Statistics

Finding your Voice in Math/Stat

Time:  Nov. 5, 2020, 8p.m. Eastern time.Abstract:  We will be having a panel and discussion with students, faculty, and alumsabout finding our voice as underrepresented groups!  The panelists are ProfessorGoedhart, Carolina Martinez ’21, Liz Pierce ’08, Thandi Steele ’22, Professor Tupper,and Teresa Yu ’20.  This… Continue reading »

Math/Stat Game Night

Come to Math/Stat game night! SMASAB is hosting virtual game nights for the department every Saturday evening at 6:00 PM EST. Games will be well-equipped to handle large or small groups and will be a good way to get to know other folks interested in math and stats! Links for… Continue reading »

Math/Stat Virtual Get-Together

The newly elected SMASAB (Student Math and Statistics Advisory Board) and the Department of Mathematics and Statistics would like to invite all the Mathematics and Statistics Majors to a Virtual Get-Together on Zoom at 12pm (Noon) ET on Saturday, October 10th. Please find below the Zoom link:… Continue reading »

Williams College alumna Ya Xu ’06 featured in Fortune magazine “40 under 40 in Technology”

Williams College alumna Ya Xu ’06 (BS in Economics and Mathematics from Williams College and PhD in Statistics from Stanford University), now leader of the Data Science team at Linkedin, has been included in Fortune magazine’s “40 Under 40 in Technology” listing: https://fortune.com/40-under-40/2020/ya-xu/ Many congratulations to Dr. Ya Xu!… Continue reading »

AWM Storytime Friday, September 18

Join the Association for Women in Mathematics for Mathematical Storytime on Friday, September 18, 6:00 PM EDT! Juniors and seniors will share stories about what they wish they knew before taking particular classes and about their experiences as folks from underrepresented groups in mathematics. Insights from first- and… Continue reading »