Department of Mathematics and Statistics  College of Science and Mathematics

Fall 2016 Colloquia




Colloquia are held on selected Mondays throughout the term starting at 3:45 PM in Roop 103 (unless otherwise noted).
Talks generally last about 50 minutes, with 10 minutes for questions at the end.
Refreshments will be served beginning at 3:30 PM, also in Roop 103.

Students, faculty, staff, and the mathematical public are all cordially invited to attend.

Speakers, titles, and abstracts are updated throughout the semester as details become available.

Date
Speaker
Home Institution
Title (with link to abstract and bio)
Sep 5
Steve Lucas James Madison University So You Think You Can Extract a Square Root?
Sep 12
Rao Chaganty Old Dominion University
Wed.
Sep 21
Catherine Amelink Virginia Tech Educational Experiences Impacting the Career Interest
of Underrepresented Groups in STEM Fields
Sep 26
Adriana Salerno Bates College
Oct 3
Rich Neidinger Davidson College A Gambling Function with Amazing Derivative Properties (and a Fractal Graph)
Wed.
Oct 12
Chad Awtrey Elon University
Wed.
Oct 19
Noelle Conforti Preszler
LouAnn Lovin
Zig Siegfried
Alexis Stevens
James Madison University Math 107, 108, and 207: The What and the Why
Oct 24
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Oct 31
William Sanders James Madison University
Nov 7
Jeff Achter Colorado State University
6 PM
Nov 7
2105 Harrison
Jeff Achter Colorado State University
Nov 14
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Nov 28
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Dec 5
-- James Madison University
current students
Student Research Presentations

Colloquia Schedules from Previous Terms
Pictures from Student Colloquia