Math Madness! Department of Mathematics Day is Friday Nov 17

DMD Nov 17

Event Details

Math Madness: The 9th Annual Department of Mathematics Day (DMD) is just around the corner, and we’re excited to invite you to join in the fun math activities.

Date: Friday, November 17, 2023

Time: 8:45 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Venue: Peters Business Building (PB) – Various Classrooms, including PB 013 and others.

The Mathematics Department is thrilled to celebrate the 9th Annual Department of Mathematics Day (DMD), and we want you to be a part of it.

To ensure we have enough space and refreshments, RSVP HERE if you plan to attend.

For a detailed schedule of events and further information, visit the official DMD website: DMD Website.

Here’s a breakdown of the day’s activities:


  • Student Mini-Conference: Discover the fascinating math and statistics research world as your peers present their projects. If you’re interested in getting involved in research or becoming a presenter at DMD, reach out to Dr. Mario Bencomo (, Dr. Tran (, or your professors for guidance.
  • Ignite Talks: Get inspired by quick, 5-minute “Ignite Talks” about math with some special guest speakers.
  • Math Jeopardy: Enjoy the math-themed version of the popular game show.
  • MGT: “Math’s Got Talent” + Awards Ceremony: Cheer on the talented participants in the Math’s Got Talent showcase and celebrate the winners of the problem-solving competitions. 

Email Dr. Maria Nogin ( to sign up for problem-solving competitions.


  • MGT: “Math’s Got Talent” Showcase: Showcase your unique talents, whether singing, dancing, juggling, playing a musical instrument, or magic tricks. All talents are welcome! 

Sign up using this form or email Dr. Katherine Kelm ( to secure your spot on stage.


  • Games + Food: Enjoy card games, board games, and other table games, along with delicious food!
  • Compete in Math Jeopardy: Assemble a team of up to 4 students and put your math knowledge to the test in the Math Jeopardy competition. Registration is limited to the first 4 teams. Register your team by filling out this application form.

Participating in DMD is not just about winning prizes; it’s an opportunity to showcase your mathematical skills, gain recognition among your peers, and share your love for math. 

Please invite your friends, whether they are math majors or not.

We look forward to seeing you all there!

Remember to RSVP here.