Articles by StewJo

Math Has New Numbers

Math has finally renumbered our courses according to difficulty, with Linear Algebra moved from Math 211 to its central spot Math 250 and the core courses moved to the middle of the 300s, with the pre-core electives below and the post-core electives above. (For the full list of our offerings fall 2013, go to the

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Beazley awarded Hellman Grant

Prof. Beazeley awarded Hellman research grant. http://dean-faculty.williams.edu/faculty-development/hellman-fellows-grants/

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Pathways to Science: Summer research and more.

Pathways to Science offers many opportunities for upcoming mathematicians. Summer Research for Undergraduates: http://www.pathwaystoscience.org/programs.asp?descriptorhub=SummerResearch_Summer%20Research%20Opportunity Financial Support for Graduate School: http://www.pathwaystoscience.org/Grad.asp

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The Conundrum Returns!

Gabor Gurbacs has taken on the awesome responsibility of Conumdrum Master. The new November Conundrum can be found here: http://math.williams.edu/conundrum/november-conundrum/  

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UCLA RIPS – Summer Research opportunity for undergraduate students

The Institute for Pure and Applied Mathematics (IPAM) at the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) runs a unique summer program for undergraduate students. The Research in Industrial Projects for Students (RIPS) provides an opportunity for exceptional students in math and related disciplines to work in teams on real world research projects proposed by a

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Woodrow Wilson Teaching Fellowship

Ball State University seeks your assistance in identifying talented students and alumni in biology, chemistry, physics, or mathematics who might be interested in teaching at the high-school level with a prestigious fellowship opportunity. In partnership with the Woodrow Wilson Foundation, Ball State is offering 20 fellowships to graduating seniors, graduate students, and alumni interested in

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Booz Allen Hamilton information session

Booz Allen Hamilton will be having an information session on campus, Oct. 5 at 7p.m. in Weston 10. Five Math majors from the class of ’11 were hired last year, among a total of 14 Williams grads hired.  

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NSF Fellowship opportunities for Grad School

All seniors interested in grad school are encouraged to apply for an NSF Fellowship. See http://www.nsfgrfp.org/, and speak with your advisor.

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Mid-Hudson Mathematics Conference, plenary address by Mihai Stoiciu

The third Mid-Hudson Mathematics Conference for Undergraduates will be held on SUNDAY, October 16, 2011 (note date change) at Bard College. This one-day conference will consist of presentations by undergraduate mathematics students, panels on graduate school in mathematics and REU programs, and a plenary address by Mihai Stoiciu of Williams College. http://math.bard.edu/mhmc2011/

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Playing the Numbers

Click here for Math/Stat Top 10 list of Numbers

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