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Universal constructions throughout mathematics

Here are the notes I wrote for the talk I am giving at the Canadian Undergraduate Mathematics Conference.

My talk is meant as a friendly introduction to category theory and to the notion of a universal arrow.

Edit: corrected a couple of mistakes in my original document. If you find any more, please let me know.

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