Mathematics Program
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Contact Information

Mathematics Department
Shippensburg University
MCT 250
1871 Old Main Drive
Shippensburg, PA 17257

Phone: (717) 477-1431
Email: math@ship.edu

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Department of Mathematics Events

The Department of Mathematics at Shippensburg University supports many events including advising informational workshops, Math Club activities, and a series of weekly seminar focused on undergraduate mathematics, mathematics education, and mathematical research.

Department Seminars and Professional Events

Sept. 2, 2010 Economic Development & Prospective in China, Hong Kong and Taiwan: The Impact on the U.S. Economy, Dr. Cheng-Few Lee, Distinguished Professor of Finance, Rutgers University
6:30 - 7:30 in Old Main Chapel
Sept. 9, 2010
Department Seminar: Tribute to Martin Gardner, Tom Evitts, SU Mathematics Department 3:30 - 4:20 in MCT 262
Sept. 16, 2010
Department Seminar: Undergraduate Research at Shippensburg University. Department Faculty 3:30 - 4:20 in MCT 262
Sept. 23, 2010
Department Seminar: Complementary Code
Matrices,
Greg Coxson, Technology Service Corporation
3:30 - 4:20 in MCT 262
Sept. 25-26, 2010
Cumberland Valley Math Modeling Challenge (requires registration )
Shippensburg University
Sept. 30, 2010
Department Seminar: Pop Culture Probability, Mike Long, SU Math Department 3:30 - 4:20 in MCT 262
Oct. 7, 2010
Department Seminar: Tribute to Martin Gardner -- Combinatorial Card Problems, Doug Ensley, SU Mathematics Department
3:30 - 4:20 in MCT 262
Oct. 14, 2010
Department Seminar: Cryptography, Coding Theory, and Curve Interpolation, Darren Glass, Gettysburg College
3:30 - 4:20 in MCT 262
Oct. 14-15, 2010
NCTM Regional Meeting (requires registration) Baltimore, MD
Oct. 21, 2010
Department Seminar: Tribute to Martin Gardner -- Fun Facts about the Square Root of 2, James Hamblin, SU Mathematics Department
3:30 - 4:20 in MCT 262
Oct. 22, 2010
Department Seminar: Topics in Cryptography, Tim McDevitt, Elizabethtown College
2:00 - 3:00 in DHC151
Oct. 28, 2009
Department Seminar: Probability of Shark Attacks and other Rare Events, Kim Presser, SU Mathematics Department 3:30 - 4:20 in MCT 262
Nov. 4, 2010 Department Seminar Ramsey Theory and the Party Problem in Analysis, Frank Sanacory, SUNY - College at Old Westbury
3:30 - 4:20 in MCT 262
Nov. 6, 2010
MAA EPADEL Meeting (requires registration) LaSalle University
Nov. 10, 2010
Department Seminar: Beads, Bones and Rods: Let's Do Some Counting, Padmanabhan Seshaiyer, George Mason University
3:00 - 3:50 in MCT 265
Nov. 11, 2010 Department Seminar: Exploring the World of Actuarial Sciences, William Shipley, SU Alum 3:30-4:20 in MCT 262
Nov. 11, 2010
Science in Society Seminar: Mathematics and Art: The Good, the Bad, and the Pretty, Annalisa Crannell, Franklin and Marshall College
6:30-7:30pm, Brooks Science Complex, Wilson College

Nov. 10-12, 2010 PCTM Annual Conference (requires registration) Camp Hill, PA
Nov. 18, 2010
Department Seminar Derivatives, numerical differentiation and differentiation matrices, Luis Melara, SU Mathematics Department 3:30 - 4:20 in MCT 262
Dec. 2, 2010
Department Seminar: The Probability Integral Transform and Its Application, Diane McNichols, SU Mathematics Department. 
3:30 - 4:20 in MCT 262
Dec. 9, 2010
Department Seminar: Tribute to Martin Gardner, Mathemagician, Mike Long, SU Mathematics Department  3:30 - 4:20 in MCT 262