Some of our upcoming activities

  • Interest Meetings
    Tuesday, September 5, 6:15 — 6:30 PM or Wednesday, September 6, 6:15 — 6:30 PM
    Both meetings will be the same, just come to one of them. This will be a quick meeting to talk about who we are and what kind of activities we have planned.

  • Hidden Figures at the Paramount
    Monday, September 11, 7 PM talk and 8:30 PM movie
    The Paramount is having a showing of the movie Hidden Figures next Monday, following a talk by the book’s author. The AWM Student Chapter and the Math Club are organizing to take a group of students to see this, and the AWM chapter is covering the price of the tickets. Click here for more information. If you would like to attend, please fill out this google form.

  • Coffee at Grit
    Friday, September 15, 5 — 7 PM
    Come join us for our first social event of the semester!

Other events you might be interested in

  • Excellence Through Diversity Distinguished Learning Series
    The University of Virginia’s School of Engineering and Applied Science is affirming its core value of excellence through diversity with a year-long speaker series that begins September 8. All events are free and open to the public. Check out their calendar for more information.

Past activities:

  • End of the year party
    Wednesday, May 3rd, 2:30 — 4:30 PM
    Bring your favorite dessert to participate in our Dessert Contest!

  • Jobs panel
    Monday, April 24th, 5—6PM
    Organized jointly with the Math Club

  • Ice skating downtown
    Friday, March 17th at 6pm
    Meet us in front of the Main Street Arena.

  • Pies for Pi Day!
    Tuesday, March 14th, 12—1PM
    Come enjoy some pi(e) in the Math Common Room!

  • Carpooling to Hidden Figures talk
    Saturday, February 25th
    Canceled by the event organizers
    We are organizing a carpool to this talk. Please fill out this google form if you wish to join us. From the event organizers:
    Presidential Medal of Freedom winner and NASA research mathematician Katherine Johnson did groundbreaking work on Project Mercury, Apollo 11 and other projects. Johnson and other African American female colleagues are profiled in the book Hidden Figures by Margot Lee Shetterly and the upcoming movie of the same name starring Taraji P. Henson. Katherine Moore, Ms. Johnson’s daughter, will discuss her mother’s life and share videos.

  • Lunch with a female mathematician
    Monday, February 20th
    We are having lunch with Ren Yi (Brown University), who is speaking at the Geometry Seminar that week. Her talk is on Tuesday, 2/21, at 2pm in Kerchof 317.

  • Talk
    Monday, February 20 at 5pm
    Talk by Ren Yi organized jointly with the Math Club

  • Lunch with a female mathematician
    Wednesday, February 15th
    We are having lunch with Amelia Tebbe (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign), who is speaking at the Topology Seminar that week. Her talk is on Thursday, 2/16, at 2pm in Kerchof 326.

  • Exhibition
    Saturday, February 11, 2pm
    Come join us at Grit (formerly known as Para Coffee) in the corner, and then we will visit the exhibition The Art of Knowing together at 2:30 pm.

  • Bring your own lunch and have lunch with us
    Monday, January 30th, 11:30—1:30
    Come anytime between 11:30 am and 1:30 pm and bring your lunch with you. We will be in the Math Department Common Room.