by Terrence Bisson | Sep 26, 2016 | Math Seminar, Uncategorized

The National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) recognizes and supports outstanding graduate students in NSF-supported science, technology, engineering, and mathematics disciplines. The program provides up to three years of support,...
by janellefranasiak | Sep 22, 2016 | Uncategorized

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:...
by Terrence Bisson | Sep 19, 2016 | Math Seminar, Uncategorized

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...
by Terrence Bisson | Sep 14, 2016 | Math Seminar

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...
by Terrence Bisson | Sep 9, 2016 | Math Seminar

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....
by Terrence Bisson | Sep 9, 2016 | Uncategorized

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: ...
by Terrence Bisson | Sep 4, 2016 | Math Seminar

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 ...
by Terrence Bisson | Sep 4, 2016 | Math Seminar

This is my first new post in the “math seminar” category
by Terrence Bisson | Sep 1, 2016 | Math Seminar, Uncategorized

Do you like to take photos? Do you see math in the world around you? If you answered “yes” to both questions, now is your opportunity to contribute a favorite mathematical photo to MoMath’s Seeing Math contest. Winning photos will be displayed on the large screen in...
by Terrence Bisson | Nov 19, 2015 | Uncategorized

Over 800 programs — NSF REU, NASA and other paid summer research opportunities for undergrads http://www.pathwaystoscience.org/undergrads.aspx For Financial Support in Graduate School: Fellowships and graduate programs in a wide variety of STEM disciplines:...