# Student Opportunities

**Check out the Problem of the Week!**

**Organizations**

The **Math Club** is a club open to all students with an interest in mathematics. The Math Club is also an official student chapter of the Mathematical Association of America.

The KU Math Club meets on the second Tuesday of each month from 11:00 a.m. - 11:50 a.m. in Lytle 228 to eat pizza, do math problems and listen to interesting math speakers.

**Statistics and Actuarial Science Club**

The SASC is a student chapter of the American Statistical Association. Its purpose is to encourage students to learn about (and prepare for) careers in fields related to actuarial science, finance, and statistics.

**Association for Women in Mathematics: KU Chapter**

The Association for Women in Mathematics (AWM) is a national organization devoted to encouraging women and girls to study, to have active careers in the mathematical sciences and to promote equal opportunity and the equal treatment of women and girls in the mathematical sciences.

**Kappa Mu Epsilon National Honorary Mathematics Society **

**Kappa Mu Epsilon **is a specialized honor society in Mathematics founded in 1931 to promote the interest of mathematics among undergraduate students. KU's chapter, the Pennsylvania Epsilon Chapter of Kappa Mu Epsilon, was founded on April 3, 1965. Dr. McLoughlin and Dr. McQuaid are the faculty advisors.

**Eastern PA Council of Teachers of Mathematics (EPCTM)**

**National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM) Student Affiliate**

**Competitions**

**Cumberland Valley Math Modeling** - September 24-25, 2016 - at Shippensburg University

**Virginia Tech Regional Math Contest** - October 22, 2016 - at KU

**William Lowell Putnam Competition** - December 3, 2016 - at KU

**COMAP** (MCM) - January 19-23, 2017 - at KU

**Research Opportunity**

**Keystone Journal of Undergraduate Research** - The Keystone Journal of Undergraduate Research (KJUR) is accepting manuscript submissions (KJUR Call for Manuscripts).

**Professional Organizations for Mathematics Majors**

**American Mathematical Society **

www.ams.org

**Mathematical Association of America (Eastern Pennsylvania and Delaware Section) **

www.maa.org (http://sections.maa.org/epadel/)

**Association for Women in Mathematics**

www.awm-math.org

**Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics**

http://www.siam.org