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Category Archives: Mathematics Online
Math Students Hunt For Errors in False Proofs!
Communicating mathematics is a crucial part of a developing mathematician’s career. Really, any mathematician’s career. In the classroom, with peers, and at conferences, math students organize their learning and research in order to effectively question and convey concepts that require … Continue reading
Careful what you wish for…
So around two months ago, as the novel coronavirus was just breaking in the Western media, I wrote a post bemoaning the culture of carbonintensive academic travel. Funny — here we are, barely a quarter of the way into the … Continue reading
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Have questions about applying to grad school? Check out the Grad School Panel on reddit.com/r/math!
Hi all, This week I’m here to tell you about an unlikely mathematical community that you might be interested in, particularly if you’re interested in applying to grad school, or if you’re a grad student wondering about life after grad … Continue reading
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Keeping up with the Kardashian’s arXiv submissions – One quick tip to stay informed!
Howdy y’all, I’m Richard Wong – a fifth year grad student working in homotopy theory at UT Austin, and I’m a new blog writer this year. I’m excited to contribute to the grad blog, and share some of the tips … Continue reading
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How to Divide by Zero: An Interview with Bill Shillito
For this post, I interviewed a colleague about a new project he is working on: a website where he encourages his readers to consider the possibility of dividing by zero. Bill Shillito has a Master’s degree in Secondary Mathematics Education … Continue reading