The Association of Women in Mathematics (AWM) is a national organization that contains
many student chapters. The goals of AWM are to encourage women and girls to study
and to have active careers in the mathematical sciences, and to promote equal opportunity
and the equal treatment of women and girls in the mathematical sciences.
Pi Mu Epsilon (PME) is a national mathematics honor society that promotes mathematics
worldwide. Our local chapter at IWU recognizes undergraduates who are capable mathematicians
and promotes social cohesion among math students.
The Illinois Wesleyan University Actuarial Society is a Registered Student Organization
(RSO) where people studying actuarial science can study for SOA/CAS exams together,
exchange tips and get advice about actuarial exams, internships, and careers, and
meet other like-minded people interested in actuarial opportunities. All students
are welcome, including those with no actuarial background who are interested in learning
more about actuarial science.
The Illinois Wesleyan Data Science Club is a student-led organization that strives
to educate peers on the importance of quantitative analytics and aims to build a network
of students, industry professionals, and faculty in the data science community. The
club conducts workshops, hosts guest speakers, provides learning tools, and runs competition.
Members meet on a weekly basis to discuss and plan the best path to further their
education in the field of data science.
The IWU chess club is a competitive chess team as well as a chess research center,
many members have affiliated US chess federation official ratings. All level players
are welcome to join, if you are at beginning level, we will assign experienced players
to help you improve skills. We are equipped with tournament style triple-weight chess
pieces and official chess clocks for practice. You do not have to bring any board
or pieces but please bring a notebook for game recording.