Mathematics and Computer Science Seminars

Mathematics and computer science seminars are typically held Mondays at 4pm in Thompson 395. Seminar topics range widely, but typically focus on original research, technical exposition, snapshots of working life, or teaching.

Seminar attendees are invited to gather at 3:45 to partake of light refreshments and to socialize.

The seminar schedule for this year is currently as follows:

Seminar Schedule, Fall 2014

Sept. 08, 2014

No seminar
(Departmental meeting)

Sept. 15, 2014

Modern Textbooks for Modern Times

Rob Beezer

University of Puget Sound

4 pm, Thompson 395

abstract

Oct. 13, 2014

No seminar

(Faculty meeting)

Oct. 20, 2014

No seminar

(Fall break)

Oct. 27, 2014

 

Doing Mathematics with Social Media: My Experiences with Math Overflow, Math Stack Exchange, and Math Blogging

Mike Spivey

University of Puget Sound

4 pm, Thompson 395

abstract

Nov. 3, 2014

No seminar

(Departmental meeting)

Nov. 11, 2014

Go:  The Deepest Game

Peter Drake

Lewis and Clark University

4pm, Thompson 395

abstract

Nov 24, 2014

TBD

Julie Eaton

UW Tacoma

4pm, Thompson 395

Dec. 01, 2014

TBD

Ben McCamish

Oregon State University

4pm, Thompson 395

Dec. 08, 2014

No seminar

(Departmental meeting)

Seminar schedule, Spring 2015

Feb. 02, 2015

No seminar

(Faculty meeting)