Mathematics and Statistics

Morgan McGuire: Delivers Banquet Keynote Talk

Posted April 10, 2013: Morgan McGuire delivered the invited banquet keynote talk at the 2013 ACM SIGGRAPH Symposium on Interactive 3D Graphics and Games. His talk, “The Augmented Artist: Computation & Content Creation” (http://graphics.cs.williams.edu/papers/ArtistI3D13/) described a crisis of exponentially rising costs in the entertainment industry. He gave case studies… Continue reading »

Frank Morgan: On the geometric founding of Carthage

Posted May 25: After giving one of the opening talks at the Tunisian conference http://math.arizona.edu/~dido/ celebrating the brilliant geometric founding of Carthage by Queen Dido, Williams Professor Frank Morgan was interviewed briefly on Tunisian national TV http://www.williams.edu/Mathematics/fmorgan/Tunis7.wmv Or see http://math.williams.edu. Continue reading »

Paul Park: Roumania Quartet nominated for award

Sept. 24, 2009  Lecturer in English Paul Park’s Roumania Quartet was nominated for the James R. Tiptree Award for science fiction and fantasy stories that explore and expand gender roles. His first volume in the series, “Celestis,” was also nominated for the award in 1996. Listen to Paul on… Continue reading »

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