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Date:  Friday, February 23, 2018
Location:  4088 East Hall (4:00 PM to 5:00 PM)

Title:  Academic Careers @ Liberal Arts Colleges: Panel Discussion

Abstract:   Hosted by Associate Chair, Karen Smith, five mathematicians with Michigan connections will discuss their careers at liberal arts colleges. Please come learn about this career path and get to know some fascinating mathematicians engaged in rewarding work. In conjunction with this panel, we are also hosting research talks earlier this week: Irena Swanson in the Commutative Algebra Seminar (Thursday, Feb. 22 at 3:00 pm) and our three UM PhDs (Panelists: Birgen, Snipes, Stephenson) at 3:00 pm Friday, February 23rd in room 3088 EH.


Mariah Birgen, Professor of Mathematics, Wartburg College

Gavin LaRose, Karen Rhea Collegiate Lecturer & Instructional Technology Program Manager, University of Michigan Department of Mathematics

Marie Snipes, Associate Professor of Mathematics and Statistics, Kenyon College

Darin Stephenson, Professor of Mathematics, Hope College

Irena Swanson, Professor of Mathematics, Reed College

Reception Follows at 5:00 PM in Room 4088 East Hall


Speaker:  Mariah Birgen, Gavin LaRose, Marie Snipes, Darin Stephenson

Event Organizer:   Karen Smith


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