Facets of Mathematics

UC San Diego Academy

Facets of Mathematics is a series of interactive lectures by UC San Diego faculty, departmental/college advisors, alumni, and industry professionals, where students will explore exciting ideas in mathematics, learn about opportunities in  industry, and gain practical skills to navigate UCSD successfully.


There will be two Facets activities each week on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3:00 to 5:00 PM.

 Date         Title    Speaker  Location  Time
 Tuesday, August 4
A general overview of the 8 majors offered by the Math Department Jeff Remmel
  APM 7421  3:00-5:00 PM
 Thursday, August 6
A Quick Trip to Data Analytics Land Sagnik Nandy, Google Inc. The Atkinson Hall Auditorium

 3:00-5:00 PM
 Tuesday, August 11
Math-Computer Science major Sam Buss
  APM 7421  3:00-5:00 PM
 Thursday, August 13
Photosynthetic bio-manufacturing in green algae; Food and Fuel for the 21st Century Stephen Mayfield  The Atkinson Hall Auditorium

 3:00-5:00 PM
 Tuesday, August 18
The Mathematics major Lance Small
 APM 7421

 3:00-5:00 PM
 Thursday, August 20
Mathematics Advising for New Transfer Students
Terry Le and Scott Rollans   APM 7421
 1:00-5:00 PM
 Tuesday, August 25
The Applied-Math and Mathematics-Applied Science majors
David Meyer
  APM 7421  3:00-5:00 PM
 Thursday, August 27
Presenting Yourself: Résumés and Professional Communication Nichole Nomura, Anthony Lehr, and Annika Caspers Brown   APM 7421  3:00-5:00 PM
 Tuesday, September 1
The Math-Secondary Education major Guershon Harel   APM 7421

 3:00-5:00 PM