Welcome to the Women in Mathematics (WIM) Web Page
Women in Math (WIM) is an organization at the University of Maryland College Park (UMCP). WIM is dedicated to serving the needs of women mathematicians at UMCP.
Fall 2015 - Spring 2016
WIM is planning academic talks and social activities. The tentative calendar for this year's talks is below. Speaker and date details will be posted when confirmed.Fall 2015
October 2, 2015 at 4 pm, Speaker: Amanda Streib from the Institute for Defense Analyses - Center for Computing Sciences (IDA/CCS)
October 28, 2015 at 4 pm, Speaker: Carol Rosenberg from the National Security Agency (NSA)
Week of November 30, 2015, Speaker: TBDSpring 2016
Week of February 1, 2016, Speaker: TBD
Week of March 14, 2016, Speaker: TBD
Week of April 18, 2016, Speaker: TBD
- Undergraduate women in mathematics, please consider attending the 18th Annual Nebraska Conference for Undergraduate Women in Mathematics January 29 - 31, 2016! Visit the link and talk with WIM members for more details.
- We are on facebook. We also have a listserv for the latest WIM announcements - contact any officer for details. Connect with WIM!
The executive board for the 2015 - 2016 year is listed below.
|Ran Cui||Vice President|
|Madeline Masucci||Undergraduate Representative|
|Kelly Yancey||Official Faculty Sponsor|
|Raluca Rosca||Unofficial Faculty Sponsor|
- UMCP - Department of Mathematics
October 24, 2014 WIM Meeting - The founder and first AWM president Prof. Mary Gray gave an inspiring talk on her research and career as a statistician and lawyer. She explained how her research in statistics and law helped to rescue mathematicians' from prison, raised her own salary as a female professor, and lowered the dropping rates of female students from middle school in India. For meeting notes, click here.
USA Science & Engineering Festival - Pictures of WIM members volunteering at the festival are here.