Williams College Calendar
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AWM Dinner at Driscoll Dining HallJoin the Association for Women in Mathematics chapter for dinner in Upper Driscoll. All are welcome.Tue, 25 Oct 2016 18:15:00 -0400
https://events.williams.edu/event/awm_dinner_with_professor_davis
42.711151-73.200188lecture/seminar/presentationThree Proofs of the Ballot Theorem by Melissa Caplen '17 at Bronfman Science CenterMathematics Colloquium
Abstract: If you know one candidate will win an election, in how many ways can the votes be ordered so that they are in the lead throughout the...Wed, 26 Oct 2016 13:00:00 -0400
https://events.williams.edu/event/three_proofs_of_the_ballot_theorem_by_melissa_caplen_17
42.712391-73.206635lecture/seminar/presentationThe Power of the Exact Test by Michael Samayoa '17 at Bronfman Science CenterStatistics Colloquium
Abstract: Fischerâ€™s Exact Test for contingency tables is generally used on data with small sample sizes. This is because it calculates deviation from...Wed, 26 Oct 2016 13:10:00 -0400
https://events.williams.edu/event/the_power_of_the_exact_test_by_michael_samayoa_17
42.712391-73.206635lecture/seminar/presentationRegression Transformations by Dvivid Trivedi '17 at Bronfman Science CenterStatistics Colloquium
Abstract: We will discuss why we transform regression models. We will then consider the different approaches of transformation and finally discuss two...Wed, 26 Oct 2016 13:35:00 -0400
https://events.williams.edu/event/regression_transformations_by_dvivid_trivedi_17
42.712391-73.206635lecture/seminar/presentationMath Puzzle Night at Mission Park Dining HallJoin us for dinner at Math Puzzle Night, starting at 5:30 pm in the Dennett Private Dining Room, of Mission! Prof. Ralph Morrison will bring some math puzzles from contests...Wed, 26 Oct 2016 17:30:00 -0400
https://events.williams.edu/event/math_puzzle_night_5780
42.716827-73.202438lecture/seminar/presentationAMS Student Chapter Meeting at Bronfman Science CenterCome to the AMS (American Mathematical Society) Student Chapter meeting tonight at 8 pm in Bronfman 215. Gabriel Ngwe will give a talk on continuous but nowhere...Wed, 26 Oct 2016 20:00:00 -0400
https://events.williams.edu/event/ams_student_chapter_meeting_4386
42.712391-73.206635lecture/seminar/presentationMath/Stat Snacks at Bronfman Science CenterTake a break from your Thursday night work and come join the Math/Stat Department in the Bronfman Math/Stat Library. Snacks will be served from 9 - 10:00 pm.Thu, 27 Oct 2016 21:00:00 -0400
https://events.williams.edu/event/mathstat_snacks_5320
42.712391-73.206635lecture/seminar/presentation"UV and X-Ray Emission from exoplanet host stars" at Thompson PhysicsPlease join Jeff Linsky from University of Colorado during his joint physics and astronomy colloquium entitled, "UV and X-Ray Emission from exoplanet host stars: Results of...Fri, 28 Oct 2016 12:00:00 -0400
https://events.williams.edu/event/uv_and_x-ray_emission_from_exoplanet_host_stars
42.712067-73.204559lecture/seminar/presentationLog Lunch: "How it Pays to go Green: Renewable Energy Tax Credits 101," at The LogSteve Hibbard, Project Manager, Renewable Energy Investment @ US Bank CDC. Reservations ($4) thru url: https://goo.gl/forms/gBMYtlyqm4An9sJq1 or dlewis@williams.edu.Fri, 28 Oct 2016 12:00:00 -0400
https://events.williams.edu/event/log_lunch_how_it_pays_to_go_green_renewable_energy_tax_credits_101
42.710003-73.204483lecture/seminar/presentationAn Explicit Bound for the Least Prime Ideal in the Chebotarev Density Theorem by Prof. Jesse Thorner, Stanford University at Bronfman Science CenterMathematics Faculty Seminar
Abstract: Let L/F be a Galois extension of number fields with Galois group G. If p is a prime ideal of F that is unramified in L, then the ways...Fri, 28 Oct 2016 13:00:00 -0400
https://events.williams.edu/event/an_explicit_bound_for_the_least_prime_ideal_in_the_chebotarev_density_theorem_by_prof_jesse_thorner_stanford_university
42.712391-73.206635lecture/seminar/presentationChemistry Colloquium Sponsored by Class of 1960 Scholars at Thompson ChemistryProfessor Seth Fraden
"Microfluidic Networks of Chemical Reactors"
Our goal is to create autonomous, programmable active materials. A bioinspired example is the sinuous...Fri, 28 Oct 2016 13:10:00 -0400
https://events.williams.edu/event/chemistry_colloquium_sponsored_by_class_of_1960_scholars_9139
42.711887-73.204674lecture/seminar/presentation