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Opportunities for Math Majors

  • Pi Face says: "Win a Creamery Coupon! Solve Megan's Challenge on the Math Facebook page", Penn State Math
  • Summer, 2017, program on Topological Data Analysis at ICERM (Brown University). https://icerm.brown.edu/summerug/2017/
  • Summer, 2017, program for Math students interested in Oceanography. https://scripps.ucsd.edu/mpl/mpl-summer-internship-program.
  • WIM (women in math) Fellowship. Summer 2017 or during 2017-2018. DEADLINE for applications is April 1, 2017. http://www.math.psu.edu/wim/UGsup.html.
  • Summer Opportunities: For a list of Math REUs, see http://www.ams.org/programs/students/emp-reu.

  • Libraries offer $1,250 award for outstanding undergraduate thesis! See https://libraries.psu.edu/about/student-awards/outstanding-undergraduate-thesis-award Go Math Students!
  • Ask your mathematics, first-year, seminar course instructor for a "Discovery experience".
  • Individual projects with faculty.
  • The Mathematics Advanced Study Semesters (MASS) program (juniors/seniors)
  • P-MASS program (freshman/sophomores).
  • Many of our students also work at the Applied Research Lab.
  • Mathematics Conferences for Undergraduates

  • Some financial support is available for Math students to present at a conference. https://math.psu.edu/about/giving/mae
  • List of MAA Mathfest future meetings
  • List of conferences.
  • Rose-Hulman Institure of Technology, Undergraduate Mathematics Conference
  • University of Tennessee at Knoxville, Undergraduate Math Conference
  • Southwestern Undergraduate Mathematics Research Conference
  • Youngstown State University, Pi Mu Epsilon Regional Conference
  • Journals for Undergraduate Mathematics

  • Minnesota Journal of Undergraduate Mathematics
  • Ball State Mathematics Exchange
  • The Rose-Hulman Undergraduate Mathematics Journal
  • The Waterloo Mathematics Review
  • JYI: Journal of Young Investigators
  • Involve: a journal of mathematics
  • Interested in more information? Email us.