- PhD student, Emanuel Sierra, wins the departmental GTA teaching award. Congratulations Emanuel!
- Math is No. 1! Q & A with student Shelby Bell, who finds joy in numbers. Read more
PhD student, Russell Latterman, wins the school of graduate studies' GTA
superior teaching award. Great job Russell!
- Graduate student, Nicole Schmidgall, wins the GTA Excellence in Teaching Award.
- Some of our faculty members and graduates
Professor Richard Delaware wins
an Award for Excellence in Mentoring
Undergraduate Researchers, Scholars, & Artists. Read more.
Recent and Upcoming Events
Celebrate Pi Day
Wednesday, March 14, 2018
Time: 11:00 am-1:00 pm
Location: on the first floor of Manheim Hall
As the ratio of a circle's circumference to its diameter, pi is irrational and transcendental, qualities sure to bring a twinkle to any mathematician's eyes. The UMKC Math Club and Mathematics & Statistics Graduate Student Organization (MSGSO) will celebrate the Pi Day. This event is open to the public. Please join us to celebrate the Pi Day.
February 2, March 2, March 16, and April 13 2018
Time: 3:00-4:00 PM,
Location: Haag Hall, Room 312
The Applied Mathematics Public Lecture (AMPLE) series is organized by the members of UMKC Applied Mathematics Group (AMG). The main goal of the AMPLE series is to illuminate the real-world applications of mathematics and to promote interdisciplinary applied mathematics research at UMKC. AMPLE series are free and open to the public. Click here for more information.
Math and Stat Recruitment Event
Friday, April 13 2018
Time: 12:00-2:00 PM,
Location: Royall Hall, Room 403
MSGSO will have recruiters/speakers from TRAC and the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency this Friday, April 13th, 12-2PM. All STEM undergraduate and graduate students are welcome to attend. Bring your resume if you have one! Read more.
Mathematics and Statistics
Friday, April 20, 2018
Time: 10:00 am-3:00 pm
Location: Miller Nichols Learning Center, Room 452
The Mathematics and Statistics Research Day is an annual event celebrating student and faculty research, creative, and scholarly activities. This event is open to public and it is organized by UMKC Applied Mathematics Group. The deadline for abstract submission is April 10, 2018. Read More.
Friday, April 27, 2018
Time: 11:00-1:00 PM
Nichols Learning Center, Room 452
The Integration Bee is a contest for undergraduates and high school students with prizes for the best skills in evaluating indefinite integrals. This event is hosted by the UMKC Math Club. Everyone is welcome. Whether you are a participant or an audience there will be plenty of snacks and drinks for everyone.
Ph.D. Dissertation Defense: "Spatiotemporal Modeling and Analysis of
Disease Spread in Wildlife"
Friday, May 11, 2018
Time: 2:00-4:00 PM
Location: Haag Hall, Room
PhD Candidate: Gerry W. Baygents
Chair: Prof. Majid Bani-Yaghoub
Ph.D. Dissertation Defense: "Modeling HIV-1 Infection and Immune Responses Under Drugs of Abuse"
Wednesday, June 6, 2018
Time: 2:00-5:00 PM
PhD Candidate: Jones M. Mutua
Chair: Prof. Naveen Vaidya
Every Wednesday (During Fall & Spring Semesters)
Time: 3:00-4:00 PM
Location: Royall Hall, Room 204
Join UMKC Math Club and M.S.G.S.O. each Wednesday to listen to BBC's A Brief History of Math and watch a fun math-based video. After we will discuss and socialize. It is a great way to meet your classmates in Mathematics, Statistics, Engineering, Physics, and Economics! All Faculty, Staff, and Students from all departments are invited. Read more
Every Friday, September 2017 - May 2018
The 2017-2018 Colloquium Series is held every Friday according to the posted schedule from 3:00 to 4:00 in Haag Hall room 309. The Colloquium Series is open to the public, and we highly recommend that graduate students attend. Organizer: Dr. Xianping Li, E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Graduate Student Seminar series is hosted by the UMKC Mathematics & Statistics Graduate Student Organization (MSGSO) to provide a forum for the department's graduate students to present results of their current research, discuss topics in mathematics and statistics outside of their research area, and learn about the activities and interests of the other graduate students in the department.