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All first-year Science courses will be delivered virtually for Winter 2021. Due to the COVID-19 provincial lock-down, all students who were expecting in-person labs, should check their McMaster e-mail for important winter announcements..

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NSERC USRA Summer 2021

Wednesday, 13 January 2021

**NEW** Undergraduate Students NSERC USRA Summer 2021, applications due February 12, 2021. Read more

Dr Paul McNicholas awarded prestigious Steacie Prize for Natural Sciences

Monday, 7 December 2020

Congratulations to Dr Paul McNicholas who has won the prestigious Steacie Prize for Natural Sciences  for his contributions to statistics research in Canada – the first... Read more

Dr Dmitry Pelinovsky receives Humboldt Research Award

Monday, 7 December 2020

Congratulation to Dr. Dmitry Pelinovsky  who has been elected the recipient of a Humboldt Research Award after having been nominated for this award by Prof. Dr. Michael Plum, Karlsruhe Institute of... Read more

Congratulations to Michael Gallaugher recipient of the Governor General’s Academic Medal

Wednesday, 18 November 2020

Congratulations to Michael Gallaugher who has received the Governor General’s Academic Medal, one of the most prestigious student awards in Canada. Michael has graduated with... Read more

McMaster University AFM Program Selected as a Winner of the 2020 CAS University Award

Thursday, 16 July 2020

The Casualty Actuarial Society (CAS) announced that McMaster University has been selected as a recipient of the 2020 CAS University Award, recognizing the innovative and exemplary... Read more


Friday, 13 March 2020

McMaster in-person classes for undergraduate and graduate students will end at the end of day Friday March 13th and no in-person exams will be held... Read more

First McMaster & Co-operators Problem Solving Workshop

Monday, 10 February 2020

The First McMaster & Co-operators Problem Solving Workshop edition is jointly organized by the Department of Mathematics & Statistics at McMaster University and the Co-operators General... Read more

Paul McNicholas awarded prestigious Steacie Fellowship

Monday, 6 May 2019

Paul McNicholas, a professor in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics, has been awarded the National Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada’s prestigious E.W.R... Read more

Britton Lectures - April 9-12, 2019

Friday, 29 March 2019

The Britton Lecture series "Combining statistics and geometry for effective data integration" will take place April 9-12, 2019, the speaker is Dr Susan Holmes Read more

Walter Craig 1953 - 2019

Monday, 21 January 2019

Walter Craig: Celebration of Life. Saturday 16 March 2019.  Livestreaming of the Celebration of Life - talk by Gene Wayne  and Remembering Walter Walter Craig, one of Canada’s... Read more

Dr Lia Bronsard and Dr Miroslav Lovric named in Inaugural Class of Fellows of the Canadian Mathematics Society

Monday, 10 December 2018

Congratulations to Dr Lia Bronsard and Dr Miroslav Lovric who have been recognized by the Canadian Mathematics Society in the Inaugural Class of Fellows.   The Fellows... Read more

Dr N Balakrishnan receives 2018 President's Award for Excellence in Graduate Supervision

Monday, 5 November 2018

Congratulations to Dr N Balakrishnan who has been awarded a 2018 President's Award for Excellence in Graduate Supervision.          Read more

Governor General's Academic Medal winner Vanessa Bierling

Wednesday, 20 June 2018

Congratulations to Vanessa Bierling who was awarded the Governor General's Academic Medal at convocation on June 14, 2018. Vanessa graduated from the Mathematics and Statistics... Read more

Dr George Dragomir Wins Teaching Excellence Award

Tuesday, 10 April 2018

Congratulations to Dr George Dragomir who has won a student nominated Teaching Excellence Award.         Read more

Dr Megumi Harada recipient of the 2018 Krieger-Nelson Prize

Friday, 2 March 2018

Congratulations to Dr Megumi Harada who has been named by the Canadian Mathematics Society (CMS) as the recipient of the 2018 Krieger-Nelson Prize.   Dr Harada will receive the... Read more

Students named MacDATA fellows

Friday, 26 January 2018

CSE Ph.D. students Angelina Pesevski, Tyler Roick, and Peter Tait named MacDATA fellows.     Read more

Dr N Balakrishnan receives Honorary doctorate degree

Wednesday, 6 December 2017

The National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece has awarded Dr N. Balakrishnan with an Honorary Doctorate Degree.         Read more

Combinatorial Algebra meets Algebraic Combinatorics - Annual Meeting

Monday, 18 September 2017

The 15th Annual Meeting of the Combinatorial Algebra meets Algebraic Combinatorics will take place at McMaster University, January 26-28, 2018. Read more

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