4th Annual Millikin Undergraduate
Mathematics Research Conference
(Formerly Illiana Undergraduate Mathematics
Saturday, November 6, 2010
Millikin University, Decatur, IL
We are pleased to announce the 4th annual Millikin
Undergraduate Mathematics Research Conference. We
are organizing this conference with the following goals in mind.
a forum for undergraduates to present results from this year's summer undergraduate
research experiences. The
material from these summer experiences will still be fresh in the
studentsí minds, and the summerís momentum will undoubtedly help their
motivation for putting a talk together.
an opportunity for students to demonstrate to graduate schools
and potential employers their abilities to engage in advanced mathematics
and to disseminate their results. Students will be able to refer
to this experience on applications, in resumes, and in interviews.
Promoting interest in mathematics among undergraduates.
Students who wish to speak on topics outside of summer research experiences
are welcome to do so, and we strongly encourage any interested
undergraduates to attend this conference, whether they wish to speak or they
wish to be a conference participant.
Breaking news! Dr. Nicholas Baeth of the
University of Central Missouri will be our plenary speaker. You can read
more about him here, and you can read more about his
Want to register? Just send an email to Dr.
Joe Stickles of Millikin University. Be sure to include your name,
your institution, whether you are a faculty member or a student, and whether or
not you will be a student presenter. If you plan to be a student
presenter, please send the title of your presentation and an abstract.
Please note that the conference is FREE to all participants and includes a
continental breakfast, lunch, and an afternoon snack.
Registration deadline: Monday, November 1, 2010
Click here for a program flyer, available in
or .pdf formats.
Click here for this year's
abstracts of the submitted talks.
Click here for directions
to Millikin University.
Click here for a
Millikin University campus map.
Questions? Feel free to email
Dr. Paula R. Stickles or Dr.
Joe Stickles of Millikin University with any and all questions you may have.
Funding for the Millikin Undergraduate Mathematics Research Conference
provided by NSF grant DMS-0846477 through the MAA Regional Undergraduate
Mathematics Conferences Program, http://www.maa.org/RUMC.