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Pi Mu Epsilon (PME) is the Honorary National Mathematics Society.  It was founded on May 25, 1914 at Syracuse University and currently has over 300 chapters at colleges and universities throughout the United States.  The purpose of PME is the promotion of scholarly activity in mathematics among the students in academic institutions.

The Department of Mathematics at Western Kentucky University was granted and presented its charter for the Kentucky Beta Chapter of the Pi Mu Epsilon Society on November 10, 1972.  Membership in this honorary society is based on scholarship in mathematics.  For more information regarding the membership in the Kentucky Beta chapter at WKU, please contact the current faculty sponsor Dr. Melanie Autin.


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Dr. Tom Richmond Elected to the Mathematical Association of America Congress

Dr. Tom Richmond has been elected to the MAA Congress for a three-year term as the representative of the Kentucky MAA section.

Dr. Molly Dunkum named a CPE Faculty Collaborative Fellow

Dr. Molly Dunkum was named one of two Faculty Collaborative Fellow by the Kentucky Council on Postsecondary Education. The award is for the 2015-16 and 2016-17 academic years, and carries its own honorarium and travel funds.

2015 Math Symposium Dates Announced

The 35th Annual Mathematics Symposium will be held November 13th and 14th in Snell Hall on WKU's main campus. This year's keynote speaker is Professor Henry Segerman of Oklahoma State University. Students are encouraged to submit abstracts.

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