Spring 2016 Events

Numerous activites take place each semester, held jointly with WMU's chapter of Pi Mu Epsilon, the mathematics honors society. Unless specified otherwise, events are held in the Alavi Commons, on the 6th floor of Everett Tower. Refreshments are available at 3:50pm for Friday events.

Every Wednesday at noon
Brown Bag Lunch in the Alavi Commons
Bring your lunch and socialize with fellow students and faculty. Everyone is invited!

Friday, January 15, 4 p.m.
Pizza Party!

Friday, January 22, 4 p.m.
The Joy of Primes & The Joy of Mathematical Magic
Arthur Benjamin, Harvey Mudd College
Video Presentation, The Teaching Company

Friday, January 29, 4 p.m.
Graphs and Sudoku: A Colorful Connection
Yuya Kono, Graduate Student, WMU

Friday, February 5, 4 p.m.
Feedback Forum
Dr. Steve Ziebarth, Chair, and Dr. Annegret Paul, Associate Chair, Department of Mathematics, WMU.
Share your ideas to make our department a better place!
Students only.

Friday, February 12, 4 p.m.
The Probabilistic Method: Putting Randomness to Use
Dr. Patrick Bennett, Professor of Mathematics, WMU.

Friday, February 19, 4 p.m.
Hidden Orbits, Cobwebs, and Walks on Graphs
Robert Kipka, Postdoctoral Fellow, Queen's University, Canada.
WMU Math Alum.

Friday, February 26, 4 p.m.
The Fluxional Calculus of Fermat
Eli Meert, Graduate Student, WMU

Friday, March 4
Spirit Day

Friday, March 11
Spring Break

Friday, March 18, 4 p.m.
Dr. Emma Trevino, San Francisco Unified Schools

Friday, March 25, 4 p.m.
Games Night!

Friday, April 1, 4 p.m.
To Infinity and Beyond!
Brent DeJong, Graduate Student, WMU

Friday, April 8, 4 p.m.
Josh Withee, Katie Hillenbrand, and Eric Anderson, Math Department Alums, WMU

Saturday, April 9
PME Initiation and Math Department Awards Day

Friday, April 15, 4 p.m.
Michael Bell, Graduate Student, WMu

Friday, April 22, 4 p.m.
Business Meeting and Movie Night
Sandwiches Provided

What is Math Club?

Math Club @ WMU is dedicated to promoting engagement in mathematics, by creating opportunities for learning and fun.

Current Officers

Lawrence Cuneaz Nathaniel Haeussler

Lawrence Cuneaz

Nathaniel Haeussler


Vice President

Jamie Hallas
Josh Mussche

Jamie Hallas

Josh Mussche



Sean English Richard Hollister

Sean English

Richard Hollister

Graduate Representatives

Faculty Advisors

Niloufer Mackey Steve Mackey

Niloufer Mackey

Steve Mackey


Steve Ziebarth

Steve Ziebarth