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February 8, 2019

Moravian College Student Mathematics Conference Saturday February 23, 2019 A chance for undergraduates to present work to their peers! Student research projects | Field studies Honors projects Unusual mathematical topics Internships | Class projects Interesting problems | Applications of mathematics Keynote Speaker: Dr. Margaret Robinson Mount Holyoke College Two Ways to Count Solutions to Polynomial Equations Abstract: In this talk we will focus on two ways to count solutions to polynomial equations: solutions in finite fields and solutions modulo powers of a prime.



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January 31, 2019

As part of an independent study, each week Edward Harbison will be giving a short 15-30 minute lesson on a new mathematical topic and how it relates to some clever problem solving ideas related to the Putnam Exam.  



Every is invited. Just show up. 



Tuesdays, 10:45 - 11:30, Sally Conference Room 335. 




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December 3, 2018

William Lowell Putnam Mathematical Competition:  



 



This year the Mathematics program participated in the William Lowell Putnam Mathematical Competition.  The annual competition, now in its 79th year, is preeminent undergraduate mathematics undergraduate competition.  The 6 hour competition consists of 12 extremely challenging questions.  



 



This year 5 students participated (pictured left to right):



 



William Brandes



Edward Harbison



Alvaro Belmonte



Rey Anaya



Zeng Zeng Yang



 



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December 1, 2018

This year, the Moravian College Mathematics Program will be offering an opportunity for you to take the Putnam!!



 



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September 6, 2018
Are you a natural science major interested in outside research projects and/or graduate school?


 


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July 26, 2018

On Friday, September 14, 2018 from 12:00pm to 4:00pm we will be hosting the First Annual Data and Computer Science Showcase.  The event will begin with a keynote by Ashish Patel, the co-founder of CareSet Systems (https://careset.com/).  Following his keynote, undergraduate students will give oral and poster presentations on their work.  Dr.



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April 30, 2018

Student from the the Math Society and the Art Club joined together to have a Geometric Drawing competition put together by a First Year Writing Seminar (FYWS) based on technical writing.  Students had to describe, using words, a geometric drawing while other students tried to draw the image.  Over 30 students attended the event.  The two winning groups were from Art Club and a First Year Writing Seminar.  




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April 8, 2018

On Sunday April 8, Moravian's Chapter of Pi Mu Epsilon, the national mathematics honor society, held their annual induction ceremony.  Congratulations to Emily Bolger and Makkah Davis, the two newest inductees




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October 30, 2017

This year's first Discrete Math Days was held at DeSales University today.  One of the talks was given by Moravian College Mathematics major Makkah Davis.  Her talk, titled Analyzing Partisan Combinatorial Games was based on work she completed last summer with Dr Shank.



A group of Moravian students and faculty attended as well as students from DeSales University and Cedar Crest College.



The next Discrete Math Day will be on November 30 here at Moravian.




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February 3, 2016
Every year, COMAP (the Consortium for Mathematics and its Applications) hosts a four day long international modeling competition where teams of students choose one problem and spend an extended weekend trying to find a solution to this problem.

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