Past Events

Sun
Jun 10
2018
no location, All Day
Commencement
Tue
Jun 5
2018
no location, All Day
Spring term ends
Wed
May 30
2018
Haldeman 41 (Kreindler Conference Hall), 3:30pm-4:30pm
Eric Froemling: In an environment such as Pixar, the best solution to a visual-effects challenge is not always obvious.
Wed
May 9
2018
Cummings 200, 3:30pm-4:30pm
Ilias Diakonikolas: Fitting a model to a collection of observations is one of the quintessential problems in machine learning.
Fri
May 4
2018
Kemeny 006, 3:30pm-4:30pm
Ranging from massive data breaches to ransomware campaigns, human factors are increasingly exploited by attackers to launch serious attacks.
Sat
Apr 28
2018
Kemeny Hall 008, 9:00am-3:00pm
Sonia Kovalevsky Math Day is a fun-filled day of mathematics with hands-on workshops and talks for middle and high school female students and their teachers, both women and men.
Wed
Apr 25
2018
Carson L01, 3:30pm-5:30pm
Lecture by Professor Ursula Martin, University of Oxford. To be followed by a reception.
Fri
Apr 20
2018
Kemeny Hall 007, 4:00pm-5:00pm
Martin Nowak, Harvard University. - Hamilton's rule is a well-known concept in evolutionary biology.
Thu
Apr 19
2018
Kemeny Hall 008, 4:30pm-5:30pm
Biological evolution describes how populations of individuals change over time. The three fundamental principles of evolution are mutation, selection and cooperation.
Wed
Apr 18
2018
Oopik Auditorium, Class of 1978 Life Sciences Center, 7:00pm-8:00pm
Cooperation means that one individual pays a cost for another to receive a benefit. Cooperation can be at variance with natural selection. Why should you help competitors?