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The Canadian Mathematical Society promotes the advancement, discovery, learning and application of mathematics in Canada.

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2015 Jeffery-Williams Prize winner Alejandro Adem sees the beauty in mathematics (Apr 13)
Alejandro Adem (UBC), one of the world’s leading experts in group cohomology and the geometry of group actions, is the recipient of the 2015 CMS Jeffery-Williams Prize. Alejandro is fascinated by the deep mathematics and beauty associated to symmetry groups, which manifest themselves both in nature and across a variety of scientific disciplines. He has supervised numerous students and postdocs, including 20 at the PhD level and has delivered over 300 lectures around the world. More 

‘Top young mathematician’ Dong Li awarded the Coxeter-James Prize (Apr 8)
University of British Columbia Professor Dong Li is one of the leading young mathematicians in Canada and the recipient of the 2015 CMS Coxeter-James prize. Dong is described as, “one of the top young researchers working the broad area of Analysis and Partial Differential Equations,” by his colleagues. His main research field is mathematical fluid dynamics, nonlinear dispersive equations and mathematical physics.

Jane Ye awarded the 2015 CMS Krieger-Nelson prize for research excellence (Mar 27)
University of Victoria professor Jane J. Ye is the recipient of the 2015 Krieger-Nelson Prize for her outstanding research contributions. Jane’s research includes optimization, optimal control theory and variational analysis, and its application in economics, engineering, management science, operations research and statistics. She has published over 70 articles and her work has been cited in almost 700 articles. More 

Atlantic student wins CMS Canada 2015 Math T-shirt Design Contest (Mar 20)
The Canadian Mathematical Society chose SeulBi Kim’s design as the winner of the first ever CMS Canada Math T-shirt Design Contest. SeulBi, a student at Fredericton High School, N.B., designed a T-shirt that featured a globe with equations and explained that, "The t-shirt design represents the idea that math is a language without regions and you can communicate using math all over the world." SeulBi’s design will be featured on over 1,000 math T-shirts distributed across Canada in 2015 to commemorate CMS math camps and competitions. Students across Canada and around the world submitted designs for the inaugural T-shirt contest, which was open for four weeks. More 

An update from Math in Moscow student Stefan Dawydiak (Mar 9)
I’ve been in Moscow now a month, studying away from my home university, UBC, with the Math in Moscow program. Moscow is an enormous city, five times Vancouver’s size, making daily life convenient, if crowded. With the entire city forty minutes away by metro, exploration requires only a few free hours. More 

2015 CMS Excellence in Teaching Award winner challenges the ‘traditional’ lecture (Mar 6)
Simon Fraser University (SFU) Senior Lecturer Jamie Mulholland’s innovative teaching techniques have earned him the 2015 CMS Excellence in Teaching Award. Jamie’s colleagues describe him as a tremendously adaptable and flexible teacher –a master in the art of balancing the use of contemporary technology with face-to-face interactions. More 


The Student Committee (Studc) seeks two co-Chairs
Deadline: Apr. 26, 2015
Like what Studc does? Want to get involved? We're looking for two co-chairs of our committee! Applications are due April 26, 2015. More   

Call for Nominations: CJM/CMB Associate Editors
Deadline: Nov 15, 2015
The Publications Committee of the CMS solicits nominations for five Associate Editors for the CJM and the CMB. The appointments will be for five years beginning January 1, 2016. More   

Call For Proposals: 2015 Endowment Grants Competition
Deadline: Sept. 30, 2015
The CMS is now accepting applications for the 2015 Endowment Grants Competition. The CMS Endowment Grants fund projects that contribute to the broader good of the mathematical community. More  

Call for Nominations - Adrien Pouliot Award
Deadline: April 30, 2015
The CMS invites nominations for the 2015 Adrien Pouliot Award. The award recognizes individuals or teams of individuals who have made significant and sustained contributions to mathematics education in Canada. More  

Call for Nominations - Coxeter-James Prize
Deadline: June 30, 2015
The CMS invites nominations for the 2016 Coxeter-James Prize. The prize recognizes young mathematicians who have made outstanding contributions to mathematical research. More  

Call for Nominations - Jeffery-Williams Prize
Deadline: June 30, 2015
The CMS invites nominations for the 2016 Jeffery-Williams Prize. The prize recognizes mathematicians who have made outstanding contributions to mathematical research. More  

Call for Nominations - Krieger-Nelson Prize
Deadline: June 30, 2015
The CMS invites nominations for the 2016 Krieger-Nelson Prize. The prize recognizes outstanding research by a female mathematician. More  

Call for Manuscripts - ATOM
The CMS publication A Taste of Mathematics (ATOM) is a series of booklets designed as enrichment material for high school students. More   

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