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2019-2020 Schedule

The Swarthmore College Department of Mathematics and Statistics invites you to join us for Colloquium talks. Unless otherwise specified, the Math/Stat Colloquium will be held in Science Center 199 (unless otherwise noted), Tuesdays 4:30-5:30 (with refreshments at 4:15).

Date Speaker Title (click to see flyer and abstract)
Sep 10

Pamela Harris
(Williams College)

A Mathematical Journey of Culture, Community, and Collaboration
(SC 101) 
Sep 24

Holley Friedlander
(Dickinson College)

Arithmetic of Apollonian Circle Packings

Oct 1

Ami Radunskaya

(Pomona College)

Of Mice and Math: mathematical models in medicine

Oct 8 Phil Gressman
(Univ. of Pennsylvania)
How Big Can It Be? Some Challenges of Size in Fourier Analysis
Oct 21-22

Francis Su
(Harvey Mudd College )

Dresden Memorial Lecture

I. Mathematics for Human Flourishing
II. Voting in Agreeable Societies

(SC 101)

Oct 29 


Steven Rapkin
(Securities and Exchange Commission)

Ponzi Prevention: Using Statistics to

Uncover Investment Fraud

Nov 26  

Math 97 Poster Session  (location TBA)
March 17 

Melanie Wood
(UC Berkeley)

 Kaori Kitao Lecture
(SC 101)
March 24

Chad Topaz
(Williams College)

March 31

Emma Benn
(Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai)


April 14


Kristian Lum
(Human Rights Data Analysis Group)