Mathematics

Events

The Beling Lecture Series

The Beling lecture series in mathematics at IWU brings researchers from all around the world.  It provides an opportunity for students to see cutting edge research in various areas of mathematics. The upcoming Beling lectures are:

 

Math Brown-bag Lunch Series

Informal bring-your-own-lunch talks on a variety of topics relating to math or careers in mathematics.  Check back soon for new listings.

 

Beling Student Research Talks

Formal talks given by our students about their research.  These typically occur later in the spring semester.  More info soon.

 

The Putnam Exam

This is one of the most challenging math exams in the world.  Undergraduates all across the US and Canada participate.  Prof. Shallue has organized a weekly practice session through the fall 2018 semester.

 

The MATH Challenge

This is a regional team-based math contest.  Once again, Prof. Shallue has organized practice sessions for the IWU team.  If you are interested, then we are looking for more teammates.  Contact Prof. Shallue in the math department.  Side note: IWU took first place a couple years ago.