David R. Cheriton School of Computer Science PhD candidate, FathiyehFaghih (BorzooBonakdarpour), has been awarded the best student paper for her work on "SMT-based Synthesis of Distributed Self-stabilizing Protocols", at the 16th International Symposium on Stabilization, Safety, and Security of Distributed Systems (SSS '14), in Paderborn, Germany.
On September 22, 2014 the Office of the President honoured the 189 2013-14 Warrior Academic All-Canadians including three students belonging to the David R. Cheriton School of Computer Science.
Academic All-Canadians are students who have maintained an average of 80% and higher while competing for an interuniversity sport. The University of Waterloo has one of the highest percentages of academic all-Canadian student-athletes in the country each year.
One thousand of the brightest students in the world will spend 36 hours this weekend on campus, at the largest international hackathon in Canada.
The #HacktheNorthhackathon, will bring students with different technical backgrounds and skill levels together to form teams and solve a problem or idea, and collaboratively code a unique solution from scratch.