Articles by Ralph Morrison
Our very own Professor Dick De Veaux will be appearing in the next episode of NOVA, “Prediction By The Numbers” on Wednesday, Feb. 28th, 9p.m. on PBS. Be sure to tune in! Check out a preview here.
Applications to become a Clare Booth Luce Scholar are now open, and are due on Friday, February 19! To submit an application, please visit this page. We will be holding an information session for students who might want to apply, Thursday February 15th at 6pm in TBL 211. There will be pizza and ice cream!
The 40th Green Chicken Competition was hosted by Middlebury College on Saturday, October 28th. Led by Professors Mihai Stoiciu and Steve Miller, ten Williams College students participated and successfully defended the Green Chicken (it was our ninth consecutive victory). The top scorers in the Williams College team were: Ian Banta, Will Howie, Markus Feng, Michael
Williams will be participating in two math competitions this fall, and we need you to help us take them on! They are: The Green Chicken Mathematics Competition (Saturday, October 28, at Middlebury) The Putnam Mathematics Competition (Saturday, December 2, at Williams) If you’d like to participate in either of these exams, please get in touch
September 15-October 15 is National Hispanic Heritage Month, a time when we recognize the accomplishments and contributions of [email protected] and Hispanics in the United States while celebrating the culture and heritage. Every day during this month the website www.lathisms.org – standing for [email protected] and Hispanics in the Mathematical Sciences – will showcase a [email protected] or Hispanic mathematician
Interested in joining or learning more about the Williams student chapter of the Association for Women in Mathematics? You can check out their website here, and also their departmental page here! Click here to sign up for their listserv.
The Math/Stat Mentoring Program pairs first-years and sophomores interested in mathematics and statistics with junior and senior mentors who will help them navigate through their academic experience in the department. Click here for more info, and to sign up to be a mentor, or to be paired with a mentor! The deadline for applying to
Interested in applied math at Williams? See this recommended pathway through the mathematics major!