Fall 2016 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 9, 3  7 p.m.
 Bronco Bash!
 Stop by Booth 467 near the flagpoles.
 Friday, September 16, 4 p.m.
 Pizza Party!
 Friday, September 23, 4 p.m.
 Quant Your Way to Cash
 Matthew Ross, Assistant Professor of Finance, WMU
 Held in the Greenleaf Trust Trading Room, 2145 Schneider.
 Wednesday, September 28 thru Friday, September 30
 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
 Book Sale! 3375 Rood
 Tons of math, math ed, stat books! No book over $5.
 Friday, October 7, 3 p.m.
 Making a Living and a Life: The Irrevocable Gift of Opportunity
 Jonathan Hodge, Department of Mathematics, Grand Valley State University
 Friday, October 14, 4 p.m., 1110 Rood Hall
 The First Function
 Carl Pomerance, Department of Mathematics, Dartmouth College
 Friday, October 21, 4 p.m.
 Career Strategies for Aspiring Mathematicians
 Karen Oberhill, Career Development Specialist, WMU
 Friday, October 28, 4 p.m.
 Vampire Numbers & Belphegor's Prime
 Laars Helenius, Graduate Student, Department of Mathematics, WMU
 Friday, November 4, 4 p.m. 1110 Rood Hall
 Fall Public Lecture
 Math in the Third Dimension: Getting Started with 3D Printing
 Professor Laura Taalman, Department of Mathematics & Statistics, James Madison University.
 Friday, November 4, 6 p.m. Fetzer Center
 Pi Mu Epsilon Initiation Ceremony & Banquet
 Holding Math in Your Hands
 Light After Dinner Talk by Professor Laura Taalman, James Madison University.
 Friday, November 11, 4 p.m.
 The Road to Graduate School
 Friday, November 18, 4 p.m.
 How Many Ways Are There to Tile Your Bathroom Floor?
 Ranjan Rohatgi, St. Mary's College, Notre Dame, Indiana.
 Thursday, December 2, 4 p.m.
 Business Meeting & Movie Night
 Friday, December 9, 4 p.m.
 Department Holiday Potluck
 Tentative

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


Jamie Hallas

Josh Mussche

President

Vice President



Elizabeth Sprangel

Maria TalandaFisher

Treasurer

Secretary



Sean English

Richard Hollister

Graduate Representatives

Faculty Advisors


Niloufer Mackey

Steve Mackey



Steve Ziebarth


