Outstanding students in mathematics or the natural sciences who plan to pursue a research career in one of these fields are encouraged to apply for the Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship. More information on the scholarship can be found on the program website: www.act.org/goldwater. Deadline to begin the application process is October 8, 2010. To apply, contact Dr. Dana Vazzana at […]
Mathematical Biology Colloquium series begins Thursday, September 9 at 3:30 p.m. in MG2050. Our speaker will be Ngoc Thai, a Truman mathematical biology student, who will be discussing her summer REU experience.
MAA’s first meeting will be on Thursday, Sept. 2nd at 5:00pm in the math/CS student organizations room. The club is open for anyone interested in math, not just math majors. At that meeting we will start to get ideas of events and plan dates.
KME will have their first meeting Sept. 7 @ 5:30 in VH 1148!
Our first MASSE (Mathematics Students for Secondary Education) meeting will be Sunday, September 12, at 6pm in VH 1212. Refreshments will be provided. Your contact person this year for masse will be secretary Kaitlynn Jansen (firstname.lastname@example.org) so if you have any questions, please contact her.
Do you like to work on cleverly designed mathematical problems? If so, you should consider taking the Putnam Exam. This is a mathematical competition which takes place on the first Saturday of December every year and is open to undergraduates in the U.S.A. and Canada. Detailed information can be found at http://math.scu.edu/putnam/index.html . If you […]
A new alumni newsletter went up at http://mathcs.truman.edu/alumni.asp
Truman students Xiang Li, Hoang Pham, and Zach Whitehouse took second place in the Missouri Collegiate Mathematics Competition held last week at the University of Central Missouri. Thirty-six teams from across the state gathered to attempt to solve ten challenging problems during the two day event that took place as part of the 2010 MAA Missouri Section […]