Welcome to the Department of Mathematics

Because of its powers to describe, explain, and predict reality, some early Eastern thinkers regarded mathematics as a mysterious key to divine power. We don't want to turn math into a religion, but you can be sure that studying mathematics will enhance almost anything you do in life.

Here are some things you can do while studying mathematics with us:

> work for the department as a math reader, tutor, or lab assistant

> major in two areas, like math plus physics, or computer science, or English

> collaborate with a professor on a research project and coauthor an article in a journal

> participate in a summer Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU)

> do research in mathematics and biology with the Seabird Ecology Team

> become a member of Pi Mu Epsilon, the national mathematics honor society

> attend the weekly eigen*talks and monthly eigen*vespers