The math club at UCA promotes math and has fun at the same time. Meetings are typically every other Thursday during X-period in MCS 213. We also have an ongoing problem of the month series. Every year the math club organizes the annual calculus competition.
Spring 2019 Events
Date | Presentation Topic | Activity |
1/24 | Physics with calculus vs Physics without calculus | Wits and Wagers |
2/7 | Factoring | Zombie Dice |
2/21 | Infinities – Cardinals | TBD |
3/7 | The Twin Prime Conjecture | TBD |
3/14 | Special Event: Pi-Day (Details TBD) | |
3/28 | Mathematics behind Search Engines | TBD |
4/18 | Statistics in Biology | TBD |
Fall 2018 Events
Date | Presentation Topic | Activity |
9/6/18 | Straightness | Citadel |
9/20/18 | Large Numbers | Exploding Kittens |
10/4/18 | Traveling Flat | TBD |
10/18/18 | Probability theory and gambling | Wits and Wagers |
11/1/18 | Calculus: Integration by parts | TBD |
11/15/18 | Special Event: Annual Calculus Tournament (Details TBD) | |
11/29/18 | Mathematics of the board game Go | TBD |
Past Events
Date | Presentation Topic | Activity |
1/25/18 | Game Theory | Zombie Dice |
2/8/18 | Mathematics Behind Board Games | [Information missing] |
2/22/18 | Financial Mathematics and Interest | Wits and Wagers |
3/8/18 | Mobius strips and Klein Bottles | Tic-Tac-Toe on nonstandard surfaces |
3/14/18 | Special Event: Pi-Day Celebration (Details TBD) | |
3/29/18 | Cryptography | Codenames |
4/12/18 | Bitcoin | Exploding Kittens |
Date | Presentation Topic | Activity |
9/8/17 | Linear Regression (Intro to Stats) | Zombie Dice |
9/21/17 | Math behind the attribution of climate change to extreme weather |
Exploding Kittens |
10/5/17 | Bridges of Königsberg | Carcassonne |
10/26/17 | Math of Fidget spinners and/or Pokémon Go | Codenames |
11/9/17 | Calculus: Trig Substitution | Apples to Apples |
11/16/17 | Special Event: Calculus Tournament (4pm) | |
11/30/17 | Advanced Regression | Wits and Wagers |
1/24/17 (Tuesday) |
Tiling Problems and Mathematics | Carcassonne |
2/7/17 (Tuesday) |
Splines | Tsuro |
2/14/17 (Tuesday) |
Valentines Day Party | |
2/28/17 (Tuesday) |
Graph Theory: four-coloring and planar graphs | Code Names |
3/14/17 (Tuesday) |
Introduction to Numerical Methods | Wits and Wagers |
3/30/17 (Thursday) |
Measure Theory Crash Course | Exploding Kittens |
4/13/17 (Thursday) |
Statistics and P-values | Zombie Dice |
4/27/17 | Last day of class party | |
9/1/16 | The mathematics behind gym battles in Pokemon Go | Pokemon Go |
9/15/16 | Algebraic Geometry: Varieties and Sheaves | Tsuro |
9/29/16 | Mathematics and Elections | Wits and Wagers |
10/11/16 (Tuesday) |
Discrete Structures: Maximum Flow | King of Tokyo |
10/27/16 | Analysis: Metric Spaces | Exploding Kittens |
11/10/16 | Calculus: Integrals | Carcassonne |
11/17/16 | Special Event: Calculus Tournament (4pm) | |
1/28 | The Lottery | A Lottery Game |
2/18 | Complex Analysis | Challenge Riddles |
2/25 | Math Careers | Math Balderdash |
3/10 | Trigonometry | Early Pi-Day celebration |
4/7 | Topology | Monza |
4/21 | Last day of class party | |
9/10 | Social, Information, Careers in Math, Fruit Ninja, etc | |
9/24 | Cryptography | King of Tokyo |
10/15 | Derivatives | Wits & Wagers |
11/5 | Mathematical fallacies | Escape the Cursed Temple |
11/19 | Special Event: Calculus Tournament (4pm) | |
12/4 | Special Event: Study Break Board Games (1pm) | |
1/15 | The Beginning of Math | Carcassonne |
2/19 | Origami | Folding Origami |
4/2 | Convexity | Zombie Dice |
4/9 | “Mathy” xkcd viewing | Math Balderdash |
4/16 | Infinitesimals | “Mathy” ERS |
4/23 | Mental Math | “Mathy” Water Pong |
9/11 | Cardinality | Card Counting |
9/25 | Famous Conjectures | KenKen |
10/9 | Knot Theory | Cut-The-Rope |
10/23 | Mathematical Controversies | Fruit Ninja |
11/6 | Limits | Water Pong |
11/20 | Mind Breaking Math | Tic-Tac-Toe on a Torus |
11/20 | Special Event: Calculus Tournament |
Contact Us
Current Student Leaders (2018-2019)
- (President) Giheon Koh
- (Vice President) Vincent Senclair
- (Treasurer) Nathaniel Gregg
- (Secretary) Siata Coulibaly
Previous Student Leaders
- Emily Tran (President)
- Taylor Nguyen (Vice President)
- Anastasiya Klimiankova (President)
- Alina Auyelbekova (President)
- James Palmer (Treasurer)
- Cameron Sharpe (Secretary)
- Caleb Heaps (Representative)
- Emily Tran (Media Tech)
- Alma Malibekova
- Diana Morales
Faculty Advisors
- Jeffrey Beyerl
- Long Le