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)
We will be holding our first social of the Spring semester March 5th! Join us between 1:00pm and 3:00pm in the Math Lounge, 4th floor of the Science Center. Come socialize with GIIM members, students and faculty in math and related fields! Panera desserts and pastries will be served! All genders are welcome!
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 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.
On October 20 from 6 – 7:30 pm, a community dinner was held in the Lowell Coolidge Room. Sushi was served! Around 20 students were invited to attend, mostly females interested in math, and discussions were held about gender issues to help build a tight community of women in math.
Our social kickoff event was be a brunch held in the Lowell Junior Common Room on Sunday, September 27, from 11 AM to 1 PM. Felipe’s burritos and smoothies were provided. Around 15 students attended and there were many engaging discussions about the future of GIIM, the math department, and life in general.
On March 7, 2014, the Harvard Undergraduate Math Association (HUMA) and the Society for Physics Students co-hosted a women in math and physics social. Around 15 students attended and got to play board games and munch delicious snacks. Starting in 2015, GIIM will begin running socials like these and others for female mathematicians at Harvard.