2014 G. de B. Robinson Award Winners Announced (Nov 4)
The Canadian Mathematical Society (CMS) is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2014 G. de B. Robinson Award. Jonathan M. Borwein (Newcastle, NSW), Armin Straub (Illinois), James Wan (Newcastle, NSW), and Wadim Zudilin (Newcastle, NSW) and J. Nekovář (Université Pierre et Marie Curie) are being honoured this year. The award is given out to recognize outstanding contributions to the CJM or the Canadian Mathematical Bulletin (CMB).
Shawn Godin to receive CMS 2014 Graham Wright Award for Distinguished Service (Oct 6)
The Canadian Mathematical Society (CMS) is pleased to announce that Shawn Godin (Cairine Wilson Secondary School, Ottawa, Ontario) is the recipient of the 2014 Graham Wright Award for Distinguished Service. The award recognizes individuals who have made sustained and significant contributions to the Canadian mathematical community and, in particular, to the Canadian Mathematical Society.
2014 Fields Medal Recipients Hold Strong Ties to Canadian Mathematical Community (Aug 19)
Four mathematicians were recognized for mathematical excellence on August 13 at the opening ceremony of the International Congress of Mathematicians (ICM), where they were each presented with the prestigious Fields Medal.
Frédéric Gourdeau to receive CMS 2014 Adrien Pouliot Award (Aug 19)
The Canadian Mathematical Society (CMS) is pleased to announce that Professor Frédéric Gourdeau of Université Laval is the recipient of the 2014 Adrien Pouliot Award in recognition of his outstanding contributions to mathematics education in Canada. The award will be presented at the 2014 CMS Winter Meeting in Hamilton.
New CMS By-laws Approved (Aug 14)
The Canadian Mathematical Society (CMS) is pleased to announce that the new CMS By-laws that were approved by members at the June 8, 2014, Annual General Meeting have been accepted and approved by Industry Canada.
Math Team Canada 2014 Wins Olympiad Gold, Silver and Bronze (Jul 15)
Math Team Canada returned home today after their 9th place success at the 55th International Mathematical Olympiad (IMO). Each of the six Canadian high school contestants earned a medal for Canada while competing against over a hundred countries at the world championship mathematics competition for high school students.