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.


November 4-6, 2016: Field of Dreams Conference in St. Louis, MO
: Four students were invited by the National Alliance for Doctoral Studies in the Mathematical Sciences to attend the 2016 Field of Dreams Conference: Ivor Blackman, Jamell Dacon, Carlos Samuels, Janelle Walker [picture1, picture 2 courtesy of the MathAlliance]

Trip to Joint Mathematics Meetings, Jan 4-7, 2017 in Atlanta, GA:
The following students were invited to attend the Joint Math Meetings: Carlos Samuels, Jamell Dacon, Beatrice Francois,
Mary Okotiuero, Joel Strothers, Steven Lawrence, Valeri Jean-Pierre, Christie Lewis, Jermaine Clarke.

Summer 2017 REU/Internship: 
- Janelle Walker - Department of Energy’s Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internships (SULI) program at the Brookhaven National Laboratory (BNL)
- Carlos Samuels - REU at Mathematics and Computer Science Department of Muhlenberg College on research projects associated with the On-Line Encyclopedia of Integer Sequences®
- Jamell Dacon - Summer Research Opportunities Program (SROP) at Michigan State University (MSU).
- Dean Barclay and William Joyette - New York State CSTEP Supplemental Undergraduate Research Program at Brookhaven National Laboratory (BNL). Topic: scientific computing.


Spring 2017 Club Schedule

President: Carlos Samuels 
Vice President: Beatrice François 
Treasurer: Ededra Campbell 
Secretary:  
P&B: Nikita Hutson and Ivor Blackman

Faculty advisors: Joshua Sussan and Cesar Valverde

DateTimeActivityLocation
03/0111:30-12:45Presentation on Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU)L00
03/0811:30-12:45Student Research Presentation- CarlosSamuels
Title: "Computing Commuting Partitions"
AB1 5th
Floor
3.14  All DayPIE DAY   π  π  π  π  π  π  π  π  π  π  π  π  π  π  π  π  π π
03/1511:30-12:45Scott Williams Presents-  Actuarial Science L00
03/2211:30-12:45Math 136/138 Midterm Review WorkshopL00 
03/2911:30-12:45Math JeopardyL00
04/0511:30-12:45TBAL00 
04/10-
04/14
10:00am-1:00pm
or
3:00pm- 6:00pm
Math 136/138 Spring Break Bootcamps (ASAP Students)
Register Here: ASAP
L00/
L02
04/1911:30-12:45Executive members meetingL05
04/2611:30-12:45NO MEETINGL00
05/0311:30-12:45Math Jeopardy & Elections RegistrationL00
05/1011:30-12:45Spring Fest & 2017 Graduating Class BBQCrown
Street
05/1711:30-12:45MEC Math Society ElectionsL00
05/184:00-8:00MEC Math Society Annual Club PartyL00



Fall 2016 Club Schedule

President: Carlos Samuels
Vice President: Beatrice François
Treasurer: Ededra Campbell
Secretary: Carmen Zinsou
P&B: Nikita Hutson and Ivor Blackman

Faculty advisors: Joshua Sussan and Cesar Valverde

Date Time Activity Location
9/14 11:30-12:45 Club Fair 2016 Crown Street 
9/21 11:30-12:45 Workshop Presentations for Mth 09/10/136/138 students (11:30-12:00) followed by a talk by Professor Raymond Thomas from 12:00 to 12:45
Title: Some Infinities are Bigger than Others
L00
9/28 11:30-12:45 Talk by Professor Raymond Thomas from 11:30 to 12:45.
Title: Some Infinities are Bigger than Others Part Two 
Cancelled
L00
 9/28   11:30-12:45Workshop on how to be a more competitive applicant for medical/ graduate school. Hosted by Medgar Evers Science Association (MESA).L09
10/5 11:30-12:45 Games Day L00
10/12 11:30-12:45 Workshop Presentations for Mth 09/10/136/138 students by Carlos Samuels and Beatrice Francois L00
10/1911:30-12:45Workshop Presentations for Mth 09/10/136/138 students by Carlos Samuels and Beatrice FrancoisL00
10/2611:30-12:45Talk by Professor Raymond Thomas from 11:30 to 12:45.
Title: Some Infinities are Bigger than Others Part Two 
L00
11/0211:30-12:45Workshop Presentations for Mth 09/10/136/138 students by Carlos Samuels and Beatrice Francois
L00
11/0911:30- 12:45Meet the MEC Mathematicians and Academic Advisements for all MATH Majors and MinorsL05
11/1611:30- 12:45Talk by Carl Bialik from fivethirtyeight.com L00
11/2311:30-12:45NO MEETING
11/3011:30-12:45Workshop Presentations L00
12/0711:30-12:45End of Year Party Hosted by Medgar Evers Science Association (MESA)L09
12/095:30-8:00Department of Mathematics Annual Christmas Party302
12/127:00-9:00MEC Math Society End of Year Party (EYP)L00