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2022-2023 Schedule The Swarthmore College Department of Mathematics and Statistics invites you to join us for Colloquium talks. The Math/Stat Colloquium will be held in Science Center 199 (unless otherwise noted), Tuesdays 4:30pm-5:30pm, with refreshments at 4:15pm. 


September 15
Sci 101
Aris Winger
Georgia Gwinnett College
Building a Mathematical and Statistical Community
from the start of a Semester

(video recording)
September 27 Jennifer Taback
Bowdoin College
Groups, Graphs and Trees

(video recording)
October 18 Ellen Eischen
University of Oregon

An Introduction to the Bernoulli Numbers,

from Pythagoras to Present

October 24 & 25
Sci 101
Amanda Folsom
Amherst College

Dresden Memorial Lecture Series

Patterns in Numbers-Part 1

(video recording)
Symmetry, almost - Part 2
(video recording)

November 15 Rochelle Tractenberg

subvert the dominant paradigm: choose stewardship

(video recording).

March 14 Brian Denton
University of Michigan

Operations Research: Using Math, Statistics, and Data for the Common Good

(video recording)

March 27 Daniela De Silva
Barnard College
A journey through the calculus of variations

(video recording)
April 18
SC 101
Lisa Piccirillo
MIT Mathematics
Kaori Kitao Lecture
Getting a handle on low-dimensional topology
September 12, 2023 Ryan Hynd
University of Penn
2023-24 Kickoff Lecture
October 24, 2023

Mona Merling

University of Pennsylvania

2023-24 Kaori Kitao Lecture

January 30 & 31, 2024


Akshay Venkatesh
Institute for Advanced Study
2023-24 Dresden Lecture (two lectures)
September 10, 2024

Ron Buckmire

Occidental College

2024-25 Kickoff Lecture
Fall 2024 Candice Price
Smith College
2024-25 Kaori Kitao Lecture
Spring 2025

Kenneth Golden

University of Utah

2024-25 Dresden Lecture (two lectures)