Happy Summer 2014!
Welcome to the HMC Math Club and SIAM Website

Last Update: 6/9/2014
 
Who are we?
HMC SIAM Student Chapter/Math Club is a student-run club that organizes math-related activities and invites math speakers. The club hosts weekly Math Teas with food and drink and promotes student-faculty bonding events. Some events that we've done before are: Prof. Benjamin's Mathemagics, HMC/Caltech Math Club Griffith Observatory Field Trip, Ambigrams with Scott Kim, Graduate School in Mathematics Presentation with Andrea Bertozzi, HMC Integration Bee! (With prizes), Mini-golfing with Profs, Rock Climbing with Profs. The club also works closely with the Math Department to organize barbeques, speakers, etc. 


Harvey Mudd College is an official chapter of Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematicians (SIAM). This is the chapter's third year! The mission of the SIAM chapter is to 

1) involve undergraduates with applied mathematics,
2) Invite speakers.
3) organize math-related activities and
4) make students aware of prizes and conferences sponsored by SIAM.


Travel Funding for Conferences
The Mathematics Department has travel funding for conferences due to a generous donation by the Jonsson Family. To apply for funds, please fill out the Google form here well before your travel dates (as soon as you decide to go):
Summer Research
The webpage describing summer research opportunities in Math is now available at


For  these opportunities, you should apply by downloading the application form on the webpage, filling it out, and turning it in to the Math Office, Shanahan 3428 by January 30.  
(It is possible that some of the projects listed may not run, for funding reasons.) For UCLA, you will apply with a different application form, linked to on the webpage; other programs may have different deadlines for applications.


Leadership 2013-2014
President: Jennifer Rogers
Treasurer/Secretary: Lucy Gao
Head Tea Wrangler: Marina Johnson

Tea Wranglers: Annisa Dea, Ian Song, Cherie Ho, Joyce Yang
Boosters: Dina Sinclair, Cherie Ho


Budget
We propose a budget of $1300 in the '12-'13 year.


Subscribe
Want to subscribe? To keep up with all that's going on, check our announcements or subscribe to our mailing list by sending an email to listkeeper at hmc.edu with "subscribe math-club-l@hmc.edu" (no quotes) in the email body. If you have any questions, shoot an email to the leadership above.


Recent Announcements

  • Pancakes with the Profs. - Thursday (12/08/2011) - 10 PM at Norm's
    Posted Dec 5, 2011, 9:17 PM by Tum Chaturapruek
  • Math Club, Fall 2010 Update Welcome back to a new year! SIAM Student Chapter/Math Club will be at the HMC Math Department barbeque and HMC club fair on Friday (1/3/10).
    Posted Aug 31, 2010, 9:44 PM by Dmitri Skjorshammer
  • Welcome Back! Welcome back to a new year with Math Club. This year will be an especially important year for math club because of Nelson Series. The topic of this year's Nelson Series is "Power and Beauty of Mathematics" and includes speakers such as Brian Greene, Danica McKellar, Gary Lorden, Keith Devlin and Steven Strogatz. This serves as a great opportunity for HMCsquared to show off. Besides this, Math Club plans to host other social events throughout the year; the first one being Math books and Minigolfing! Finally, this is SIAM's second year in operation. This year will serve as another opportunity for the chapter to grow and expand its outreach on the campus. HMC Math Club
    Posted Sep 8, 2009, 4:28 PM by Dmitri Skjorshammer
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