Mathematics Department Weekly Reader


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Week of June 14, 2010



REU in full swing

REU students Hector Torres and and Katrina Williams continue to discuss research questions during a break on Friday.


Torres is a master's student from the University of Puerto Rico, Rio Piedras. Williams, who formerly worked at Spelman College, will attend ISU this fall as a graduate student in statistics.







Funding opportunities

Internal and external grant opportunities will be listed here throughout the year. A link to this page is located on the departmental home page: Funding Opportunities.


Deadlines this week

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Seminars this week

Invariant Theory seminar Tuesday, June 15 at 2:10 p.m. in Carver 232. Jim Murdock on Representation theory for sl(2)^n


Invariant Theory seminar Thursday, June 17 at 2:10 p.m. in Carver 232. Ken Driessel on Actions on polynomials




Upcoming graduate student birthdays:

6/14 Michelle Lastrina

6/15 Fernando Miranda-Mendoza, Yeon-Jung Seo

6/17 Nathan Warnberg

6/19 Oktay Olmez

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