Math Placement TestDistinguished Alumni Award recipient visit

John Kusko, 2017 Distinguished Alumni Award recipient, will be giving a talk Friday, October 13 in 6625 Everett Tower at 3 p.m. Everyone is invited to attend.

WMU Giving Day 2017

A formal WMU Giving Day, Give Gold, has been organized for October 11, the Western Wednesday of Homecoming Week. This is a day that everyone on campus can fundraise for the area or cause of your choice: colleges, departments, invisible need, financial aid, and more. A website has been built at where you can get more information, sign up to become a fundraiser, and make a gift. As always, there is no administrative fee for gifts and 100% of each donation will reach the intended designation.

Study abroad opportunity

If you are applying to a semester of full-year study abroad on the Budapest Semester in Mathematics/Mathematics Education program, BSM, please inquire into the "Linda Lesniak International Study Scholarship in Mathematics or Mathematics Education," as well as any other department funding that may be available to defray expenses related to study abroad. General inquiries about this scholarship should be directed to the chair of the Department of Mathematics.

Mathematics Prize Competition

The Department of Mathematics at Western Michigan University will hold its second WMU Mathematics Prize Competition Saturday, Oct. 7, from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. in 3309 Rood Hall, with undergraduate students from all of the University’s majors and disciplines invited to compete. Prizes have increased this year with more chances to win as well.

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