Events

On-Going

  • Free Coffee Mondays, 9 - 11 a.m.
    and optional socializing with Math Center tutors and staff.

  • MathVision Vids Fridays, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
    In coordination with the STEMester theme, the Math Center has a playlist of documentaries, movies, and educational tips. The videos play at reduced volume in the large back room of the Math Center.

Fall 2018 STEMester

Every week in the semester, a different mathematical or STEM-related theme is presented. All students are welcome to attend the speakers and presentations, including the movie and documentary viewings.

Week Starting Topic and Event
1 Aug. 27 Open
2 Sept. 3 Math Anxiety
3 Sept. 10 Puzzles and Games
4 Sept. 17 Chemistry
5 Sept. 24 Persons of Color in STEM
6 Oct. 1 Physics
7 Oct. 8 Geometry
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Oct. 15










Computer Science

Careers at Flow-Cal
12 - 1 p.m., Bayou 2127
Speaker: George Burns, Flow-Cal 

Flow-Cal, a local Clear Lake business, currently employs some of our computer science alumni. George Burns discusses  career at Flow-Cal and how their employees use STEM to succeed in their careers.

9 Oct. 22 Actuarial Science
10 Oct. 29 3D Printing
11 Nov. 5 Pop Culture
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Nov. 12














Engineering

Mathematics as Your Wingman
12 - 1 p.m., Bayou 2127
Speaker: Bun Yue, Ph.D., UHCL Professor of Computer Science

For most people, direct applications of Mathematics may not go much beyond additions, subtractions, and multiplications. However, a strong sense of mathematical and statistical thinking can be a powerful tool to understand and manage biases, fakeness, emotions, decision makings, etc. This practical talk discusses how to use Mathematics as a wingman to navigate through life adventures. Knowledge of high school algebra is sufficient to thoroughly understand the talk.

13 Nov. 19 Thanksgiving
14 Nov.26 Biology
     
Contact
  • Math Center

    Phone: 281-283-2460
    www.uhcl.edu/mathcenter

    Bayou Building 2127
    2700 Bay Area Blvd
    Houston, TX 77058-1002

    Regular office hours:
    Mon. - Thurs., 8 a.m. - 8 p.m.
    Fri., 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

    Please call ahead during holidays and semester breaks.