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Department of Mathematics

University of Mississippi
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    Math Video
    Learn about what it's like to major in Mathematics at the University of Mississippi.
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    Math faculty Sandra Spiroff and Kelvin Holmes traveled with students Trinity Roebuck, Bria Taylor, and Tia Garland to the 2020 Gulf States Math Alliance Conference in Baton Rouge, LA at Southern University and A&M College.
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    Professor Ken Ono delivers the 2019 Dalrymple Lecture in Mathematics. The Dalrymple Lecture Series brings distinguished speakers to discuss mathematics and mathematics research. Lectures are tailored for the general audience.
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    Members of the university and of the Oxford community attend the 2019 Dalrymple Lecture in Mathematics.
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    The Department of Mathematics welcomes new students 2019!
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    Skylyn Irby defended her thesis, On a generalization of Lucas numbers, under the direction of Dr. Sandra Spiroff. Skylyn is a 2019 graduate and UM Hall of Fame inductee. She will be pursuing a Ph.D in Mathematics at the University of Alabama.
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    The department hosted the 2018-2019 Alabama-Mississippi Chapter of the American Statistics Association Conference and Annual Meeting on April 5th, 2019. Keynote presentation from Robert Serfling and oral/poster presentations from Ph.D. students attracted more than 70 participants.
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    The department hosted the 2018-2019 Alabama-Mississippi Chapter of the American Statistics Association Conference and Annual Meeting on April 5th, 2019. Keynote presentation from Robert Serfling and oral/poster presentations from Ph.D. students attracted more than 70 participants.
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    Robert Serfling delivered the keynote presentation at the 2018-2019 Alabama-Mississippi Chapter of the American Statistics Association Conference and Annual Meeting, organized by the math department and held at UM on April 5th, 2019.
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    Professor Arthur Benjamin, from Harvey Mudd College, explains to students and faculty members the mathematics behind several card tricks.
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    Saša Kocić, assistant professor of mathematics, has been chosen for funding under NSF’s Established Program to Stimulate Competitive Research, a program designed to help junior investigators in EPSCoR-eligible states develop career-spanning collaborations through extended visits to other premiere research institutions around the nation.
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    Professor Arthur Benjamin, from Harvey Mudd College, delivers the 21st Dalrymple Lecture in Mathematics, demonstrating how to mentally add and multiply numbers faster than a calculator, how to figure out the day of the week of any date in history, and other amazing feats of mind.
    AzlinHuntTalk
    Instructors Robert Hunt and Mike Azlin recently presented on their innovative approach to using technology in mathematics for the second consecutive year at the RTIME Conference in Charleston, SC.
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    Graduate students discuss homework as well as assist undergraduates with Calculus in the tutoring room.
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