Math & Statistics
Mathematics is the study of numbers, sets of points and various other abstract elements and deals with the size, order, shape and various relationships among these features. Statistics is a branch of Mathematics that includes the study of methods for data collection, analysis, interpretation and principles of experimental design. Mathematics contributes to the formulation and solution of problems in diverse fields such as Medicine, Economics and the Social Sciences in addition to being the foundation of the field of Computer Science and the "language" of Science and Engineering.
The Department of Mathematics and Statistics is now on Facebook!
posted March 6, 2014
We have created an official Facebook page for the department! If interested - please like and...
Community Engagement at Station 20 West: Math Mania with Stavros Stavrou
posted February 24, 2014
Check out the recent post covering the Math Mania program, found on the Community Engagement at Station 20 West site Here’s a math problem for you: What do you get when you add...
William Lowell Putnam Mathematical Competition 2013
posted October 8, 2013
William Lowell Putnam Mathematical Competition 2013 The William Lowell Putnam Mathematical Competition is open to regularly enrolled undergraduates in colleges and...
Math Mania Hits the Ground Running
posted August 15, 2013
CBC News recently did a story on the Math Mania program: By Kirk Sibbald The Department of Mathematics and Statistics is undertaking an array of new initiatives aimed at instilling an...