AIMS to host Work-Integrated Learning (WIL) Workshop

The African Institute for Mathematical Sciences (AIMS) in partnership with the University of Waterloo and the University of Ottawa will host a three-day Work-Integrated Learning (WIL*) workshop from 28–30 October 2019 in Kigali, Rwanda. WIL is the term given to an activity or program that integrates academic learning with its application in the workplace. The […]


AIMS works with partners to develop environmental policy

The African Institute for Mathematical Sciences (AIMS) initiated a project to develop a comprehensive environmental policy for the AIMS network. AIMS acknowledges the importance of protecting environmental values as part of the global community. This project was developed with the assistance of Academics Without Borders and the University of Calgary. Academics Without Borders (AWB) is […]

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Canadian Governor General Julie Payette inspires AIMS students to follow dreams, build a better world

On 9 April 2019, the Governor General of Canada, Her Excellency the Right Honorable Julie Payette visited AIMS Rwanda and interacted with AIMS students as part of activities during her official visit to Rwanda to participate in the 25thCommemoration of the Genocide of the Tutsi. The Governor General, who was accompanied by a team of […]

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University of Minnesota announces new partnership with African Institute for Mathematical Sciences

The  African Institute for Mathematical Sciences (AIMS) and the University of Minesota announced a new partnership today for exchanging knowledge and accelerating educational opportunities for talented African mathematicians. The University of Minnesota is one of only four universities in the United States who are AIMS academic partners. Founded in 2003, AIMS recruits Africa’s most talented […]

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AIMS Senegal hosts Cooperative Education Workshop

  Gaby St-Pierre and Anne Fannon lead the Cooperative Education Workshop AIMS Senegal hosted a two-day interactive workshop on cooperative education on 16-17 May 2018. Developed under the Skills for Employability (SFE) project, supported by Global Affairs Canada and the MasterCard Foundation, this collaborative initiative compliments the existing cooperative education program and aims to increase […]


AIMS Canada joins in International Girls in ITC Day Event in Ottawa

[Students converse at the GAC International Girls and ITC Day event in Ottawa] Global Affairs Canada hosted the first annual International Girls in ITC Day event on April 26. Peter Szyszlo, AIMS-NEI Senior Program Coordinator, attended with AIMS alumni in Canada’s capital Ottawa. “This was an exceptional event to showcase programs like AIMS that are empowering women […]

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AIMS Canada encourage les partenariats à l’événement de SDI à l’Université d’Ottawa

Peter Szyszlo, coordonnateur principal du African Institute for Mathematical Sciences (AIMS), a rencontré des professeurs, des praticiens et des étudiants dans le cadre de la conférence de la semaine internationale du développement de l’Université d’Ottawa [] le 10 février. «Le partenariat avec l’Université d’Ottawa est un élément clé du succès de AIMS», déclare M. Szyszlo. […]