date  speaker  university  Title 
Notes 
Sep 1, Wed 
Bob Oliver

Université Paris 13  Fusion in finite simple groups of Lie type  joint with Topology
seminar 
Sep 15, Wed  John
Thompson 
University of Florida  The Zeta Function and an Elliptic Curve. Lecture 2 

Sep 29, Wed  John Thompson  The Zeta Function and an Elliptic Curve. Lecture 3  
Oct 6, Wed  Timothy Pollio 
UVA 
An Overview of Class Field Theory  
Oct 27, Wed  JaeHoon Kwon 
University of
Seoul/ UC Berkeley 
A combinatorial character formula
for the infinite dimensional
Lie algebras of types B_\infty and C_\infty 

Nov 3, Wed  Matthew
Zaremsky 
UVA 
Weyl transitive but not strongly transitive group actions on buildings  
Nov 17, Wed 
YungNing Peng 
UVA 
Parabolic presentations of the Yangian of the
general linear (super)algebra 

Dec 1, Wed  Vladimir
Chernousov 
University of Alberta 
MADs world and world of torsors 

Dec 10, Fri  Andrea Heald 
UVA 
Bounded Generation of SL_n 
2pm in Ker 317 