What’s Happening

2017

Caileigh Marshall, a sophomore major in Computer Science received the prestigious Anderson Scholarship at Denison for 2017-2018 academic year

Date: April 14, 2017
OWU Programming Contest student with awards

Team Isomorphic Bijections comprised of seniors Andrew-Read McFarland, Wei Peng, and Junbo Li took first place, solving all six questions in record time!.

Date: April 4, 2017
HackOH51

HackOH5 Student Newspaper Hackathon: 5 Colleges, 160+ Years, and 170,000+ Pages

Date: April 4, 2017
Scholar Athletes group photo

Student athletes with the 50 highest GPAs were presented with awards by faculty members at Six Annual James T. Glerum, Jr. ’82 Top-50 Honors Celebration.

Date: April 4, 2017
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Mara Kilgore talks about the advantages of the OnBoard courses through the Knowlton Center.

Date: March 28, 2017
professors on sitting on stage

A large crowd from Denison and the local community turned out for the Denison Film Society screening of the Oscar-nominated movie Hidden Figures.

Date: March 28, 2017
Denison Spring Programming Contest 2017

Record number of participants, in the Spring Programming Contest this year.

Date: March 27, 2017
andrew and wei

Denison fields three teams at this year's Four College Mathematics Contest.

Date: March 27, 2017

Professor of Computer Science Jessen Havill recently presented at the Special Interest Group on Computer Science Education (SIGCSE) symposium in Seattle.

Date: March 27, 2017
Jake Tawney ’00 recently gave an engaging presentation interweaving the history, mathematics, and politics that lead to this particular number that is so important to our democracy.

Most students of American History recall that the US House of Representatives has 435 seats. Why is this the case?

Date: March 21, 2017
Prof. White research visitor at Macquarie University

During winter break, Prof. White was a research visitor at Macquarie University in Sydnetm Australia.

Date: March 7, 2017
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We are pleased to announce that Dr. May Mei, Assistant Professor of Mathematics, was awarded the Bayley Bowen Fellowship.

Date: February 23, 2017
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Barry Lawson of University of Richmond speaks on agent-based simulations of biological systems.

Date: February 7, 2017

2016

acm programming team

Denison computer science majors performed well at regional programming contest.

Date: December 15, 2016
group photo Women in Math and Computer Science group
Gordon Lecture Series

Gordon Lecture Series speaker Dr. Rachel Levy has lunch with the Women in Math and Computer Science group.

Date: December 12, 2016
Pumpkin Carving Contest view of all pumpkins

The Math & Computer Science Department held its 10th annual pumpkin carving contest.

Date: December 8, 2016

A group of mathematicians gathered to discuss teaching advanced analysis in liberal arts institutions.

Date: December 8, 2016
Gabby Bieliauskaite

This past summer Gabby Bieliauskaite ('18) interned for CME in Chicago and came away with much more than a notation on her academic transcript.

Date: December 7, 2016
denison faculty group photo

GLCA program brings faculty together to discuss teaching advanced analysis.

Date: November 11, 2016
statue of a bear

Professors Tom Bressoud, Matt Kretchmar, and David White spent July at the Park City Mathematics Institute helping develop Data Science program.

Date: November 2, 2016
 zheng tiancheng

Tiancheng Zheng '17 and Aixin Li '18, presented talks on their research at the Forty-fourth Annual University of Miami Mathematics Conference.

Date: October 20, 2016
Professor Lew Ludwig

Professor Lew Ludwig shares his thoughts about the success of a pedagogical method, “Think, Pair, Share.”

Date: October 19, 2016

Dr. Matthew Neal, Professor of Mathematics, was awarded the George Stibitz Chair.  This chair is in honor of Denison graduate George Stbitz ’26.

Date: October 10, 2016
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Dr. Sarah Wolff presented a poster at FPSAC in Vancouver this summer.

Date: October 3, 2016
mike and bonnie westmoreland

Dr. Mike Westmoreland presented at the Fifth Biannual Fundamental Questions Institute in Banff, Alberta.

Date: September 23, 2016
Kirsten Audette research program Boston University.

Kirsten Audette, Denison Junior Mathematics Major attends summer research program at Boston University.

Date: September 19, 2016

Dr. Mark Ward ’99, of the Dept of Statistics at Purdue University, is the recipient of the 2016 Mu Sigma Rho William D. Warde Statistics Education Award.

Date: September 9, 2016
Group photo

Lew Ludwig, Professor of Mathematics, & Colin Adams of Williams College hosted UnKnot III, the Undergraduate Knot Theory Conference, at Denison University.

Date: August 30, 2016
Philip Papaioannou on the baseball field

This summer, Philip Papaioannou '17 is doing research for an internship with the University of Chicago, Medicine.

Date: July 29, 2016
teacher speaking to classroom

Math educators from South Africa visit Denison to establish partnership

Date: June 15, 2016