AMS Sectional Meeting Special Events/Lectures
Fall Western Sectional Meeting
University of California, Riverside
November 9-10, 2019 (Saturday-Sunday)
Associate Secretary: Michel L. Lapidus, AMS firstname.lastname@example.org
UC Riverside Mathematics Workshop for Excellence and Diversity: This is the second of an annual series of workshops to promote diversity in mathematics for the purpose of fostering and encouraging growth in the UC Riverside mathematical community. Three talks will take place in Skye Hall - home of the Mathematics Department - starting at 1:00 pm on Friday November 8. After this there will be refreshments and an hour for students to talk to the speakers.
Starting at 6:00 pm, there will be a reception at the UCR Alumni Center, followed by a panel discussion on the challenges we face in promoting diversity at UC Riverside. See details here. These talks are open to the public. There will be a reception and panel discussion in the evening. All AMS Sectional Meeting participants are invited to the reception and the panel discussion. To facilitate planning for this reception, please send RSVP for the reception to https://ucrmath.wufoo.com/forms/zg8qdq21pyc7jj/ by 1:00 pm on Friday, November 11.