Math Undergraduate News

Advising Updates

DougPriority Registration continues and the withdrawal deadline is on Friday, April 16! Here are updates related to academic advising, academic success, and other information for the next week. Continue reading…

 

Math Department Scholarship Application Now Open!

Math Department ScholarshipsThe Department of Mathematics offers several scholarships to Math Majors that have demonstrated outstanding performance in their Mathematics and other related courses. The application for 2021-22 academic year scholarships is open now! Applications are due by 5 pm on Monday, May 17, 2021. Continue reading…

 

Data Science Problem-Solving Workshop

Data Science Problem-Solving WorkshopAn innovative program where students can experience the process and collaboration involved in research applied to real world problems. This online program takes place from June 14 to 25, 2021. The application deadline is Friday, April 16. Continue reading…

 

Shon Hopwood: Hope for Redemption

Shon Hopwood: Hope for RedemptionAfter committing a series of bank robberies in his 20s, Nebraska-native Shon Hopwood went to prison for 11 years. Now an associate professor of law at Georgetown University, Hopwood serves as an advocate for criminal justice reform. Hear his story on April 23 at 7 pm CDT on Zoom! Continue reading…

 

Secrets of the Surfaces Screening

Secrets of the Surfaces ScreeningMaryam Mirzakhani was the remarkable mathematician who, in 2014, became only the first woman—and first Iranian—to receive the Fields Medal, often regarded as the Nobel Prize of mathematics. There will be a virtual showing of the movie Secrets of the Surfaces about the life and career of Mirzikhani. Continue reading…

 

New Minor in Racial Justice, Equity, & Inclusion

New Minor in Racial Justice, Equity, & InclusionThe Institute for Ethnic Studies is very excited to announce a new minor in Racial Justice, Equity, and Inclusion designed for all students curious about racial justice. The new minor will become available this fall, and it will be open to all students regardless of major or catalog year. Continue reading…

 

Advisors

Professor Petronela RaduIf you have questions, concerns, or just want to talk about your next steps as a student, the undergraduate chair, Prof. Petronela Radu (pradu@unl.edu), and your assigned advisor, Doug Pellatz (dpellatz@unl.edu), are here to help.

 

Discover UChicago: Diversity Visit Program

Discover UChicago: Diversity Visit ProgramThe University of Chicago is now accepting applications for their Discover UChicago program scheduled for October 17-19, 2021. Students interested in doctoral programs, as well as master’s programs, are encouraged to apply online by August 16, 2021 at 11:59 pm. Continue reading…

 
Originally published April 13, 2021 - Submit an Item