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enThe Spring 2015 Undergraduate Course Offerings are Now Available
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<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>Please click the link below to view the spring 2015 course offerings in the mathematics department. The course schedule is tentative and subject to change.</p>
</div></div></div>Thu, 04 Dec 2014 21:32:21 +0000wcrow3642 at http://www.math.princeton.eduPublic Lecture: Jordan Ellenberg - How to Get Rich Playing the Lottery, December 11, 2014
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<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>The Mathematics Department and the Council on Science and Technology are pleased to announce a Public Lecture by Jordan Ellenberg, Vilas Distinguished Achievement Professor of Mathematics at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Professor Ellenberg's talk, "How to Get Rich Playing the Lotter* (*Will Not Actually Help You Get Rich Playing the Lottery)," will recount the story and the mathematics behind a student group at MIT that found a loophole in the Massachusetts Lottery's Cash WinFall game and pocketed over $3 million.</p></div></div></div>Thu, 20 Nov 2014 13:53:28 +0000wcrow3635 at http://www.math.princeton.eduProfessor Manjul Bhargava elected Foreign Fellow of the Indian National Science Academy
http://www.math.princeton.edu/news/home-page/professor-manjul-bhargava-elected-foreign-fellow-indian-national-science-academy
<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>Congratulations to <strong>Professor Manjul Bhargava,</strong> who has been elected a <em><strong>Foreign Fellow</strong></em><strong><em> </em></strong> of the Indian National Science Academy
</p></div></div></div>Wed, 22 Oct 2014 19:37:37 +0000wcrow3592 at http://www.math.princeton.eduSpecial Presentation to Undergraduates on Applying to Grad School and Working in the Industry this Thursday
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<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>Math Seniors</p>
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<p>Reminder this Thursday Oct. 16th at 4:30, in Fine 110 our Senior Adviser, Professor Paul Yang will host an information session for you. Refreshments will be served.</p>
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<p><strong>Applying to Graduate School/Working in the Industry – Making the Right Choice</strong></p>
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<p>Speakers will include:</p>
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<p>Professor Dave Gabai, Math Department Chair</p>
<p>Professor Alex Ionescue, Director of Graduate Studies on applying to graduate school</p>
<p>Eric Chen, graduate student's perspective</p>
<p>Andrew Yang on working at Google</p></div></div></div>Tue, 14 Oct 2014 13:53:57 +0000wcrow3583 at http://www.math.princeton.eduBarry Mazur Will Deliver the Minerva Lecture Series this October 14,15 & 17
http://www.math.princeton.edu/news/home-page/barry-mazur-will-deliver-minerva-lecture-series-october-1415-17
<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>Professor Barry Mazur will deliver the Fall 2014 Minerva Lecture Series. Mazur received his Ph.D. at Princeton in 1959 and is currently the Gerhard Gade University Profesor and Senior Fellow at Harvard. Mazur's reserach focuses on number theory, automorphic forms, and algebraic geometry. He is a member of the National Academy of Sciences and counts the Veblen, Cole and Steele prizes among his many accolades.</p>
<p>This year's lectures will be held on:<br />Tuesday, October 14 at 4:30 p.m.<br />Wednesday, October 15 at 4:30 p.m.<br />and Friday, October 17 at 4:30 p.m.</p>
</div></div></div>Wed, 13 Aug 2014 13:16:06 +0000wcrow3330 at http://www.math.princeton.eduProfessor Amit Singer Named Moore Investigator in Data-Driven Discovery
http://www.math.princeton.edu/news/home-page/professor-amit-singer-named-moore-investigator-data-driven-discovery
<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>Professor Amit Singer has been named one of 14 Moore Investigators in Data-Driven Discvoery by the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation. These five year grants aim to unlock the potential in the vast datasets of research today, “Science is generating data at unprecedented volume, variety and velocity, but many areas of science don’t reward the kind of expertise needed to capitalize on this explosion of information,” said Chris Mentzel, Program Director of the Data-Driven Discovery Initiative. </p>
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</div></div></div>Fri, 03 Oct 2014 12:58:27 +0000wcrow3568 at http://www.math.princeton.eduPutnam Math Competition Meeting September 30th.
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<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>The first meeting of the Putnam Math Competition is tonight with Professor Gunning at 7:30 in Fine Hall 214.</p>
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<p>The William Lowell Putnam Mathematical Competition will be held Saturday<br />
December 6th, in McDonnell A01. </p>
<p>Please sign up with LeeAnn Coleman in Fine 315. </p>
<p>For those interested in practicing their problem solving between now and<br />
then, the math department will hold practice sessions. Anyone interested is<br />
welcome to attend these sessions.</p>
</div></div></div>Tue, 30 Sep 2014 14:39:18 +0000wcrow3550 at http://www.math.princeton.eduProfessor Emeritus Edward Nelson Passed Away September 10th
http://www.math.princeton.edu/news/home-page/professor-emeritus-edward-nelson-passed-away-september-10th
<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>Professor of Mathematics Emeritus, Edward Nelson, died peacefully at 2:30 a.m. Wednesday, September 10, 2014, with his wife, Sarah, at his side.</p></div></div></div>Wed, 10 Sep 2014 17:56:08 +0000wcrow3435 at http://www.math.princeton.eduUndergraduate Drop/Add/Course Swap Information
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<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p><strong>Drop/Add/Course Swap</strong></p>
<p><strong>Drop/Add/Course Swap Procedures For Fall 2014</strong></p>
<p>If there is space in the course you want, you can make your changes in SCORE without special math department permission.</p></div></div></div>Wed, 10 Sep 2014 13:13:14 +0000wcrow3429 at http://www.math.princeton.eduThe Undergraduate Office Has Moved to Room 315
http://www.math.princeton.edu/news/home-page-undergraduate/undergraduate-office-has-moved-room-315
<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>LeeAnn Coleman, the undergraduate administrator, has moved her office to Fine 315.</p>
</div></div></div>Thu, 21 Aug 2014 14:16:25 +0000wcrow3382 at http://www.math.princeton.edu