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12.02.15 Coding, data analytics, technology that’s changing the world part of new offerings in StFX’s computer science program
10.28.15 StFX statistics student wins top prize in Science Atlantic conference
09.29.15 Undergraduate computer science thesis work forms basis for paper accepted at international conference
05.05.15 Recent StFX graduates receive top graduate awards, among the highest offered in their discipline
05.04.15 StFX set to welcome high school students to campus for 2nd StFX-CMS Math Camp
04.15.15 Seven StFX students will gain valuable research experience through McKenna Centre’s Irving Mentorship Awards
05.16.14 StFX master’s student receives Student Travel Award to attend Statistical Society of Canada meeting
05.16.14 CTV News Coverage of the StFX-CMS Math Camp!
05.12.14 High school students set to converge on StFX for inaugural Math Camp
02.03.14 NSERC André Hamer Prize honours 2013 graduate as one of the most outstanding scholarship candidates
11.25.13 StFX student obtains coveted position at the Bank of Canada
10.23.13 St.FX Computer Science, Mathematics and Statistics students excel at Science Atlantic Conference.
7.24.13 Honours work turns into journal publication for 2011 math graduate Orla Murphy
7.5.13 2013 StFX grad reveals compelling results about children’s health
5.23.13 2013 graduate Christopher van Bommel receives prestigious $25,000 Julie Payette-NSERC Research Scholarship


Math students score impressive showing in Putnam Competition
11.27.12 StFX graduate presents "10 Years of Working with A StFX Math Degree"
10.15.12 StFX math, statistics, and computer science students excel at Science Atlantic competition
09.24.12 Distinguished academic appointed to Dr. H. Stanley and Doreen Alley Heaps Chair in Computing Science - Dr. David Chiu 

StFX mathematics student presents at national conference --- (The Casket)

04.10.12 (Ethics of research on human subjects presentation at X --- The Casket) 
03.28.12 StFX students excel in Putnam Mathematical Competition

Distinguished academic Dr. Randy Ellis to deliver Academic Vice-President's Lecture

12.13.11 Distinguished academic appointed Dr. H. Stanley and Doreen Alley Heaps Chair in Computing Science Professor - Dr. Randy Ellis
11.09.11 StFX has strong showing at APICS Mathematics, Statistics, and Computer Science meeting 
10.20.11 StFX teams excel at Science Atlantic Mathematics, Statistics & Computer Science conference
06.16.11 2011 StFX grad Orla Murphy presents research in Rome
06.02.11 Third year math student to present paper at national conference
04.19.11 (Into the Dragons' Den --- The Casket)
12.01.10 (Week highlights demand for Computer Science grads --- The Casket)
07.19.10 StFX graduate student presents paper at IEEE International Conference in Singapore
07.06.10 StFX professor uses mathematics to study flocking behavior in birds
05.26.10 Dr. Robert van den Hoogen named Dean of Science
09.23.08 (StFX Professor receives Association of Atlantic University (AAU) Distinguished Teaching Award --- The Casket)