Recent news

Shenandoah Undergraduate Mathematics and Statistics (SUMS) Conference

September 6, 2017

at James Madison University
October 7, 2017

Tatenda Ndambakuwa

April 26, 2017

Student's startup aims to halt famine, food insecurity in Africa.

Math Exchange Now Open

April 10, 2017

The Department of Mathematics and Applied Mathematics is beginning a new program called the Math Exchange, designed to deliver innovative Pre-Calculus (Math 151) instruction.  The Exchange employs up-to-date software developed by ALEKS, born from a National Science Foundation grant on the study of knowledge spaces, an area within artificial intelligence.

The Man Who Knew Infinity

April 24, 2017

*This Friday*, Apr. 28, George Andrews, a Penn State professor, former
AMS president, and the mathematical consultant for last year's
Ramanujan movie, and an expert on Ramanujan's research, will give a
talk at 3:00 in MCALC 2201.

Sonic Boom! Dr. Christine Darden to Speak at VCU

April 7, 2017

Christine Darden, Ph.D., a retired NASA mathematician, data analyst and aeronautical engineer who is featured in “Hidden Figures: The Story of the African-American Women Who Helped Win the Space Race,” a 2016 book by Margot Lee Shetterly, will visit Virginia Commonwealth University in April.

Fall Newsletter

September 1, 2016

Our Fall 2016 Newsletter is now online! Features include: The inaugural BAMM! conference New grants received by our faculty Girls in Math Day The Math Modeling Challenge and much, much more. Read the newsletter.  

Renee Adonteng

November 1, 2016

Please join us in congratulating Renee Adonteng, this year’s recipient of the $3,000 Waldemar J. Trjitzinsky Scholarship awarded by the American Mathematical Society (AMS). Renee is a junior at VCU, working on a mathematics degree with a concentration in applied mathematics.

Commencement Fall 2016

September 1, 2016

Saturday, December 10, 2016 10:00 AM Commencement, Stuart C. Siegel Center For more information please visit: Mathematics and Applied Mathematics Saturday, Dec. 10, 2016 1:30 p.m. VCU Student Commons, Richmond Salons 907 Floyd Avenue Richmond, Virginia 23284 Tickets for guests are not required.