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OURSTEM+ Student/Faculty Event

OURSTEM+, the organization for minorities in STEM+ at Williams, is organizing a student/faculty event on Friday, April 30th at 7 pm: the second Student-Faculty Game Night. More information about this event (including the Zoom link and an RSVP form) can be found here:… Continue reading »

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 »