# Colloquium

**Day: Selected Fridays**

Time: 3:30 - 4:30 pm

Location: Derrick Hall 329

Time: 3:30 - 4:30 pm

Location: Derrick Hall 329

The math department hosts a colloquium series in which distinguished researchers present their recent work to a general mathematical audience. All faculty, graduate students and undergraduate students are welcome.

### Spring 2018

- Feb 2:
**Robert Gompf**, University of Texas, Austin, Exotic Smooth Structures on R^{4} - Feb 16: University Lecture Series Presents-
**Jesus DeLoera**, University of California, Davis, The little theorem that could: How Spernerâ€™s coloring lemma influenced Mathematics, Comp Sci and Economics - March 2:
**Amy Ellis**, University of Georgia, Fostering Productive Generalizing and Proving in Algebra - April 13 (change of time 2-3 pm): University Lecturers Series/ Mathematics & Statistics Awareness Month Keynote Address jointly present
**Fumiko Futamura**, How to Mathematically Immerse Yourself in a Work of Art: Exploring the Geometry of Perspective - April 20: University Lecturers Series Presents-
**Martin Isaacs**, Dirty Children, Unfaithful Husbands and Similar Problems

### Fall 2017

- Sep 15:
**Hung Ngoc Nguyen**, University of Akron, The average character degree of finite groups - Oct 6: (canceled)
- Oct 20:
**Guadalupe Carmona**, UT - San Antonio, Campus Viviente in STEM Education - Nov 3:
**Eva Thanheiser**, Portland State University, Prospective Elementary Teachers Mathematics Content Courses: Whole Number Learning, Motivation, and Cultural/Family Awareness - Nov 17:
**Robert Daverman**, University of Tennessee-Knoxville, Making Comparisons: Which Crumpled Cube is Wilder?