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Bryn Mawr College
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Bryn Mawr, PA 19010-2899

Phone: 610-526-5348
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Colloquium Schedule

Fall 2014

Bryn Mawr College and Haverford College run a weekly joint colloquium that alternates in location between the Bryn Mawr and Haverford mathematics departments.  All are welcome to attend! Talks are usually on Monday afternoons from 4:00-5:00.  A tea precedes the talk at 3:30 pm: in PSB 355 Math major lounge (Bryn Mawr) / KINSC H208 (Haverford).

Talks:   4:00 PM in PSB 338 (Bryn Mawr) / KINSC H109 (Haverford)

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Past colloquium awesomeness: Fall 2012 Spring 2013 • Fall 2013 • Spring 2014 Full archive

Date

Speaker

Title of Talk

Location

Monday
Sept 8
R. Andrew Hicks
Drexel University
"Controlling Ray Bundles with Reflectors"

Haverford

Monday

Sept 15

Jonathan Hanke

"Quadratic Forms in Number Theory" • (slides)

Bryn Mawr

Monday

Sept 22

Erica Graham (BMC '04)

North Carolina State University

Using Mathematics to Understand Why Insulin Resistance is Bad for You, but Can be Good for Your Cells

Bryn Mawr

Monday

Sept 29

William Dunham

University of Pennsylvania

"An Afternoon with Euler" Haverford

Monday

Oct 6

Rachel Hall (HC '91)

St. Joseph's University

"Submajorization and the Geometry of Unordered Collections, with Applications to Music and Welfare Economics"

Bryn Mawr

Monday

Oct 13

FALL BREAK NO COLLOQUIUM  

Monday

Oct 20

Isabel Averill

Bryn Mawr College

"Building a Theorem: Start to Finish" Haverford

Monday

Oct 27

Tara Holm

Cornell University and Institute for Advanced Study

"The Geometry of Origami: How the ancient Japanese art triumphed over Euclid" Bryn Mawr

Monday

Nov 3

TBA TBA Haverford

Monday

Nov 10

Ben Salisbury

(Central Michigan University)

TBA Haverford

Monday

Nov 17

TBA TBA Bryn Mawr

Monday

Nov 24

TBA TBA Haverford

Monday

Dec 1

Annalisa Crannell (BMC '87)

(Franklin & Marshall College)

"In the Shadow of Desargues" Bryn Mawr

Monday

Dec 8

TBA TBA Haverford

For more information, please contact Djordje Milićević (Bryn Mawr) or Gabe Feinberg (Haverford).