Rice University Student Chapter of the Association for
goal to provide a supportive social network for undergraduates,
graduate students and young faculty in mathematics, applied
mathematics, and statistics. We cater our events to promote interest in
mathematics among women, and to provide leadership and career
development opportunities for young mathematicians.
We are a new group
and are open to new members and event suggestions! Please contact
awm at rice dot edu if you'd like to get involved.
Check out the AWM Facebook page. If you "like" the page, you can stay up to date with events and news automatically.
Salary Negotiation Event
We'll have representatives from academia and industry speak about what to expect during the negotiation process.
When: Saturday, March 15th, 10AM-2PM
Where: Duncan Hall 3076
Girls Exploring Math and
When: Saturday, February 8th, 2014
Where: Museum of Natural Science
We hosted a booth at the 2014 GEMS event, working with dozens of young girls on an activity that illustrated interesting properties of Mobius strips.
Cookie decorating party
When: Monday, December 9th, 3:30PM
Where: Duncan Hall 3092
We had a great time decorating and eating cookies. Check out some of the best ones below!
Ride Science Festival
October 12th, 2013, 11am-4pm
We will be hosting a Discovery Workshop for middle school girls focused on the logic game Mastermind.
Breakfast 9/23 with IBM director Bonnie K. Ray
Please join the Rice Chapter of the Association for Women in Mathematics for an exciting opportunity to meet Bonnie K. Ray, Director of Optimization Research at the IBM T.J. Watson Research Lab. She will be visiting campus on September 23rd and has generously offered to have breakfast with interested students. Before joining IBM, she was a tenured professor of mathematics, so she is great role model for women interested in careers in either academia or industry. For more information, see her bio at http://statistics.rice.edu/Content.aspx?id=2147484222
When: Monday, September 23rd, 8am
Where: Duncan Hall
Please RSVP by Sept. 18th to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Friday September 6th, 2013, 5pm
Duncan Hall portico
Stop by to enjoy a burger (or veggie burger) and meet fellow students from math, stat, and CAAM.
Girls Exploring Math and
February 16th, 2013, 9am-1pm
Houston Museum of Natural Science
We hosted a community booth with a math-related origami activity for this Girl Scouts event.
Battle of the Departments Trivia Contest
Friday, January 18th at 3pm
You are invited to the Rice Association for Women in Mathematics (AWM) semester kick-off event next Friday. Come support your department in a trivia challenge between teams representing math, stat and CAAM.
Trivia competition with fun questions related to math history and culture, fueled by coffee, bagels, cookies and other snacks from the Rice Coffeehouse
Duncan Hall 3092 (top floor conference room)
All students interested in math (undergrads and grads from any department) are welcome.
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