Loyola University Chicago

- Navigation -

Loyola University Chicago

Mathematics and Statistics

Announcement

Apply to the PIC Program where students and faculty work on a research problem. [link]

Welcome

Welcome!

The Department of Mathematics and Statistics offers a wide variety of undergraduate and graduate degree programs designed for students with diverse career or higher educational goals.

News

Next Undergraduate Colloquium: March 26th

Come to the Undergraduate Colloquium (Thursday, March 26th, 4:30PM: Cuneo 312), where Karen Saxe, from Macalester College, will discuss the use of mathematics to prevent and detect gerrymandering in U.S. elections. Attendees are invited to meet the speaker 30 minutes beforehand over Tea and Cookies.  

Pre-Registration Pizza Lunch

Registration for the fall semester begins April 13 and we want to make sure our students are well informed of their options. Students in our programs are invited to stop by to learn about our fall offerings and for FREE pizza!  

Professor Gregory J. Matthews Wins Kaggle Competition

Our own Gregory J. Matthews, along with Michael Lopez of Skidmore College, was the winner of a competition led by Kaggle to make the most accurate predictions for March Madness. They recently published their paper in the Journal of Quantitative Analysis in Sports. (New York Times)  

Congratulations to Professors Marian Bocea and Peter Tingley

Dr. Bocea and Dr. Tingley have started a Chicago Math Teachers' Circle and recently received a grant from the American Institute of Mathematics to support their first year of meetings.  

Mathematician Lee Lorch Dies at 98

Human rights activist and mathematician Lee Lorch died on February 28th at the age of 98. He is known for his work towards desegregation, mentoring African American mathematicians, and supporting the Association for Women in Mathematics.  

Graduate Student Sean Mc Carthy awarded with the REM Fellowship

Congratulations to Sean Mc Carthy for receiving the award of a Research Experience for Master's Programs Fellowship for Spring 2015.

Blog

Heads-up-Limit Hold’em Poker is Solved

We have long been wondering about the day computers can match the power of the human mind. Are we there yet? No. Not even close. But we have gotten one step closer with this recent development by Dr. Bowling’s research team at University of Alberta and their computer Cepheus. Computers have long been able to beat humans in […]

Math Club Tutoring

Tutoring for Spring 2015 will be on Mondays and Tuesdays from 7:00-8:30pm in Flanner 105.

More Stories

Loyola

Department of Mathematics and Statistics (map)
Loyola University Chicago · 1032 W. Sheridan Road, Chicago,IL 60660
Phone: 773.508.3558 · Fax: 773.508.2123 · Contact Us

Notice of Non-discriminatory Policy