March 30: Good Friday (University Closed)

April 1: Easter Sunday (University Closed)

April 6: Last day of classes for Winter term

Newsletters

Issue 1, Fall 2000

- Problem Corner
- Logical Reasoning in Mathematics
- Infinity
- Where is the Best Seat in the Movie Theatre?
- Parse-O-Grams
- Proof with Pictures
- Zero = Love?

Issue 2 , Winter 2001

- Problem Corner
- Careers in Mathematics
- Fun with Calculators
- Wwbiste & Books: Careers
- Mathematics in Medicine
- Infigers

Issue 3 , Spring 2001

- Problem Corner
- The Woman at the Well
- Tiling of the Euclidian Plane
- Proving Impossibility
- Mersennes Primes
- The Numbers Game
- Transition from High School to University Calculus

Issue 4, Fall 2001

- Problem Corner
- What Shape is This Planet?
- Mathematics and ?
- Issac Newton (1642 - 1727)
- Visual Proof of the Convergence of Geometric Series

Issue 5, Winter 2002

- Problem Corner
- Probability: Even the Odds are not Obvious
- Mathletics at the U of M
- When Bad Sums Happen to Good Fractions

Issue 6, Spring 2002

- Problem Corner
- Legacy of Ludolph Lemus

Issue 7, Fall 2002

- Problem Corner
- Two Problems with Nice Solutions
- Professor Snape's Challenge

Issue 8, Spring 2003

- Problem Corner
- Helpful Hints for First Year Students
- Josephus and Euler... A Coincidence or ?
- The RSA Encryption Algorithm
- Special Relativity: Simultanity is in the Eye of the Beholder

Issue 9, Fall 2003

- Problem Corner
- A-mazeing Mathematics
- Graphs: Cutting and Pasting
- Twenty Questions

Issue 10, Spring, 2004

- Problem Corner
- Hamiltonian Graphs
- Statistics...for you, me, everyone
- A-mazeing Mathematics
- Definitions with
*e*s - Magic with Magic Squares

Issue 11, Fall, 2004

- Problem Corner
- Sisler visits
- Why Support Research in Matheamtics?
- Not all
*pi*s are created equal

Issue 12, Spring, 2005

- Problem Corner
- How many new mathematics teachers will be needed next year?
- Is that integer a perfect square?
- Mommy, where do beautiful fractals come from?
- Classic Puzzles

Issue 13, Fall, 2005

- Problem Corner
- What is Mathematics?
- Paradox in Mathematics
- Concept of a "Point"
- Science Fair Projects

Issue 14, Spring, 2006

- Problem Corner
- Top Ten Problem Strategies
- Binary Magic
- A Geometry Problem with 3 Solutions
- Population Dynamics

Important Dates

March 30: Good Friday (University Closed)

April 1: Easter Sunday (University Closed)

April 6: Last day of classes for Winter term

Upcoming Seminars

Rings and Modules seminar:

**T. Kucera**:
*Saturated Free Algebras and Almost Indiscernible Theories I*

Tuesday, March 27 at 14:40,
418 Machray Hall.

Colloquium talk:

**James Watmough**:
*Dispersal heterogeneity and the spreading speeds of marine invasions*

Thursday, March 29 at 15:30,
415 Machray Hall.

Rings and Modules seminar:

**T. Kucera**:
*Saturated Free Algebras and Almost Indiscernible Theories II*

Tuesday, April 3 at 14:40,
418 Machray Hall.

Colloquium talk:

**Jan Vonk**

Friday, April 6 at 14:30,
418 Machray Hall.