MAM 2016

Mathematics Awareness Month
** April 2001 **

Mathematics Awareness Month at
University of Kansas
Lawrence KS


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April 1: Proclamation of Math Awareness Month in the State of Kansas and the City of Lawrence. April 2: Russell Bradt Memorial Undergraduate Mathematics Colloquium, 4:00 pm, 330 Strong Hall, "Real Estate in Hyperbolic Space: Investment Opportunities for the New Millennium," Colin Adams, Francis C. Oakley Third Century Professor, Williams College. April 3: Henry Byron Newson Colloquium, 4:00 pm, 306 Snow Hall, "Modules of Finite Projective Dimension," Paul Roberts, University of Utah. April 7: Math Competition for Fifth-Sixth Grades, Junior High and High School Students, 10:00-11:30 am, 306 Snow Hall. With reception and registration at 10:00 am in 406 Snow Hall. Deadline for entry, April 6. April 11: Computational and Applied Math Seminar, 2:30 pm, 306 Snow Hall, "JPEG 2000: Images as You Would Like", Michael Gormish, Ricoh Innovations, Inc. April 12: Students + Workshops = Success + Fun. 9:30 am- 12:00 pm, 306 Snow Hall. Workshop for sixth graders from Hillcrest Elementary School. April 12: Enhancing Mathematics with the Use of Computer Technology, 2:30-5:00 pm, 120 Snow, "Model-based Collaborations", Adele Goldberg, Neomeron (at 2:30); "Technology in Middle School Mathematics^?Project InterMath", Jim Wilson, University of Georgia (at 4:00). April 16: Lecture, 4:00 pm, 306 Snow Hall, "Effective Communication", Barbara Ballard, Associate Vice Chancellor of Student Affairs. April 17: Undergraduate Lecture, 4:00 pm, 306 Snow Hall, "Getting and Enjoying a Job After Graduation, Dick Hinderliter, retired after 33 years of service in the telecommunications industry. April 19: Students + Workshops = Success + Fun. 9:30 am-12:00 pm, 306 Snow Hall. Workshop for fifth graders from Langston Hughes Elementary School. April 19: Ellis B. Stouffer Colloquium, 4:00 pm, 306 Snow Hall, Lee Stanley, Lehigh University. April 20: Interdisciplinary Panel, 2:30 pm, 306 Snow Hall, Panel discussion on how math is used in other departments. April 23: Ellis B. Stouffer Colloquium, 4:00 pm, 306 Snow Hall, "Modelling Marine Magnetic Anomaly Lineations by an Ornstein-Uhlenbeck Process", Ted Chang, University of Virginia. April 24: Honors Banquet. April 26: Ellis B. Stouffer Colloquium, 4:00 pm, 306 Snow Hall, Latushkin. May 1: Guest Speaker, Math 143 Linear Algebra & Calculus Honors Class, 10:30 am, 554 Snow, "Using Mathematics for Epileptic Seizure Warning", Dr. Ivan Osorio, Director, Comprehensive Epilpesy Center, KU Medical Center. The public is welcome to attend.