SUMaR Math REU

Title 
SUMaR Math REU
Institution 
Kansas State University
Institution Type 
Graduate research institution
City 
Manhattan
State 
KS
Field 
mathematics
Start Date 
May 27, 2014
End Date 
July 22, 2014
Stipend 
$4000
Hrs / Week 
40
Deadline 
Rolling, no offers before March 1, 2014
Description 
Half of our students are female, and half are minority, first generation in college, or started out their studies at community colleges. We seek students around the point in their studies where they start proofs classes. We offer a stipend, housing and meals, social activities - some of the joint with other REUs and summer programs on campus. Professional development activities include panels on graduate school and the NSF fellowship, workshops on math subject GRE prepping, and LATeX and Beamer - for write-ups and presentations -, as well as basic web page construction and Matlab. For details about the past summers, and information about how to apply visit our web page.
Qualifications 
Math majors or dual math/other majors, around the time they will start or just started proofs classes; must be US citizens or permanent residents and no less than 6 months away from graduation
Contact 
Marianne Korten
URL 
http://www.math.ksu.edu/reu/sumar/
Email 
marianne@math.ksu.edu
Number of Participants 
12
Housing Provided 
yes
Subsistence Provided 
yes