On Wednesday, October 6, from 6 – 7:30 pm, come hear from Ken Fan, founder of Girls’ Angle, about math collaborations (an alternative to math competitions) and SUMIT, a fully collaborative, math intensive event for girls. Ken will lead a mini math collaboration followed by information about how you can get involved in a paid … More Math Collaboration and SUMIT Job Opportunity
On Wednesday, September 28, from 5 – 6 pm in Sever 113, representatives from Capital One presented a short talk about working at their company and about diversity issues there. There was Felipe’s and prizes! Here is an abstract: Embracing diversity is critical to getting the best talent. We believe our workforce should reflect the … More Capital One Women in Tech
On Monday, September 26, from 6 – 7 pm, GIIM held a community dinner in Ticknor Lounge. Sushi was served! Around 40 people attended and enjoyed both the sushi and conservation with other like-minded math people.
On Wednesday, August 31, from 6 to 7:30 pm, GIIM will host an advising event in the Math Lounge where students will advise other students about the best math courses to take this semester. Food will be served! If you’re interested in helping advise other students, please sign up here.
On Monday, May 2, a community dinner will be held at 6 pm in the Leverett Janulis Common Room. Sushi will be served! Come to meet female peers in the department and bond over food.
We held our annual Visitas social on Saturday, April 16, 4 to 6 pm in the Math Lounge. Fresh fruit, desserts, pastries, and mochi were be served! Around 70 prefrosh and current students attended and mingled, chatting about the math department at Harvard and about the role of HUMA and GIIM in making the math … More Visitas Social (joint with HUMA)
On February 20 at 6 pm, GIIM invited Po-Shen Loh, head coach of the USA IMO team and founder of expii to discuss his views about inclusivity in math education. Dinner from Dumpling House was served! He talked at length about the importance of math education accessible to anyone.
To kick off the semester, on January 25 at 6 pm, HUMA and GIIM co-hosted an advising panel on the math department upper division courses. Sushi was served! Many students had great conversations about good courses to take, both inside and outside the math department. Initiatives like these help lower the barrier for girls to … More HUMA/GIIM Spring Student Advising Panel
On Wednesday, December 2, at 6 pm, Professor Jill Pipher, former president of the Association of Women in Mathematics, spoke about her experience as a leader of AWM and as a women in Brown’s math department. Thai food was served and around 10 people attended.
On Thursday, November 19, a community dinner was held at 6 pm in the Lowell Coolidge Room. Sushi was served! Come to meet female peers in the department and bond over food.