Archive for November, 2013


AWM Panel Discussion at UIC

AWM Panel Discussion at UIC

November 11th, 2013

The University of Illinois at Chicago  chapter of the Association for Women in Mathematics will bring together leading women mathematicians in academia for a panel discussion this Friday. Learn about the history of women in mathematics from Chicago-area mathematicians. Loyola’s Dr Anne Leggett McDonald will join other distinguished Chicago-land academics to discuss the history and present state […]


Next UCMS Lecture: How to Win at Blackjack

Next UCMS Lecture: How to Win at Blackjack

November 1st, 2013

In this talk, the audience will see how calculus can inform your choice of strategy in gambling and other ‘investments.’ (Hint: “21” is an entertaining movie, but the best strategy isn’t learning how to count cards like Kevin Spacey.) Tuesday, November 5th Speaker: Jim Zhu (Western Michigan University – Dept. of Math) Title: How to […]