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Memorial welcomes the 2002 Canadian Mathematical Olympiad Team

Ref. No. 166

DATE:     July 9, 2002
SUBJECT:     Memorial welcomes the 2002 Canadian Mathematical Olympiad Team

Note to editors:

The Canadian Mathematical Society will introduce the 2002 Canadian International Mathematical Olympiad (IMO) Team at Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John's on Wednesday, July 10, 2002. The send-off and news conference will be held at 12 noon at the Alexander Murray Building, Earth Sciences Boardroom - ER 4002. Parking is available in Lot 16.

The 2002 Canadian IMO Team are preparing to depart for the 43rd Annual IMO in Glasgow, Scotland. The Honourable Sandra Kelly, minister of youth services and post-secondary education, Dr. Axel, Meisen, president, Memorial University of Newfoundland and Dr. Graham Wright, executive director, Canadian Mathematical Society, the organization responsible for the selection and training of Canada's IMO team will be participating in the event.

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For more information, contact: Dr. Graham P. Wright, executive director, Canadian Mathematical Society, cell: (613) 290 3046, e-mail: director@cms.math.ca or Deborah Inkpen, acting manager, News Service, Memorial University, 737-8665, inkpend@mun.ca.

 

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