The graduate student seminars have been discontinued. Every M.Sc. student must make one 50-min presentation in any of the seminar series approved by the Department. Every Ph.D. student must make two 50-min presentations in any of the seminar series approved by the Department. All graduate students must attend the department colloquia and PIMS distinguished lectures. Their attendance record will be noted in the progress report. Poor attendance may result in an unsatisfactory progress report.