Jane Street Estimathon on Monday, January 30th

Jane Street will be hosting an Estimathon on January 30th at 2pm in APM B402A. 

The Estimathon is a mind-bending mixture of math and trivia. In teams, you'll attempt 13 Fermi problems in 30 minutes, ranging from totally trivial to positively Putnamesque. Be prepared to come up with the best set of confidence intervals! Sample problems include:

  • How many stop signs are in New York City?
  • How many babies were born in 1900?
  • How many Social Security Numbers are prime?

Register here by January 26th @ 11:59pm PT. All participants will register as an individual and teams will be created on-site. We will confirm your attendance with the event location by January 27th. 

January 13, 2023

Double Majoring Information Session - February 23rd at 11am

If you have questions about Double Majoring with Math at UCSD, be sure to attend this Zoom session on Thursday, February 23rd at 11:00am.  Learn some tips and tricks on how to submit a successful Double Major Petitions.  Of interest to both current and potential Math majors.


To attend this Zoom session, please register at bit.ly/wi23groupplanning

January 8, 2023

Reading Your Degree Audit - February 9th at 11am

Join our advisors on a Zoom session on Thursday, February 9th at 11am to talk about your Degree Audit.  Learn how to interpret your Degree Audit, and see how running an Audit will show your status in fulfilling Math major requirements.

 

To attend this Zoom session, please register at bit.ly/wi23groupplanning

January 8, 2023

Winter 2023 Group Advising Session - January 19th at 11am

Please join us on Thursday, January 19th at 9am for Group Advising this Winter - Meet your undergraduate advisors, get your questions answered and learn more about the Math department and our majors and requirements.

To attend, please register for the Zoom session at bit.ly/wi23groupplanning

January 8, 2023

Emina Solijanin - Jack Keil Wolf Lecture - November 14, 2022

CMRR cordially invites you to Jack Keil Wolf Lecture on Monday, November 14, 2022.

The Lecture will be held at Jack Keil Wolf Auditorium in CMRR bldg. at 2:00 PM (with a reception to follow). The invited speaker is Emina Soljanin, Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Rutgers.  "On Some Quantum Internet Information Rates."

For abstract and more information: https://cmrr.ucsd.edu/

November 7, 2022

Virtual Grad Recruitment Open House (Rescheduled) - November 9 - 1pm

Join Professor Brendon Seward from the Math Department at the "UCSD Virtual Graduate Recruitment Open House" on Wednesday 11/09/2022 from 1:00pm-2:00pm.

October 28, 2022

2022 Physical Sciences Dean's Undergraduate Excellence Awardees

A (belated) congratulations to the Mathematics students receiving the 2022 Undergraduate Excellence Award: Andrew Dennehy, Aidan Epperly, Xun Gong, Natalie Quach, Yunhao Sun, Yihe Tang, Kin Yau James Wong, Junchen Zhao and Yixuan Zhou.  And special commendation to Frederick Rajasekaran, the recipient of the 2022 Selma and Robert Silagi Award.

October 13, 2022

Fall 2022 Undergraduate Group Planning Sessions

Please join us for Group Planning Sessions this Fall, where you can meet your Undergraduate Advisors and learn about the following advising topics.

To attend these Zoom sessions, please register at bit.ly/fa22groupplanning

 

"Double Majoring 101" 

  • Thursday, October 13th at 11:00 AM
  • Learn tips and tricks on how to submit a successful Double Major Petition

 

"Course Planning"

  • Thursday, November 3rd at 11:00 AM
  • Learn how to plan out courses using tools like Planned Course Offerings, your Degree Audit, and the Course Catalog

 

"Reading Your Degree Audit"

  • Thursday, December 1st at 11:00 AM
  • Intro to the ins and outs of reading your Degree Audit

September 28, 2022

Orientations for New First Year Undergraduate (August 24) and Transfer (August 26) Math Students

The Department of Mathematics will be having (remote) orientations for new students in late August:

This will be an opportunity to meet your advisors, learn more about the undergraduate program, and ask questions in a Q and A session. 

Please use the link below to access orientation. 

August 24th at 9am for First-Years (https://ucsd.zoom.us/j/93625016334)

August 26th at 9am for Transfers (https://ucsd.zoom.us/j/99519875576)

 

August 3, 2022