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!
Professor Pamela Harris was featured in an awesome article in Vanguard STEM! Check it out here.
The Department of Mathematics and Statistics will host a Math-Stats Faculty, Students, Alumni Get-Together. Say hi to the old profs, meet some new ones, see some students, and enjoy one of our famous “Teas.” The event will be at 3:30PM on Saturday, June 10, 2017 in the Bronfman Math-Stats Library (Second Floor).
The Department of Mathematics and Statistics at Williams College invites graduating mathematics and statistics majors, their families, and guests to attend a breakfast on Commencement morning, Sunday, June 4, 2017, from 8:00 a.m. to 9 a.m. in the Mathematics and Statistics Library, Bronfman Science Center. Please join us for coffee, juice, and continental fare.
Former students returning for Data Science panel on May 2. Click here for poster.
On an intermittently snowy December 3, 2016, twenty-seven Williams students gathered in Bronfman to take on the 77th Annual William Lowell Putnam Mathematical Competition, one of the most notoriously challenging math contests in the world! Fueled by determination, coffee, and Professor Miller’s inspirational music playlist, these Ephs used their mathematical creativity and skills to tackle twelve questions
Data science is an actively growing area in various careers and fields. The Women in Data Science (WiDS) Conference is designed to inspire and educate data scientists, regardless of gender, and support women in the field. More information can be found here.