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The Math Club organizes trips to the YSU PME Conference and the Ohio MAA Spring Meeting each spring semester. Contact Dr. Leah Gold for details. All CSU students are eligible to attend. There is no cost for attending.


Youngstown Pi Mu Epsilon Conference -- Saturday, February 22, 2014

The 15th Annual YSU Regional Pi Mu Epsilon Undergraduate Student Conference is 
Saturday, February 22, 2014

The registration form is now available from the conference website. Although it is free, you must register online:

The deadline for submitting conference registration is Wednesday, February 20, at 12:00 noon.

The conference consists of undergraduate students giving a 10-15 minute presentation on a mathematical topic that interests them. The topics of the talks are selected by the students. You can visit the website


to see the titles of the talks that were given in previous years. The atmosphere is friendly and relaxed, and students get to enjoy the company of peers from other schools who also enjoy mathematics. Furthermore, breakfast and lunch are on us!

We will again have a session on the COMAP Mathematical Modeling Competition. Students who have competed in COMAP discuss their solutions to the modeling problems and those who have not competed see the excitement that the competition generates.

There again will be a session on Mathematical Biology, in conjunction with YSU's continuing MBUR program (http://mbur.ysu.edu/).  Students doing projects at the intersection of Biology and Mathematics are encouraged to give a presentation.

CSU STUDENTS NOTE: There will be carpooling arranged from CSU. Contact Dr. Leah Gold, L.Gold33@csuohio.edu to arrange transportation. 



Ohio MAA Spring Meeting at University Of Toledo -- Friday April 4 and Saturday April 5, 2014
      
The Ohio MAA Spring 2014 Meeting will take place at University of Toledo on April 4-5, 2014. Details will be available soon. It is free for students to attend, but you should register ahead of time. Online preregistration will be available in March. In addition to the invited addresses, student contributed talks, and book fair, there will be the annual Leo Schneider Problem Solving Competition on Friday afternoon and student pizza party on Friday evening.

The Leo Schneider Student Team Math Competition will take place Friday at noon.  For details see http://www.constum.ohiomaa.org/  Anyone interested in competing should contact Dr. Gold at L.Gold33@csuohio.edu or 216-687-4565 as soon as possible. The deadline for Dr. Gold to register a team is April 1.

CSU STUDENTS NOTE: There will be travel arranged from CSU, including an overnight hotel stay. Contact Dr. Leah Gold, L.Gold33@csuohio.edu to be included in the arrangements and to sign up for the student team competition.


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