June 4, 2017

WXMLer Will Dana wins Dean’s Medal

WXMLer Will Dana has been awarded the Dean’s Medal in the natural sciences. Will worked with Doug Lind and Jim Morrow on understanding Limiting Behavior in Random Graphs.  Will Dana will be going to grad school at Michigan next year.

May 30, 2017

WXML Open House

Our Spring 2017 WXML Open House was held Thursday, June 1, from 5-6pm, in Odegaard 136. We had great attendance, as many folks from across campus and beyond came and saw what wonderful research our students have done, ranging from modeling cancer cells to understanding the sounds that various number sequences make. .

May 12, 2017

Crosspost: Matching for Elementary Students

Annie Raymond (from our UW Maths department) gave a beautiful talk to fourth and fifth graders at on the marriage problem. Benjamin Leis was there, and wrote a blog post about it (with pictures!). Benjamin’s blog is about his experience running a math club for elementary schools students, and anyone who is interested in his experience, or…