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January 2019

Integration Challenge at StFX

January 29, 2019
St. Francis Xavier University Antigonish, Nova Scotia Canada + Google Map

The integration challenge, modelled on an annual version at MIT, is a one-night event where first-year calculus students sign up to compete head-to-head solving integrals. The competition will run like a tournament in single-knockout format, and integration problems increase in difficulty through each round. Information about mathematics as a choice of major, and research opportunities are also planned at the event. Prizes and certificates are awarded to the top 3 finishers.

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February 2019

StFX Integration Challenge 2019

February 27, 2019
Saint Francis Xavier University, 4130 University Avenue
Antigonish, Nova Scotia B2G 2W5 Canada
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The Integration Challenge is a competition for solving integrals. Two participants compete head-to-head on an integration question, with the first correct response declared the winner of the round; the opponent is knocked out. With each successive round, the competitors are narrowed down by a factor of 2 until only two remain (plus one consolation round to determine 3rd and 4th place). The event is designed to encourage increased engagement in first-year calculus, and also to provide an avenue to promote…

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April 2019

New Brunswick Math League

April 11, 2019
University of New Brunswick (Fredericton Campus) Fredericton, New Brunswick Canada + Google Map

The third annual New Brunswick Math League is an all-day high school mathematics competition hosted by the UNB Math Society at the University of New Brunswick. On April 5th, students from high schools across the province will participate, in groups of 4, in three rounds of competition: the pairs relay, the individual relay, and the team event. Teams can either enter in the junior or senior category based on their age group, however the contest papers are identical for both.…

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May 2019

2019 CMS – UPEI – AARMS Math Camp

May 3, 2019 - May 5, 2019
University of Prince Edward Island Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island Canada + Google Map

The School of Mathematical and Computational Science (SMCS) is once again organizing the UPEI-CMS-AARMS Regional Math Camp, to be held here on campus at UPEI May 3 - May 5, 2019. We anticipate hosting some of the most talented grade 10 and grade 11 math students from across the Island. This year, we expect to invite 25-30 students. We offer students an opportunity to participate in challenging, intellectual activities with their peers, guided by the UPEI SMCS faculties. This students…

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New Brunswick Mathematics Competition

May 10, 2019
University of New Brunswick (Fredericton Campus) Fredericton, New Brunswick Canada + Google Map

The New Brunswick mathematics competition is held in May every year for grade 7, 8 and 9 students from across the province. This mathematics competition is jointly organized by the University of New Brunswick and the Université de Moncton, and the participating students write the mathematics contest at one of the University of New Brunswick or Université de Moncton campuses. The competition is held in the morning, and in the afternoon the students go to a number of talks and…

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AARMS-Girl Guides Event: “All SySTEMs Go” 2019

May 11, 2019 - May 12, 2019
Dalhousie University Halifax, Nova Scotia Canada

The Atlantic Association for Research in the Mathematical Sciences (AARMS) is hosting a camp for the Girl Guides, Pathfinders and Rangers of Nova Scotia in Halifax at Dalhousie University and Saint Mary's University on May 11-12, 2019. During this event, over 500 girls aged 11-17 will participate in mini-workshop sessions aimed at increasing awareness and engagement in Science - Technology - Engineering - Mathematics (STEM) disciplines.

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Blundon Seminar Math Camp

May 15, 2019 - May 17, 2019
Memorial University (St. John’s Campus) St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador Canada

The Blundon Seminar is an annual (since 1982) three-day math camp for senior high school students from Newfoundland who are interested in mathematics and demonstrate consistently good performance in mathematics competitions. Participation in the math camp is by invitation only based on the results of preceding Blundon, COMC, Euclid, Fermat, and Cayley contests. During the seminar the students attend two one-hour talks given by professors from MUN on various mathematical topics and applications in science and engineering. There are several…

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STFX Math Camp

May 17, 2019 - May 19, 2019
St. Francis Xavier University Antigonish, Nova Scotia Canada

The StFX-AARMS-CMS Math Camps are two and half days camp which begins at 9:00 am on a Friday and end by 11:30 am on Sunday. There are several presentations by professors to expose the participants to exciting topics and applications in the mathematical sciences. In addition there are several sessions on math trivia, math relays, and team problem solving to help inspire the participants about the breadth and applicability of the mathematical sciences. It is anticipated that students who attend…

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July 2019

Valley Math and Computer Science Camp

July 8, 2019 - July 12, 2019
Acadia University Wolfville, Nova Scotia Canada

In July of 2019, Acadia University plans to launch the first junior math and computer science camp in Nova Scotia. This is an opportunity for young students in the Annapolis Valley to participate in a week of fun and enriching science-based activities, and develop their curiosity and enjoyment of math and computer science.

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AARMS-CMS-Dal math camp for high school students

July 14, 2019 - July 19, 2019
Dalhousie University Halifax, Nova Scotia Canada

During the second (or third) week of July, the Department of Mathematics and Statistics at Dalhousie University hosts the annual math camp for high school students, whose goals were to identify, stimulate and encourage mathematical talent among Nova Scotia high school students. To select the participants we sent invitations to all of the schools in the province asking to nominate two best students from each school, then we have selected 20 best students from this pool of qualified nominees, based…

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