SUNY Potsdam Math Alliance

Mission

Our mission is to spread awareness and appreciation of mathematics across campus in a fun, exciting way.  We aim to provide creative and interesting activities for math enthusiasts of all types and knowledge levels and reach out to the wider SUNY Potsdam Community.

Goals

  • To explore areas of mathematics other than those offered in the mathematics curriculum at SUNY Potsdam.
  • To be a forum for any math related subjects and accommodate students of all knowledge levels.

Activities

  • Spring Pi Day Celebration
  • Local Math Conferences: Math Association of America (MAA) and Hudson River Undergraduate Mathematics Conference (HRUMC)
  • Origami Nights
  • Math Jeopardy
  • Who Wants to be a Mathematician? (A spinoff of Who Wants to be a Millionaire?)
  • Math Movie Nights
  • Semesterly Mixers
  • Game Nights

Contact Information

Dr. Derek Habermas, 202B MacVicar Hall

Additional Websites

Facebook: SUNY Potsdam Math Alliance  

SUNY Potsdam Math Department: http://www.potsdam.edu/academics/AAS/Math/index.cfm   

Mathematical Association of America: www.maa.org