The unique collaboration between St. Mary’s College of Maryland Department of Physics and the Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division (NAWCAD) is expanding to two additional academic departments, chemistry and mathematics, at the public honors college. Funding to support the expansion comes from The Patuxent Partnership (TPP), which will contribute to St. Mary’s College $180,000 Find out more »
St. Mary’s College of Maryland Professor of Mathematics David Kung has released a new video lecture series titled “Mind-Bending Math: Riddles and Paradoxes.” The 24-lecture course teaches participants how to break down, examine, and solve famous riddles and paradoxes through basic logic and math principles.
Arvind Srinivasan ’17 was recently awarded the highly competitive Science, Mathematics, and Research for Transformation (SMART) Scholarship from the Department of Defense (DoD). The SMART Scholarship was established to support undergraduate and graduate students pursuing degrees in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) disciplines. Throughout the course of his studies, Srinivasan will receive a full scholarship, a Find out more »
Associate Professors of Computer Science Lindsay Jamieson and Alan Jamieson have received a $5,000 Google CS Engagement Award.
Assistant Professor of Mathematics Heather Moon has been awarded a National Science Foundation (NSF) grant for her project, “Collaborative Research: Data-Driven Applications Inspiring Upper-Division Mathematics.”
Susan Goldstine, associate professor of mathematics and chair of mathematics and computer science, recently attended the Joint Mathematics Meetings in San Antonio. Her art piece, Map Coloring Jewelry Set, was awarded the prize for Best Textile, Sculpture, or Other Medium. In addition, Goldstine and her colleague Ellie Baker held a signing for their book on Find out more »
This 2014-15 academic year, St. Mary’s College welcomes two new tenure track faculty and four visiting faculty. Tenure Track Faculty James Mantell, assistant professor of psychology, earned his undergraduate degree from Millersville University Honors College and master’s degree and Ph.D. from SUNY Buffalo. Mantell was previously a graduate instructor of psychology at SUNY Buffalo. His Find out more »
The Mathematical Association of America’s MathFest is the largest annual summer conference for mathematicians. The conference was held August 6-9, 2014 in Portland, Ore. Alex Meadows, associate professor of mathematics, and Bradley Putnam ’15 presented their paper entitled “A New Twist on Wythoff’s Game.” Putman developed this project during the St. Mary’s Undergraduate Research Program Find out more »
The Mathematical Association of America’s MathFest is the largest annual summer conference for mathematicians. The conference was held August 6-9, 2014 in Portland, Ore. Assistant Professors of Mathematics Emek Köse and Casey Douglas led panel topics entitled “Undergraduate Research in Mathematics: How, When, Why Part I-II” and “Project Based Curriculum I-II.” Alex Meadows, associate professor Find out more »
It’s like an Angie’s List for St. Mary’s alumni—a source to find a business or service provider and a place to list your own business or service. This new directory, set to launch in the fall, is the product of a “Topics in Computer Science” class project. The 400-level class, taught by Associate Professor of Find out more »