Robert Smith is the 2018 recipient of the Distinguished Service Award for successfully using pop culture to showcase the power of mathematical modeling of infectious diseases, sparking the interest of mathematical and non-mathematical audiences worldwide. Read the press release.
Professor Kousha has been involve in the CMS Math Camps at the University of Ottawa as a counselor and lecturer since 2007 and she is looking forward to the exciting challenges of her new position as Executive Director of the Canadian Mathematical Society.
Thierry Giordano was named a Fellow of the Fields Institute for the Mathematical Sciences, in recognition of having “contributed in a significant way to activities at the Fields Institute and within the Canadian mathematical community.” Prof. Giordano also became a member of the Board of Directors of the Fields institute.
The Graham Wright Award was inaugurated to recognize individuals who have made sustained and significant contributions to the Canadian Mathematical Community and, in particular, the Canadian Mathematical Society. More information on the award and past recipients.