EXAM WEEK STUDY SESSIONS for Spring 2018

Posted on: April 24, 2018



Wake Forest students competed at DataFest

Posted on: April 23, 2018

Wake Forest students competed at DataFest From Friday April 6 – Sunday April 8, thirty-five Wake Forest students competed in a three-day data science competition in Durham. Along with over 350 other undergraduates from 9 different institutions, these students processed, cleaned and analyzed a real world data set with roughly 17 million rows of data. […]

Mathematics student named Goldwater Scholar

Posted on: April 17, 2018

Mathematics student named Goldwater Scholar Dylan King, a sophomore mathematics and computer science major from Walnut Cove, N.C., has been named a 2018 Barry S. Goldwater Scholar. King was selected as one of 211 students from around the country to receive the award for the 2018-19 academic year. King was selected for the Goldwater Scholarship based on […]

Recipient of the Gordon A. Melson Outstanding Master Student Award for 2018

Posted on: April 17, 2018

Recipient of the Gordon A. Melson Outstanding Master Student Award for 2018 Hongyi Jiang was  selected to be the recipient of the Gordon A. Melson Outstanding Master Student Award for 2018. Jiang’s selection was based on a careful review of credentials and those of the other nominees by a Graduate Council committee. Jiang’s record was regarded as superlative for […]

The Mathematics and Mechanics of Biological Growth

Posted on: March 26, 2018

This Thursday at 3:30 the AWM will be hosting an outside speaker: Becky Sanft from UNCA. Becky does research in mathematical biology with a particular emphasis on understanding the mechanics of biological growth. She did her Ph.D. at University of Arizona under the direction of Alain Goriely (now the director of the applied math program at Oxford). […]

Sarah Raynor recipient of Academic Leadership Award

Posted on: March 26, 2018

Sarah Raynor recipient of Academic Leadership Award Dean Gillespie has announced that Sarah Raynor, Associate Professor and Associate Chair of Mathematics and Statistics, is this year’s recipient of the College Board of Visitors’ 2nd Annual Academic Leadership Award. “Sarah cares deeply about the future of her department and the university, she is passionate about our […]

Jessica Zanetell is awarded University of Arizona University Fellowship

Posted on: March 19, 2018

Jessica Zanetell is awarded University of Arizona University Fellowship Jessica Zanetell has been awarded a prestigious University Fellowship to attend the University of Arizona PhD Program in Applied Mathematics. This fellowship is offered to the University’s highest-ranked incoming doctoral students. Recipients of the fellowship receive a competitive financial package, professional development programming, mentoring and community engagement opportunities, and […]

Simplified Dynamics For Noisy Systems With Delays

Posted on: March 12, 2018

WAKE FOREST UNIVERSITY DEPARTMENT OF MATHEMATICS & STATISTICS Presents Scott Hottovy Assistant Professor, Department of Mathematics United States Naval Academy in Annapolis, MD. March 14, 2018 Manchester Hall, Room 121, 4:00pm “Simplified Dynamics For Noisy Systems With Delays” Some biological and physical systems include a random noise with a temporal delay. For example, many sperm […]

2017 Putnam results

Posted on: February 20, 2018

The results of the 2017 Putnam have been announced. There were 10 students from Wake Forest who gave up 6 hours of their Saturday to participate – Benjamin Cobb, Dylan King, Andrew Moss, Allie Neal, Clark Osborn, Kewen Peng, Yiwen Tang, Lin De Yang, Haotian Zhang, and Jiajie Zheng. Wake Forest’s team consisted of Benjamin Cobb, Lin […]

AMC Math Contests Feb. 15th

Posted on: February 1, 2018

To: North Carolina Mathematics Teachers and Parents Wake Forest University is hosting the AMC math contests, AMC10B and AMC12B this year on Thursday, February 15th, 2018, 5:15-7:00 pm.  We invite your students to participate in these contests. There are 20 AMC10B spots and 10 AMC12 spots available. Interested students should contact Dr. Jiang as soon as […]