Department of Mathematical Sciences
Colloquia & Events - Fall 2011
Monday, December 12
Colloquium:
"Informing Instruction and Instructional Design: A Framework for Student Thinking about Matrix Multiplication"
Christine Larson
Vanderbilt University
Mathematics Education Candidate
Wednesday, December 7
Colloquium:
"Investigating curriculum effectiveness: Results from a curriculum comparison study in secondary mathematics"
Óscar Chávez
University of Missouri
Mathematics Education Candidate
Tuesday, December 6
Presentation of Master’s Project:
"Estimating survival of dormant plants using mark-recapture methods"
Martha Ellis
University of Montana
Monday, December 5
Colloquium:
"A New Procedure for Estimating Mutation Rates"
Nick McClure
University of Montana
Friday, December 2
Colloquium:
"From perfect numbers to modern primality tests"
Pedro Berrizbeitia
Universidad Simon Bolivar, Caracas, Venezuela, Currently an Ulam Visitor at the University of Colorado Boulder
Monday, November 14
Colloquium:
"Engineering (Design) for Science Inquiry"
Dr. Anne Kern
University of Idaho
Craig Bauling
Wolfram Research
Wednesday, October 12
4:00 — 6:00 pm, Math 306
"Short course in Mathematica"
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Dr. James Albert
Bowling Green State University
Monday, September 19

3:10 — 4:00 pm, Math 103
Colloquium:
"On-Base Percentage — the Moneyball Statistic"

7:00 pm, Math 103
Evening talk:
"Looking at Spacings to Assess Streakiness"
 
Dr. William Yslas Vélez
Department of Mathematics
University of Arizona
Diversity Advisory Council webpage with complete schedule

Tuesday, September 6
12:10 — 1:30, UC 330-331
Student Forum:
"Math, the language that connects mankind."

3:10 — 4:00 pm, Math 103
Colloquium & Undergraduate Mathematics Seminar:
"Mathematics changed my life"

Wednesday, September 7
12:10 — 1:30, UC 330-331
Chair, Staff & Administrator Workshop:
"Retaining Minority Students and Increasing the Number of Majors"

3:00 — 4:00 pm, UH 004
SACNAS Informational Meeting
 
Monday, August 29
Cancelled
Colloquium:
Dr. Stephen Watson
"Pattern Formation & Geometry of PDE"
Colloquium schedules from the past:
Spring 2011 | Fall 2010 | Spring 2010 | Fall 2009 | Spring 2009 | Fall 2008 | Spring 2008
Fall 2007 | Spring 2007 | Fall 2006 | Spring 2006 | Fall 2005 | Spring 2005 | Fall 2004
Spring 2004 | Fall 2003 | Spring 2003 | Fall 2002 | Spring 2002 | Fall 2001 | Spring 2001
Fall 2000 | Spring 2000 | Fall 1999 | Spring 1999 | Fall 1998 | Spring 1998 | Fall 1997
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