Association for Women in Mathematics



Archive

Past Activities are listed here:

November 2009

  • The LSU Student Chapter of the Association for Women in Mathematics had a meeting with Prof. Irina Mitrea, from Worcester Polytechnic Institute.  The members of the Chapter met with her on Tuesday November 3rd 2009 .  Here is the poster of the event [pdf].

October 2009

  • The LSU Math Student Colloquium invited Prof. Virginia Naibo from Kansas State University to visit LSU to give two talks.  We encouraged our members to assist to at least one of her talks.

  • The LSU Student Chapter of the Association for Women in Mathematics had elections to choose a new treasurer for the Chapter.  Anna Zemlyanova will be the new treasurer starting December 2009 taking the place of Liqun Fang.

July 2009

March 2009

  • The LSU Student Chapter of the Association for Women in Mathematics cosponsored with CCT the visit of Prof. Lisa Fauci, from Tulane University, to LSU.  The members of the Chapter met with her on Tuesday March 31st 2009.  Here is the poster of the event [pdf].

  • LSU Student Chapter of the Association for Women in Mathematics Welcome Event [poster].  On March 5th we a meeting to introduce the Chapter to undergraduate and graduate students in Mathematics at Louisiana State University.  Silvia Jimenez gave an introduction to the AWM and the Chapter [here], Anna Zemlyanova talked about her experience presenting a poster for the AWM at the Joint Mathematics Meeting in Washington on January 2009, Maria Vega talked about the Chapter's Mentor Program, opportunities for undergraduates (e.g. REUs) and her own experience participating in these kind of programs [here], and finally Prof. Brenner motivated the students to join the AWM and the Student Chapter.

February 2009

  •  Math 1021 Early Intervention Workshop: Members of the Chapter attended the Early Intervention Workshop for students in Math 1021 on  February 9th and 12th 2009.

January 2009

  •  The LSU Student Chapter of the Association for Women in Mathematics had its First Event on Friday January 23rd  2009: A meeting with Prof. Linda Petzold.  Here is a press release [pdf].

December 2008

Letter of Approval  of the LSU AWM Studen Chapter from the AWM

Letter of Approval

Email from Prof. Brenner Announcing the Formation of the LSU AWM Student Chapter

12/3/2008
I am writing to announce that the LSU Association for Women in Mathematics (AWM) Student Chapter is being formed. An election has been held and the new officers are:

President: Silvia Jimenez
Vice President: Maria Vega
Secretary: Zuhal Yeter
Treasurer: Liqun Fang

Please join me in congratulating these officers and watch for announcements for future events.

Susanne Brenner
(Faculty Advisor 2008-2009)