Fall 2015 Events
Numerous activites take place each semester, held
jointly with WMU's chapter of Pi Mu Epsilon, the mathematics honors
society. Unless specified otherwise, events are held in the Alavi
Commons, on the 6th floor of Everett Tower. Refreshments are
available at 3:50pm for Friday events.
 Every Wednesday at noon
 Brown
Bag Lunch in the Alavi Commons
 Bring your lunch and socialize with
fellow students and faculty. Everyone is invited!
 Friday, September 11, 37 p.m.
 Bronco Bash!
 Stop by Booth 47, near the flagpoles.
 Friday, September 18, 4 p.m.
 Pizza Party!
 Friday, September 25, 4 p.m.
 Mathematical Induction: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly
 Allen Schwenk, Professor, Department of Mathematics, WMU.
 Wednesday  Friday, September 30  October 2, 10 a.m.  4 p.m.
 Book Sale!
 Friday, October 9, 4 p.m.
 Emeriti Colloquium
 Chvátal's t_{0}tough Conjecture
 Professor Linda Lesniak, Drew University and Western Michigan University
 Friday, October 16, 4 p.m.
 Feedback Forum
 Professor Steve Ziebarth, Chair, and Associate Chair JaneJane Lo of the Department of Mathematics, WMU.
 Share your ideas to make our department a better place!
 Students only.
 Friday, October 23
 Distinguished Alum Event
 Marci Tuzinsky, Dean, Community High School, Ann Arbor, MI
 Friday, October 30, 4 p.m. 1110 Rood Hall
 The Mathematics of Bubbles and Optimal Shapes
 Public Lecture by Professor Joel Hass, University of California, Davis
 Friday, October 30, 6 p.m., Fetzer Center
 Light After Dinner Talk by Professor Joel Hass, University of California, Davis, on
A Mathematician Talks to Biologists
 Friday, November 6, 4 p.m.
 "Lobiri Ha Mi": My Experience Teaching Critical
Thinking in the West African Landscape
 Kyle Hawk, Alum, Department of Mathematics, WMU
 Friday, November 13, 4 p.m.
 Games Night!
 Friday, November 20, 4 p.m.
 From Games, Puzzles, and Problems to Graphs
 Jamie Hallas, Undergraduate Student, Department of Mathematics
 Friday, December 4, 4 p.m.
 Business Meeting & Movie Night!
 TBA
 Friday, December 11, 4 p.m.
 Department Potluck!

What is Math Club?
Math Club @ WMU is dedicated to promoting engagement in
mathematics, by creating opportunities for learning and fun.
Current Officers


Katie Hillenbrand

Lawrence Cuneaz

President

Vice President



Jamie Hallas

Nathaniel Haeussler

Treasurer

Secretary



Sean English

Richard Hollister

Graduate Representatives

Faculty Advisors


Niloufer Mackey

Steve Mackey



Steve Ziebarth


