Williams at the 81st Putnam

On February 20 and 21, eleven Williams students took part in the 81st William Lowell Putnam Mathematical Competition, held remotely due to COVID 19. Congratulations to all who participated, especially given the difficult circumstances!  Special shout outs to Zachary Stein-Perlman, who placed in the top 200 nationwide; and to Max… Continue reading »

The Best Writing in Mathematics featuring work by Ben Logsdon ’20, and Anya Michaelsen ’19, and Prof. Ralph Morrison

Our congratulations go out to Professor Ralph Morrison, Ben Logsdon ’20, and Anya Michaelsen ’19 for their work “Nullstellenfont” (Math Horizons, 27:4, 5-7 (2020)) which has been selected for inclusion in the 2021 edition of The Best Writing in Mathematics! This paper was adapted from a final project by Ben and… Continue reading »

Call for new OURFA2M2 volunteer student organizers

Please find below a message from Online Undergraduate Resource Fair for the Advancement in Academia of Marginalized Mathematicians (OURFA2M2).We are happy to announce our call for new OURFA2M2 volunteer student organizers!We are looking for 2-3 undergraduate students to join our team. Please consider applying if you… Continue reading »