2016 MAM: Schedule

2016 Mathematics Awareness Month

The Future of Prediction, April 2016

Mathematics Department, University of Kansas

March 29 Proclamation of Math Awareness Month in the City of Lawrence, City Hall, 5:45 pm.
April 1 Proclamation of Math Awareness Month in the State of Kansas
April 9 Math Competition for Third-Fifth Grades, Middle School and High School Students, 2:00-3:30 pm. Registration at 2:00 pm in 406 Snow Hall. Deadline for entry, April 6.
April 13 Students + Workshops = Success + Fun. 9:15 am – 11:30 pm, 651 Snow Hall. Workshop for fifth graders from Broken Arrow Elementary School.
April 20 Students + Workshops = Success + Fun. 9:15 am – 11:30 pm, 651 Snow Hall. Workshop for fifth graders from Cordley Elementary School.
April 26 Honors Banquet.
April 29 Russell Bradt Memorial Undergraduate Mathematics Colloquium, 2:00 pm, 120 Snow Hall, Dr. Cody Clifton, Marketing Specialist at Adpearance, Portland, OR, 2015 KU Graduate, Planting the Seeds of Prediction: A Random Forest Approach to Detecting Disreputable Domains.
April 29 Math Competition Award ceremony, 4:30 pm, Room 306 Snow Hall. Dr. Cody Clifton, Marketing Specialist at Adpearance, Portland, OR, 2015 KU Graduate, Meet the Mathemarketer

The Mathematics Department also has scheduled regular research seminars and colloquiums throughout the month. Go to our website http://www.math.ku.edu to find the weekly schedule of these talks.


Recognition Ceremony Honors Employees’ Service

Congratulations to our faculty and staff who will be recognized at the 2017 Employee Recognition Ceremony for their years of service to KU.

Joseph Huber 10 years
Zsolt Talata 10 years
George Kangas 15 years
Milena Stanislavova 15 years
Atanas Stefanov 15 years
Erik Van Vleck 15 years
Yaozhoung Hu 20 years
Kerrie Brecheisen 30 years
Jeff Lang 30 years