Colloquia, Lectures & Seminars
Rataj Lecture: Undergraduate Colloquium (Spring 2020)
When: Monday, February 24
Reception: 3:30 - 4:15pm, Palm Court, Mundelein Center
Lecture: 4:30 - 5:30pm, Cuneo 210
Speaker: Lisa Goldberg, Adjunct Professor of Economics and Statistics at UC Berkeley, Co-Director of Berkeley's Consortium for Data Analytics in Risk and Director of Research for Aperio Group.
Title: Hot Hands: What Data Science Can (and Can't) Tell Us About Basketball Trends
Abstract: Is the hot hand in basketball a real phenomenon or a cognitive illusion? I will describe a data-driven approach to this controversial question and explain how data science, despite its great contribution to sports, can go only so far in addressing some of the difficult underlying issues.
For more information, follow the links to the seminar pages.
- Algebra and Combinatorics Seminar
- Analysis Seminar
- Teaching Seminar
- Undergraduate Colloquium in the Mathematical Sciences
- Statistics Seminar (see calendar)
Sarah-Marie Belcastro (Director of MathILy and author of Discrete Math with Ducks) visits Loyola
- When: Wednesday, March 14, 2018
- Reception: 4:00-4:30 p.m., Mundelein 204, pies & refreshments provided
- Lecture: 4:30-5:30 p.m., Mundelein 204, Tiles on Surfaces/ Matching on Grids
- Details: calendar entry / email@example.com / firstname.lastname@example.org
Daniel Sternheimer (Rikkyo University and Universite de Bourgogne) visits Loyola