Department of Mathematics

UCR Mathematics Workshop for Excellence and Diversity

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November 8th, 2019

This is the second of an annual series of workshops to promote diversity in mathematics for the purpose of fostering and encouraging growth in the UC Riverside mathematical community. Three talks will take place in Skye Hall - home of the Mathematics Department - starting at 1 pm on Friday November 8th. After this there will be refreshments and an hour for students to talk to the speakers. Starting at 6 pm there will be a reception at the UCR Alumni Center, followed by a panel discussion on the challenges we face in promoting diversity at UC Riverside.

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All Talks will be in Skye 284




1:00 - 1:50 p.m. Abba Gumel Some Models for Enhancing Diversity and Capacity-building in STEM Education in URM Communities
2:00 - 2:50 p.m. Marissa Loving Where do I belong? Creating space in the math community
3:00 - 3:50 p.m. Eugenia Cheng Inclusion-exclusion in mathematics and beyond: who stays in, who falls out, why it happens, and what we could do about it
4:00 - 4:30 p.m. Refreshments in Skye 284
4:30 - 5:30 p.m. Conversations Between Speakers & Students, Not Faculty in Skye 284
6:00 - 6:45 p.m. Reception with Food at Alumni Center
6:45 - 7:45 p.m. Panel Discussion at Alumni Center with Alissa Crans, Jose Gonzalez, Paige Helms, moderated by Edray Goins

This workshop conincides with the AMS Western Sectional Meeting 2019 - November 9th and 10th.

John Baez
Weitao Chen
Edray Goins
Ami Radunskaya
Fred Wilhelm

Contact: John Baez

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