Math & CS

  • Math-Bio Research at Truman State University

    October 17, 2011

    On Friday, Oct 21 at 12:30 p.m. in MG2001, come learn about “Math-Bio Research at Truman State University” at the Biology Colloquium series. We will discuss the Mathematical Biology program at Truman, give an overview of this year’s projects, and explain how to apply to the program. This is a fantastic opportunity to apply your […]

  • KME Meeting

    There will be a regular KME meeting tomorrow at 5:00 in VH 1148. We will be talking about what math, statistics, computer science, and even support classes to be taking at Truman and especially next semester. This will be a great opportunity to ask questions of older students who have done class planning in the […]

  • SMART (Science, Mathematics, and Research for Transformation) Scholarship Program

    October 7, 2011

    SMART will pay for all educational expenses for a B.S., M.S. or Ph.D. program in a STEM discipline, and then provide scholars unique opportunities to work as research scientists or engineers on cutting edge technology in world class Department of Defense facilities. This is a highly competitive, national program, open to U.S. citizens only. The […]

  • Nebraska Conference for Undergraduate Women

    Dr. Pam Ryan will again be taking interested (female) students to the Nebraska Conference for Undergraduate Women in Mathematics in Lincoln, NE. The conference takes place January 27-29, 2012. Registration opens by Oct 10, 2011 and closes when capacity is reached. NOTE: This is a very popular conference, and registration closes quickly. If you are […]

  • MAA Meeting

    Mathematical Association of America will be meeting this Tuesday the 11th in VH1200. We’ll be playing math balderdash and planning a spoof math music video, all majors are welcome!

  • Professional Science Masters Program

    September 30, 2011

    Professor Laura Fielden from Truman’s Biology Department will be conducting an informational session and mathematical biology colloquium on the Professional Science Masters program in Bioinformatics that Truman will begin offering in Fall 2012. The session will be held in VH1224 on Thursday, October 6 at 3:30 p.m.

  • Bughouse chess

    Several Math and CS students and faculty play bughouse chess in VH2225 (the green study room outside Dr. Erickson’s VH2238 office) each Friday afternoon at 3:30pm. Skill is not really required. If you are interested, show up any time or contact Dr. Erickson <> or Libby Oliver <>if you have questions.

  • MAA Meeting

    September 26, 2011

    Mathematical Association of America will be meeting this Tuesday 9/27 at 4:30 in VH1200. All majors are welcome! We’ll be planning our Super Smash Brothers fundraiser as well as the math spoof music video.

  • Homemade Afghan Silent Auction Fundraiser

    MAA will be holding a silent auction for an afghan hand made and donated by Nancy Bissey. The afghan will be displayed with a bid sheet in the Mathematics/Computer Science office throughout the week from 9/25 through 9/30. Money raised will help fund MAA’s biannual poker tournament which is open to all students.

  • Putnam Exam

    September 21, 2011

    Students interested in taking the Putnam exam this year must register no later than 4 pm Thursday, October 6.  The exam will take place Saturday, December 3, from 9 am till 5 pm (with a 2 hour break).  If interested, contact Professor Michael Adams, VH2148, no later than the registration deadline.