" width="120" hspace="6" style="margin:6px; border:thin solid #000">The Canadian Mathematical Society (CMS) is pleased to announce that Tiina Hohn of MacEwan University (AB) is the recipient of the 2019 Adrien Pouliot Award in recognition of her outstanding contributions to mathematics education. The award will be presented at the 2019 CMS Winter Meeting in Toronto.
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<br><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/MathNewsCMS/~4/kSc6j3DpXpY" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>https://cms.math.ca/News/item/243/enThu, 01 Aug 2019 00:00 EDThttps://cms.math.ca/MediaReleases/2019/APaward2019<![CDATA[All Members of Math Team Canada Win Medals at the 2019 IMO]]>
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<img border="0" align="left" src="https://cms.math.ca/opsmedia/news_thumbnails/Team-CanadaAndLeadersThumbnail_auwsO0k.jpg" height="101" width="134" hspace="6" style="margin:6px; border:thin solid #000">Math Team Canada 2019 returns from the 60th International Mathematical Olympiad (IMO) in Bath, England with one Gold medal, one Silver medal and four Bronze medal. The six team members competed separately, answering six grueling questions in a competition lasting two days, four and a half hours each day. More than 600 high school students competed at the 2019 IMO.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/MathNewsCMS/~4/3Va32Y3cf0M" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>https://cms.math.ca/News/item/242/enTue, 23 Jul 2019 00:00 EDThttps://cms.math.ca/MediaReleases/2019/IMOResults<![CDATA[Prof. Karl Dilcher to receive the 2019 Graham Wright Award for Distinguished Service]]>
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<img border="0" align="left" src="https://cms.math.ca/opsmedia/news_thumbnails/KarlDilcher.thumbnail_avYeypD.jpg" height="131" width="134" hspace="6" style="margin:6px; border:thin solid #000">OTTAWA, ON - The Canadian Mathematical Society (CMS) is pleased to announce that Prof. Karl Dilcher (Dalhousie) has been named the recipient of the 2019 Graham Wright Award for Distinguished Service. Prof. Dilcher will receive his award at the CMS Winter meeting in Toronto, ON, December 6-9, 2019. <img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/MathNewsCMS/~4/ngKaNanpH9k" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>https://cms.math.ca/News/item/241/enWed, 03 Jul 2019 00:00 EDThttps://cms.math.ca/MediaReleases/2019/DistinguishedService<![CDATA[Canadian Mathematical Society’s Second Inaugural Class of Fellows Announced]]>
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The Canadian Mathematical Society is pleased to announce the Second Inaugural Class of Fellows consisting of 11 members from the Canadian mathematical community. The 2019 Class of Fellows will be recognized at the CMS Winter Meeting Banquet in Toronto on December 8, 2019.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/MathNewsCMS/~4/GGOUefRV5E8" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>https://cms.math.ca/News/item/240/enTue, 25 Jun 2019 00:00 EDThttps://cms.math.ca/MediaReleases/2019/Fellows<![CDATA[Six Top Mathletes Selected for Math Team Canada 2019]]>
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The Canadian Mathematical Society (CMS) is pleased to announce that Canada's six top math students are on their way to compete at the 60th International Mathematical Olympiad (IMO) in Bath, United Kingdom, July 15-22, 2019.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/MathNewsCMS/~4/jF390yrukIc" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>https://cms.math.ca/News/item/239/enThu, 20 Jun 2019 00:00 EDThttps://cms.math.ca/MediaReleases/2019/IMO2019<![CDATA[CMS 2019 Election Results]]>
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As a result of the 2019 CMS Election that took place in April, fifteen (15) officers and directors have been elected to the CMS Board of Directors and Executive and were approved at the CMS Annual General Meeting that was held on June 9, 2019.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/MathNewsCMS/~4/hsPOfqaDoJs" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>https://cms.math.ca/News/item/238/enWed, 19 Jun 2019 00:00 EDThttps://cms.math.ca/Elections/2019/<![CDATA[Canadian Mathematical Society announces Mitacs Innovation Lecture series]]>
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<img border="0" align="left" src="https://cms.math.ca/opsmedia/news_thumbnails/mitacs-logo-128.jpg" height="50" width="128" hspace="6" style="margin:6px; border:thin solid #000">The Canadian Mathematical Society (CMS) and Mitacs are pleased to announce the establishment of the Mitacs Innovation Lecture series. Starting in December 2020 in conjunction with the CMS 2020 Winter Meeting in Montreal, Quebec, the Mitacs Innovation Lectures will illuminate the mathematical underpinnings of significant innovative developments that impact our world.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/MathNewsCMS/~4/nC5Is5eEjbM" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>https://cms.math.ca/News/item/237/enFri, 07 Jun 2019 00:00 EDThttps://cms.math.ca/MediaReleases/2019/Mitacs-Lectures<![CDATA[2019 CMS G. de B. Robinson Award Recipients Announced]]>
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<img border="0" align="left" src="https://cms.math.ca/opsmedia/news_thumbnails/Louder-and-Wilton-140.jpg" height="99" width="140" hspace="6" style="margin:6px; border:thin solid #000">Lars Louder (University College London) and Henry Wilton (University of Cambridge) have been named the recipients of the Canadian Mathematical Society’s (CMS) 2019 G. de B. Robinson Award. The G. de B. Award recognizes outstanding contributions to the Canadian Journal of Mathematics (CJM) or the Canadian Mathematical Bulletin (CMB). <img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/MathNewsCMS/~4/Repg6Vj6zmw" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>https://cms.math.ca/News/item/236/enThu, 06 Jun 2019 00:00 EDThttps://cms.math.ca/MediaReleases/2019/GdeBRobinson-2019.html<![CDATA[Top Canadian Mathematics Students Conquer the 51<sup>st</sup> Canadian Mathematical Olympiad ]]>
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<img border="0" align="left" src="https://cms.math.ca/opsmedia/news_thumbnails/William_Zhao-CMO_Champion_thumbnail.png" height="145" width="100" hspace="6" style="margin:6px; border:thin solid #000">The Canadian Mathematical Society is pleased to announce the results of the 51st Canadian Mathematical Olympiad (CMO), Canada’s premier mathematics competition which was written by nearly 90 students from more than 50 different schools on March 27, 2019.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/MathNewsCMS/~4/BQIBgP1bENY" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>https://cms.math.ca/News/item/235/enWed, 05 Jun 2019 00:00 EDThttps://cms.math.ca/MediaReleases/2019/2019cmoresults<![CDATA[Dr. Mikhail Karpukhin named recipient of the 2019 CMS Doctoral Prize]]>
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<img border="0" align="left" src="https://cms.math.ca/opsmedia/news_thumbnails/Karpuchin-100_EmVNSmp.jpg" height="128" width="100" hspace="6" style="margin:6px; border:thin solid #000">The Canadian Mathematical Society is pleased to announce that Dr. Mikhail Karpukhin (University of California at Irvine) has been named the recipient of the 2019 CMS Doctoral Prize. Dr. Karpukhin will receive his award and present a prize lecture at the CMS Winter Meeting in Toronto, Ontario, December 6-9, 2019.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/MathNewsCMS/~4/vomkK_UY__8" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>https://cms.math.ca/News/item/234/enThu, 02 May 2019 00:00 EDThttps://cms.math.ca/MediaReleases/2019/Doctoral<![CDATA[Canadian All Girls Math Team Shines on the International Stage with Two Bronze Medals and Two Honourable Mentions]]>
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<img border="0" align="left" src="https://cms.math.ca/opsmedia/news_thumbnails/EGMOTeamPhotothumbnail.jpg" height="92" width="100" hspace="6" style="margin:6px; border:thin solid #000"><span lang="EN-CA"><span style=", " , " , Verdana, Arial, sans-serif; Bitstream Vera Sans" DejaVu Sans" Lucida Grande" font-family: "">OTTAWA - The Canadian Mathematical Society (CMS) is pleased to announce that its second team to compete in the European Girls Mathematical Olympiad (EGMO) has returned from Ukraine, medals in hand. The Canadian EGMO Team earned two Bronze Medals and two Honourable Mentions.</span></span><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/MathNewsCMS/~4/Yg3cTp-luLI" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>https://cms.math.ca/News/item/210/enWed, 01 May 2019 00:00 EDThttps://cms.math.ca/MediaReleases/2019/EGMO2019Results<![CDATA[Dr. Julia Gordon to receive the 2019 Krieger-Nelson Prize]]>
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<img border="0" align="left" src="https://cms.math.ca/opsmedia/news_thumbnails/Gordon100.jpg" height="87" width="100" hspace="6" style="margin:6px; border:thin solid #000">OTTAWA – The Canadian Mathematical Society (CMS) is pleased to announce that Dr. Julia Gordon (UBC) has been named the recipient of the 2019 Krieger-Nelson Prize for her exceptional contributions to mathematics research. Dr. Gordon will receive her award and present a prize lecture during the CMS Summer Meeting in Regina, Saskatchewan, June 7-10, 2019. <img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/MathNewsCMS/~4/58rWMeccgDY" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>https://cms.math.ca/News/item/233/enThu, 07 Mar 2019 00:00 ESThttps://cms.math.ca/MediaReleases/2019/Krieger-Nelson<![CDATA[Professor Jacob Tsimerman to receive the 2019 Coxeter-James Prize]]>
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<img border="0" align="left" src="https://cms.math.ca/opsmedia/news_thumbnails/Jacob100.jpg" height="133" width="100" hspace="6" style="margin:6px; border:thin solid #000">OTTAWA, ON – The Canadian Mathematical Society (CMS) is pleased to announce that Professor Jacob Tsimerman (Toronto) has been named the recipient of the 2019 Coxeter-James Prize for his exceptional contributions to mathematics research. Tsimerman will receive his award and present a prize lecture during the CMS Winter Meeting in Toronto, Ontario December 7-10, 2019. <img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/MathNewsCMS/~4/dIEYdUtncbI" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>https://cms.math.ca/News/item/232/enWed, 27 Feb 2019 00:00 ESThttps://cms.math.ca/MediaReleases/2019/coxeterjames<![CDATA[ 2019 EGMO Team Canada]]>
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OTTAWA, Ontario — The Canadian Mathematical Society (CMS) is pleased to announce the members of Canada’s team to compete in the European Girls’ Mathematical Olympiad (EGMO), in Kyiv, Ukraine April 7-13. 2019 EGMO Team Canada is: <img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/MathNewsCMS/~4/FJT3V6xpuos" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>https://cms.math.ca/News/item/231/enTue, 12 Feb 2019 00:00 ESThttps://cms.math.ca/MediaReleases/2019/EGMO2019<![CDATA[Professor Andrea Fraser to receive the 2019 CMS Excellence in Teaching Award]]>
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<img border="0" align="left" src="https://cms.math.ca/opsmedia/news_thumbnails/Fraser100.jpg" height="114" width="100" hspace="6" style="margin:6px; border:thin solid #000">OTTAWA, Ontario — The Canadian Mathematical Society (CMS) is pleased to announce that Professor Andrea Fraser (Dalhousie) has been named the 2019 recipient of the CMS Excellence in Teaching Award. Professor Fraser will present a prize lecture and receive her award at the CMS Summer Meeting at the University of Regina, June 7-10, 2019. <img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/MathNewsCMS/~4/DxhnVYlEEQ4" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>https://cms.math.ca/News/item/230/enMon, 11 Feb 2019 00:00 ESThttps://cms.math.ca/MediaReleases/2019/etaaward19<![CDATA[ Professor Jeremy Quastel to receive the 2019 CMS Jeffery-Williams Prize]]>
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<img border="0" align="left" src="https://cms.math.ca/opsmedia/news_thumbnails/JQuastel100.jpg" height="71" width="100" hspace="6" style="margin:6px; border:thin solid #000">OTTAWA, Ontario — The Canadian Mathematical Society (CMS) is pleased to announce that Jeremy Quastel (Toronto) has been named the recipient of the 2019 CMS Jeffery-Williams Prize for his exceptional contributions to mathematics research. Dr. Jeremy Quastel will receive his award and present a prize lecture during the CMS Summer Meeting in Regina, Saskatchewan, June 7-10, 2019. <img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/MathNewsCMS/~4/ZZqTmkeXp90" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>https://cms.math.ca/News/item/229/enThu, 31 Jan 2019 00:00 ESThttps://cms.math.ca/MediaReleases/2019/2019-jw-prize<![CDATA[In Memoriam - Walter Craig]]>
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<img border="0" align="left" src="https://cms.math.ca/opsmedia/news_thumbnails/walterSM.jpg" height="148" width="100" hspace="6" style="margin:6px; border:thin solid #000">The Canadian Mathematical Society (CMS) is saddened to share the news of the passing of distinguished professor Walter Craig (McMaster). Professor Craig was a valuable member of the Society for several years and served as the Director of the Fields Institute from 2013-2015. <img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/MathNewsCMS/~4/OJAddUaZQAA" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>https://cms.math.ca/News/item/228/enFri, 25 Jan 2019 00:00 ESThttps://cms.math.ca/MediaReleases/2019/WalterCraig.html<![CDATA[The Canadian Mathematical Society and Intact Foundation make Crux Mathematicorum available for free online]]>
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OTTAWA, ON – With the support of the Intact Foundation, the Canadian Mathematical Society (CMS) will be making Crux Mathematicorum (CRUX), an internationally respected problem solving journal, available as a free online publication beginning this month. This initiative means every high school teacher and student in Canada and globally will be able to access CRUX as a free resource. <img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/MathNewsCMS/~4/a9Uuv8VR1Y4" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>https://cms.math.ca/News/item/227/enWed, 23 Jan 2019 00:00 ESThttps://cms.math.ca/MediaReleases/2019/CRUXONLINE<![CDATA[Record Number of Students Write the 2018 Canadian Open Mathematics Challenge]]>
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More than 8,000 students wrote the Open on November 8, 2018. For the 2018 COMC, in partnership with the Award Scheme Development and Accreditation Network (ASDAN - Beijing), more than 900 high school students in China registered to write the competition.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/MathNewsCMS/~4/94D4lnwSOH8" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>https://cms.math.ca/News/item/226/enFri, 18 Jan 2019 00:00 ESThttps://cms.math.ca/MediaReleases/2019/COMCResults<![CDATA[Canadian Mathematical Society Inaugural Class of Fellows]]>
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The Canadian Mathematical Society is pleased to announce the introduction of a new Fellows Program. The Inaugural Class of Fellows consists of 49 members from the Canadian mathematical community. The Inaugural Class of Fellows will be recognized at the CMS Winter Meeting Banquet, Sheraton Wall Centre, Vancouver, December 9, 2018.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/MathNewsCMS/~4/Hvv7pTDONjg" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>https://cms.math.ca/News/item/224/enFri, 07 Dec 2018 00:00 ESThttps://cms.math.ca/MediaReleases/2018/Fellows<![CDATA[IMU Call for Bids to Host the International Day of Mathematics Website]]>
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The International Mathematical Union (IMU) is leading a project to declare an International Day of Mathematics (IDM). It is calling for bids to host a website for the IDM. <img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/MathNewsCMS/~4/1WPuCQ_62go" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>https://cms.math.ca/News/item/223/enFri, 05 Oct 2018 00:00 EDThttps://cms.math.ca/MediaReleases/2018/IMU-Day_of_Math_website<![CDATA[IMU Competition for International Day of Mathematics Logo ]]>
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The International Mathematical Union (IMU) is leading a project to declare an International Day of Mathematics (IDM) and is running a competition to design a logo for IDM.<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/MathNewsCMS/~4/kJYWmwvZ8f4" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>https://cms.math.ca/News/item/222/enFri, 05 Oct 2018 00:00 EDThttps://cms.math.ca/MediaReleases/2018/IMU-Day_of_Math_logo<![CDATA[ The CEMC Receives the 2018 Adrien Pouliot Award]]>
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OTTAWA, ON — The Canadian Mathematical Society, (CMS) is pleased to announce that the Centre for Education in Mathematics and Computing (CEMC), is the recipient of the 2018 Adrien Pouliot Award. Professor Ian VanderBurgh will accept the award on behalf of the CEMC at the CMS Winter Meeting in Vancouver, BC, December 7-10, 2018 .<img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/MathNewsCMS/~4/YzTyvn1SAj8" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>https://cms.math.ca/News/item/221/enMon, 30 Jul 2018 00:00 EDThttps://cms.math.ca/MediaReleases/2018/APaward2018<![CDATA[Appointment of CMS Executive Director]]>
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<img border="0" align="left" src="https://cms.math.ca/opsmedia/news_thumbnails/TermehKousha100.jpg" height="94" width="100" hspace="6" style="margin:6px; border:thin solid #000">Dr. Mark Lewis (Alberta), president of the CMS is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Termeh Kousha as the Exective Director of the Canadian Mathematical Society, effective September 1, 2018. <img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/MathNewsCMS/~4/powZQaPVV3o" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>https://cms.math.ca/News/item/220/enWed, 25 Jul 2018 00:00 EDThttps://cms.math.ca/MediaReleases/2018/CMSExecutiveDirector