Math & CS

  • mathbio colloquium

    October 23, 2010

    The next mathbio colloquium will be on WEDNESDAY (change in day), October 27 at 3:30 p.m. in MG2050. Truman Student Nathan Kopp will speak on research he’s done on Separating the Effects of Genetic Drift and Natural Selection Using a Modification of Tajima’s D Statistic. Hope to see you there.

  • mathbio call for students

    The Mathbio program is happy to announce a call for students for the year 2011. Project descriptions are available on the mathbio website ( Student applications are due Monday, November 22, 2010. New groups will begin their work in January, 2011. This is a year-long commitment (so students graduating in May are not eligible). Unfortunately, […]

  • Mathematical Biology Colloquium Thursday at 3:30 in MG2050

    October 12, 2010

    Boryana Koseva and Stephen Quinn will present: “Energy allocation in a generalist predator, Neordia sipedon” Abstract: The energy available to an organism to do work is allocated to competing physiological functions based on the organism’s life history and its environment. The successful allocation of energy determines the lifetime reproductive success of an organism (i.e. its […]

  • Mathematics Colloquium

    October 11, 2010

    Our second Mathematics Colloquium of the year will be on Thursday, October 14, at 3:30 P.M. in MaGruder 1098.  H. Chad Lane, a Truman Alumni, will be speaking on Learning with Virtual Humans: Using simulated role players to teach and inspire. An abstract of the talk is given below.  Cookies and soft drinks will be […]

  • MASSE meeting

    October 8, 2010

    Masse has its next meeting Sunday October 10th at 6:00pm in VH 1212.  We will be discussing the December conference and deciding on t-shirt ideas.

  • MAA

    October 5, 2010

    MAA’s next meeting will be October 11 at 5:30pm in 1208, we will be discussing classes for next semester, helping with the registration process, and sharing 4 year plans.   Any math or CS major or minor who would like help from peers about classes  is welcome to come!

  • MAA 9/27

    September 27, 2010

    MAA Tonight at 5:30 in VH 1208. Anyone interested in math is welcome!

  • Putnam Competition

    The registration deadline for students interested in participating in this year’s William Lowell Putnam Mathematical Competition is Tuesday, October 5.  To be eligible, you must be a regularly enrolled undergraduate (this may include high school students) who has not already taken the exam more than three times in the past.   The exam will be administered […]

  • Panel on REUS and internships

    September 21, 2010

    The SMACS program is sponsoring a panel discussion on Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REUs) and internships this Thursday (September 23) at 7pm in VH 1328.  The following students will discuss their experiences: Missy Greene – CS internship at Cerner Rachelle Goll – REU in CS at Washington State University Ihan Prasetyo – actuarial science internship […]

  • KME news

    KME has a meeting September 21st @ 5:30 in VH 1148. Dr. Tony Vazzana will be giving a brief presentation about the Math Capstone. Lunch with Profs is September 23rd from 11-1 in VH 2151. Remember to bring your own lunch and be ready to socialize with the Profs! KME Bonfire is October 9th @ […]