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Important Date

May 20: Victoria Day (University Closed)

Upcoming Exams

STAT 2000 A01 Midterm
Tuesday, May 21 at 8:30 a.m.

STAT 1000 A03 Midterm 1
Thursday, May 23 at 7:00 p.m.

STAT 1000 A01 Midterm 1
Friday, May 24 at 8:30 a.m.

STAT 1000 A02 Midterm 1
Friday, May 24 at 8:30 a.m.

Upcoming Seminar

Chris Wild, Department of Statistics, The University of Auckland: “The Need for Speed in the Path of the Deluge
Thursday, May 23 at 2:45 p.m.
316 Machray Hall