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2016

Dr. Daniel D. Bonar

Dr. Daniel D. Bonar retires after 50 years at Denison

Posted Date: May 6, 2016

Anderson Scholarship for Excellence in Science awards scholarships.

Posted Date: May 4, 2016
Dr.Wolff

A Random Walk Through Algebra

Posted Date: April 15, 2016
pizzaandpuzzles

Math and computer science majors gather with friends to eat pizza, tell math jokes, and solve probability puzzles.

Posted Date: April 8, 2016
denison3Dprinting

A new course in 3D printing is open to everyone on campus- it's for more than mathematics and computer science majors.

Posted Date: March 22, 2016
LawrenceShermanpresentation

Speaking Wednesday afternoon on “How to Talk About Data Without Scaring People Off”. Dr. Sherman spoke of how future historians may call this moment in history “the age of precision.”

Posted Date: March 3, 2016
lawrence_sherman
Gordon Lecture Series

Denison University’s Gordon Lecture Series welcomes Professor and Criminologist Lawrence W. Sherman ’70 presenting “Counting what Counts in Justice: Policing, Race and the Rule of Law.”

Posted Date: February 23, 2016

Denison will hold the third annual UnKnot Conference this summer.

Posted Date: January 27, 2016
Prof. Lew Ludwig
Faculty

Prof. Lew Ludwig is piloting an Mathematical Association of America instructional guide for mathematical curriculum that has the potential to affect mathematics students nationwide.

Posted Date: January 13, 2016
Mei May, Assistant Professor of Mathematics

Dr. Mei received a GLCA Expanding Collaboration Initiative grant

Posted Date: April 26, 2016
3D printed Swasey Chapel

Denison is excited to announce the arrival of their latest 3D printer – the FormLabs Form 2 resin printer.

Posted Date: April 26, 2016

Eight math and computer science majors recognized for earning one of the top grade point averages of the over 400 Denison student-athletes

Posted Date: April 18, 2016
4 College Contestants

Denison hosted the annual 4 College Math Contest in February.

Posted Date: March 14, 2016
Programming Contest

Denison Dept. of Math & Computer Science hosted its 27th Programming Contest

Posted Date: March 9, 2016
Dr. Ashwin Lall
Faculty

We are pleased to announce that Dr. Ashwin Lall has earned tenure and will be promoted to Associate Professor in the fall of 2016.

Posted Date: March 2, 2016
3d printing

Dr. Henry Segerman, mathematician and artist, recently shared his work in dimensions and 3D printing as part of our Ronneberg Lecture Series in the sciences.

Posted Date: March 2, 2016
Dr. Mei
Faculty

We are pleased to announce that Dr. May Mei was awarded the 2016 Career Enhancement Fellowship for Junior Faculty from the Woodrow Wilson Foundation.

Posted Date: February 22, 2016
michael-westmoreland
Faculty

Denison University Professor of Mathematics, Michael Westmoreland is a co-investigator of a $73,425 grant provided by the Foundational Questions Institute.

Posted Date: February 22, 2016

2015

Logical Times

In Department news, we are thrilled to welcome another new colleague, Dr. Sarah Wolff, from Dartmouth College; she introduces herself in more detail below.

Posted Date: November 3, 2015
Tanya Chartier

A New York Times article profiles Tanya Chartier '93 and her husband: they teach mathematics through mime.

Posted Date: April 17, 2015
Gordon Lecture Series
Thursday, March 26, 2015

The Gordon Lecture Series welcomes Keith Miller presenting a lecture, “The Future of Human/Robot Interactions.”

Posted Date: March 26, 2015
Logical Times

Greetings from the top of the hill! We hope that this newsletter finds all of you healthy and well. It has been much too long since we have reached out to you, something we hope to fix with this new periodic newsletter.

Posted Date: March 17, 2015
Women in computing

Five women from Denison participated in a special gathering of computer scientists in Sandusky, Ohio, in February, 2015.

Posted Date: March 9, 2015
Denison National Honor Society

Denison's chapter of Pi Mu Epsilon, the national mathematics honor society, recently won the Pi Mu Epsilon Centennial Contest.

Posted Date: January 6, 2015

2014

Departmental faculty updates for Fall 2014.

Posted Date: December 2, 2014

Edward Knotek ’00 is a vice president at the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland. The mathematics-economics and Spanish major leads the development of the Bank’s forecasting models.

Posted Date: November 11, 2014

DU math students carve pumpkins in annual contest.

Posted Date: November 3, 2014
Monday, October 13, 2014
7:00 PM

Denison University’s cinema and mathematics departments present a screening of “Codebreaker,” a true story about Alan Turing, whose codebreaking helped turn the tide of the Second World War.

Posted Date: October 2, 2014

Andrew Sterrett, professor emeritus of mathematics, has had the 3rd edition of his 101 Careers in Mathematics published by the Mathematical Association of America

Posted Date: August 21, 2014
Dr. Havill honored with Benjamin Barney Chair

Dr. Havill has named the next Benjamin Barney Chair of Mathematics at the annual Academic Awards Ceremony on Friday afternoon.

Posted Date: April 28, 2014