Calendar

Oct
19
Fri
Colloquium: Ricardo Teixeira (U. Houston-Victoria) @ Keller 301
Oct 19 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Speaker: Ricardo Teixeira (U. Houston-Victoria)
Title: Teaching Precalculus in Hawaii

Abstract: Most students enjoy learning about applications of math concepts. In
this talk, we will show how Precalculus concepts can motivate students
in the University of Hawai`i at Mānoa. Some interesting and recreational
use of certain concepts will be explored. At the end, we will cover
other ideas such as how to develop and maintain an effective culture of
assessment that may be used for future improvement and more.

Oct
29
Mon
Logic seminar: Slicing the Truth
Oct 29 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Nov
2
Fri
Colloquium John Marriott (Boeing) @ Keller 401
Nov 2 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

Speaker: John Marriott (Boeing)
Title: Data Science Curriculum for Industry

Abstract:

John Marriott earned his PhD from UH Math in 2013 and currently works
at Boeing as a data scientist. He combines mathematical modeling,
statistics, and programming to create data products on logistics,
labor estimates, and workplace safety. He will talk about his current
work, the transition from academia to industry, and suggestions for
curriculum to prepare students for work in this field.

Mar
22
Fri
AMS Spring Central and Western Joint Sectional Meeting
Mar 22 – Mar 24 all-day