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Course Catalog

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Next Seminar 10/15/18:Xin Wang: Quasi-modularity and holomorphic anomaly equation for GW invariants of elliptic curve, more...
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10/16/2018 Playing the St. Petersburg Paradox (Abstract), by Mark Kong. More ... mathtable talk
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News and Announcements

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Faculty news

The Gazette sits down with Lauren Williams, the second woman to be tenured in Harvard's Math Department and the Seaver Professor at the Radcliffe Institute. Read more here.

Graduate news

GSAS article: Building Confidence as a Teacher. How Chi-Yun Hsu tapped Harvard resources to improve her English language skills and win GSAS's top student teaching award.

CDM 2018

79th Annual Putnam Competition

The Putnam Exam will be held on Saturday, December 1, 2018 The sign-up sheet is posted on the undergraduate bulletin board on the third floor Of the Science Center, in the Math Dept. opposite rooms 322 and 323. The examination will consist of two, three hour sessions. There will be a two hour break between sessions. The Morning Session begins at 10:00 a.m. and ends at 1:00 p.m. The afternoon Session begins at 3:00 p.m. and ends at 6:00 p.m.

New Talks on Youtube

The Ahlfors 2018 talks are available as a playlist on our Youtube Channel. See also the Crimson article about the talk.