The Annual UNCG Regional Mathematics and Statistics Conference

The 12th Annual UNCG RMSC, Friday and Saturday, November 11-12, 2016


The tentative days for the 13th UNCG RMSC conference are Friday and Saturday, November 3-4, 2017.

The following students (presented in alphabetical order) have won the award for the outstanding student presentation:
  • Graguate student category
  • Undergraguate student talks
  • Student posters
  • Friday Evening Student Teams Competition
    • Ben Jones - Marshall University, Kevin Akers - Concord University, Mark Leadingham II - West Virginia Wesleyan College, Hailey Belleperche - VCU, Nicholas Lindell - UGA
    • Taylor Dixon - Concord University, Jacob Coleman - West Virginia Wesleyan College, Hermella Tessema - VCU, Sameed Ahmed - USC, Peter Labarr - VCU
    • Benjamin Hughes - Marshall University, Davis Atkinson - NC State, Kyle Reinholt - Concord University, Josh Postel - UM-Dearborn

The 12th UNCG RMSC conference was be held on Friday and Saturday, November 11-12, 2016.

We had a new format, including

  1. Student activities (social events, math competitions) beginning on Friday November 11, 2016 late afternoon.
  2. Faculty development workshop focused on training faculty in mentoring undergraduate researchers led by Dr. Michael Dorff (Brigham Young University) and Dr. Kathryn Leonard (California State University-Channel Islands).
  3. Poster session.
  4. Panels on
    • Careers in mathematics,
    • Preparation for graduate school,
    • Benefits of undergraduate research.

UNCG-RMSC is an annual conference promoting student research in mathematics, statistics, and their applications in various fields. The 2016 conference was held on Friday and Saturday, November 11-12, 2016.

This student focused conference features contributed research talks by undergraduate and graduate students (15 minutes in length). Topics for the contributed talks by students include but are not limited to

  • Mathematical Biology,
  • Biostatistics,
  • Graph theory,
  • Computational Mathematics, and
  • Statistical techniques.
Student talks from all areas of mathematics and statistics are welcome.

There will be a plenary talk by Dr. Dominic Klyve

Registration is free and the conference is open to the community, including high school, undergraduate, and graduate students, high school teachers, and university and college faculty. However only students can present papers at the conference.

  • Abstract submission deadline: October 21, 2016 (for students only).
  • Registration deadline: October 21, 2016.
  • Registration fee: Free (for all participants)

Modest travel support is available. To apply for travel funds, check the appropriate box on the registration form.

A block of rooms may be reserved in a local hotel, but you are welcome to arrange for your own accommodation. Please click here for details.

The conference will take place in School of Education Building . To see a tentative schedule of the conference, please click here.

Click here for a printable flyer of the conference.

Funding and support for this conference is provided by the National Science Foundation (grant DMS´┐Ż1332369 and DMS-1632179), UNCG Office of the Provost, the College of Arts and Sciences, UNCG, UNCG Office of the Research and Economic Development, the Department of Mathematics and Statistics, UNCG and Elon University's Chapter of Pi Mu Epsilon.