Upcoming Events

Mathematics and Statistics Department Colloquium Abstract: The Fourier Transform is one of the world's most important mathematical tools. It has applications in almost...Location: Bronfman Science Center

Mathematics and Statistics Department Colloquium Abstract: We will first discuss why people should care about multidimensional continued fractions and then look at why the ...Location: Bronfman Science Center

Mathematics and Statistics Department Faculty Seminar Abstract: Let k > 1. The kgeneralized Fibonacci numbers F_n^{(k)}, n (k1) start with (k1) zeros followed by one 1...Location: Bronfman Science Center

Relieving and Readjusting Pythagoras: Improving the Pythagorean Formula Mathematics and Statistics Department Thesis Defense Abstract: The Pythagorean expectation was...Location: Bronfman Science Center

Apr 28 6:30pm Math/Stat Department Gelato SocialLocation: Paresky Center

Mathematics and Statistics Department Thesis Defense Abstract: Dirichlet's Theorem on Primes in Arithmetic Progressions states that if $\ell$ and $k$ are coprime, there are...Location: Bronfman Science Center

A Characterization of Trees with Convex Obstacle Number 1 or 2 Mathematics and Statistics Department Thesis Defense Abstract: A convex obstacle representation of a tree...Location: Bronfman Science Center

Mathematics and Statistics Department Faculty Seminar Abstract: A new R package allows for relatively easy creation of interactive graphs hosted as web applications. I will...Location: Bronfman Science Center

May 5 5:30pm Monthly Math/Stat Department DinnerLocation: Mission Park Dining Hall

Jun 7 10am Sigma Xi InductionMembers of the Williams College Class of 2014 who demonstrated intellectual initiative and completed extensive research for a senior thesis in science, math, or psychology...Location: MainStage, ’62 Center
Hudson River Und Math Conf April 26
Cleary on "Big Data" at Framingham April 28
MAA Meeting May 3031
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April 15th, 2014
Best Jobs 2014
According to the latest ranking by CareerCast.com, the best four jobs of 2014 are:
1. Mathematician.
2. Tenured professor.
3....
April 10th, 2014
Williams Wins 2014 AMS Exemplary Department Award
The American Mathematical Society has recognized the Williams College Mathematics Department as the 2014 Exemplary Mathematics Program, as announced and described in...
March 20th, 2014
Burger Inauguration as Southwestern President
Recent Williams Mathematics Professor Edward B. Burger was inaugurated as President of Southwestern University on March 25, 2014 (preceded by Prof....
March 16th, 2014
Adding Fractions
Mathematics has got to be the most interesting of all subjects. As I was telling the wonderful math faculty...
March 13th, 2014
π Day 3/14
Annual π Day Missive from Nick Yates ’06
Once again, Pi Day has arrived!
As you probably know, pi (π)...