Math & CS

  • Actuarial Science Careers Presentation

    September 8, 2014

    The actuarial profession is consistently ranked as a top-rated job (http://www.beanactuary.com/about/best_job.cfm).  Most practicing actuaries today have a degree in Mathematics, Actuarial Science, Statistics, Computer Science, Finance or Economics.  The Actuarial Science minor consists of the coursework needed to pursue this profession. Molly Dieckman and Lee Jones are Truman alumni working as Actuarial Analysts for Towers Watson in St. Louis.  Towers Watson is […]

  • Colloquium Talk

    April 7, 2014

    Kevin Gerstle from the University of Iowa Brownian Motion and HMD-Functions 3:30pm, Wednesday (4/9/2014) VH1224 Models of random motion can be used in all scientific disciplines to study phenomena ranging from the rise and fall of stock prices to the motion of pollen particles through water. In particular, models of Brownian motion can be used to […]

  • MAA Texas Hold ‘Em

    April 5, 2014

    Congratulations to the winners in last night’s MAA Texas Hold ‘Em Tournament!  From left to right Trent Spires (3rd place) Nathan Aden (2nd place) Peter Rankin (1st place) .

  • Colloquium Monday

    April 4, 2014

    Next Monday, April 7, we have two former Truman students returning to talk about their graduate work. Both are currently at University of Nebraska-Lincoln.  The colloquium will take place on at 3:30 in VH1224. Each talk will be about 25 minutes. Charles Tomlinson, Third-year graduate student, University of Nebraska-Lincoln Title: The Knights and Knaves logic puzzle. Abstract: A classic logic […]

  • MAA Spring Texas Hold ‘Em Tournament

    The Spring Texas Hold ‘Em Tournament sponsored by the MAA will take place tonight at 6pm in the Violette Hall Commons.  Free pizza and chip buy-ins.  If you’re a poker fan (or even if your not) stop by for a few hands and a piece of pizza!

  • KME Integration Bee

    April 2, 2014

      Congratulations to winners in the 2014 KME Integration Bee held this past Saturday!  Pictured above from left to right, Valerie Free (1st place), Evan Datz (2nd place), Melinda Mathews (3rd place), Tyler Gardner (4th place).

  • Actuarial Science News:

    March 21, 2014

    Congratulations to Shahodat Shamieva for recently passing Actuarial Exam 1/P.

  • Actuarial Science and Buck Consultants

    February 25, 2014

    The Actuarial profession is consistently ranked as a top-rated job(http://www.beanactuary.com/about/best_job.cfm). Most practicing actuaries today have a degree in Math, Actuarial Science, Statistics, Computer Science, Finance or Economics. The Actuarial Science Minor consists of the coursework needed to pursue this profession. Presented by Graham Royer & Chandra Miller Buck Consultants Thursday, March 6, 3:30 VH 1000 […]

  • Actuarial Science News:

    February 14, 2014

    Congratulations to Chris Van Boening and Molly Dieckman for recently accepting positions as Actuaries.  Chris will be with Kemper and Molly will be with Towers Watson, both of St. Louis.  

  • Upcoming MAA Events

    February 7, 2014

    Wed. Feb 12 – vote on club semester activity, figure out Valentines fundraiser Thurs. Feb 13 / Fri. Feb 14 – Valentine Cards fundraiser Fri. Feb 21 – Club game / movie discussion night! -8pm in a BNB lounge Wed. Feb 26 – David Joyce student guest presentation Wed. Mar 19 – joint meeting with […]