The Poetry of Logical Ideas

By Emmanuel Tsukerman “God used beautiful mathematics in creating the world.” – Paul Dirac, Nobel Prize winning physicist Most people I meet in day-to-day life have neither seen nor heard the words “beautiful” and “mathematics” used in the same sentence, nor can they imagine how they would ever use mathematics in their own lives beyond doing […]

The Mandelbrot set: a fractal displaying patterns of self-similarity

The GA Projects: The Graduate Minority Outreach, Recruitment, & Retention Project (GMORR)

This week the spotlight is on Cynthia Ledesma, Project Coordinator of the Graduate Minority Outreach, Recruitment & Retention Project (GMORR). Cynthia is a third year Ph.D. student in the Ethnic Studies program.   What is the mission of the Graduate Minority Outreach, Recruitment, & Retention Project (GMORR)? We try to build a vibrant community of […]

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