The MEC Mathematical Society meets every Wednesday. We host guest speakers, student presentations and talks by our faculty. We also play math games, discuss, plan and inform members of upcoming events and initiatives. Join us, and Bring a Friend from Math Class.

President: Monique Rodney
Vice President: Terry-Ann O'Garro
Treasurer: Jean-Marie Laurore
Secretary: Danelys Quiros
P&B: Thabit René

Spring 2015 Club Schedule

Date Time Activity Location
2/4 11:30-12:45 Winter Fest AB1 Cafeteria
2/11 11:30-1:30 The Black Freedom Movement in the Age of Social Media
(panel discussion hosted by the CUNY Service Corps)
2/18 11:45-12:45 Applying to REU programs AB1-311
3/2 11:30-1:00 MEC Global Lecture Series: Neil deGrasse Tyson
(presented by School of Science, Health and Technology)
3/4 11:30-12:45 Double Dare Jeopardy hosted by Randolph Junior Twells AB1-311
3/11 11:30-12:45 Presentation rescheduled for April 29 AB1-311
3/18 11:30-12:45 Presentation by Ventura Simmons
Open source software and math books
3/25 11:30-12:45 Presentation by Raymond Thomas
Some Dynamics on the Unit Circle
4/1 11:30-12:45 Presentation by Raymond Thomas
Some Dynamics on the Unit Circle, Part II
4/22 11:30-12:45 Group Advising and Elections AB1-311
4/29 11:30-12:45 Presentation by Mahmoud Sayrafiezadeh
Let it be resolved that multiplication is not repeated addition!
5/6 11:30-12:45 SpringFest Amphitheater
5/13 11:30-12:45 Guest Lecture: Francis Edward Su (Harvey Mudd College)
My Favorite Math Fun Facts

Fall 2014 Club Schedule

Date Time Activity Location
9/3 11:30-12:45 Organizational Meeting AB1-L05
9/10 11:30-12:45 Club Fair Bedford Amphitheater
9/24   No meeting: no classes  
10/1 11:30-12:45 Interactive seminar with Eric Frankson (CUNY Grad Center):
After MEC, what's next?
10/8 11:30-12:45 Student Presentation: An optimization problem
by Aysha Siddiki, Tahmina Khatun and Thalia Mayol
10/15 11:30-12:45 Presentation by Bart Van Steirteghem
A simple proof of a theorem of Schur (following M. Mirzakhani)
10/22 11:30-12:45 Ultimate Mathmageddon Deluxe Jeopardy! hosted by Randolph Junior Twells AB1-311
10/29 11:30-12:45 SET Tournament
11/5 11:30-12:45 Inauguration of President's Global Lecture Series Founders
11/12 11:30-12:45 Lecture by Henry Ricardo: I Like Pi, But This is Weird AB1-311
11/19 11:30-12:45 Group Advising AB1-311
    Happy Thanksgiving  
12/3 11:30-12:45 Students report on two conferences AB1-311
12/10 11:30-1:00 Student-Led Forum "Justice in America" (hosted by SGA) EOJ Auditorium