Math and the Buffalo Promise Neighborhood

Buffalo Promise Neighborhood is a not-for-profit organization that is dedicated to improving the educational and developmental outcomes of children within neighborhood schools. M&T Bank, through BPN, has a public/private partnership with three local schools:...

Graduate Record Exams (GRE)

GRE stands for Graduate Record Exam. Many graduate math programs require or recommend taking the GRE Math Subject Exam for admission to their department. There is also a GRE General Exam that may be required, which is different, and less important (it is similar to...

MAT 380: the informal presentations

Sept. 14: Alexis Grebenok on summer research experiences.  Kendyl Fraser on summer internships. Sept. 21: Elizabeth Kozoduj on TeX.  Zachary Grace on JSTOR. Sept. 28: Kyle Zastrow on Beamer. April Henry on WordPress.  Jenivette Garcia on Math...

Dr. Weston’s TeX tips

Seminar students are expected to learn LaTeX by themselves. They must also learn Beamer and possibly some graphics macros, like those in TikZ. Fortunately, there are many excellent LaTeX and Beamer resources online: The webpage for ShareLaTeX: www.sharelatex.com Dr....

Math Meeting at RIT, Oct. 21-22, 2016

The fall 2016 meeting of the Seaway section of the Mathematical Association of America will be held at the Rochester Institute of Technology on Oct. 22.  The last date to sign up to give a student talk (12 or 25 minutes) is September 30.  Here is the website link:   ...

Two math talks! Sept. 7, 2016

 WEDNESDAY SEPTEMBER 7, 2016.   SH room 1013B Speaker: Jonathan Lopez Title: A classification of small operators using graph theory               (joint work with Terry Bisson) Time: 2:30pm Abstract: Given a real matrix , its operator norm is defined by    ...