Date 
Event 
Attendees 

2/22/06 
NSF Site Visit 

2/16/06 
First GRE Prep Course meeting 

2/16/06 
Departmental VIGRE Meeting 

2/16/06 
VIGRE Steering Committee Meeting 

2/9/06 
VIGRE Steering Committee Meeting 
9 
2/2/06 
VIGRE Steering Committee Meeting 
6 
1/18/06 
First Math Circle meeting for Spring 2006 
36 
12/5/05 
VIGRE Minicourse publicity mailing 
249 
10/7/05 
VIGRE Steering Committee Meeting 
6 
9/30/05 
VIGRE Steering Committee Meeting 
8 
9/28/05 
First Math Circle meeting for Fall 2005 
47 
9/23/05 
VIGRE Steering Committee Meeting 
10 
9/16/05 
VIGRE Steering Committee Meeting 
8 
9/12/05 
VIGRE Accounting Meeting 
3 
9/9/05 
VIGRE Steering Committee Meeting 
12 
9/7/05 
Math Circle Organizational Meeting 
14 
9/2/05 
VIGRE Steering Committee Meeting 
10 
8/26/05 
VIGRE Graduate Student Meeting 
9 
8/23/05 
VIGRE Steering Committee Meeting 
10 
8/8/05 
TA/TF Training (First week of two week program) 

6/14/05 
VIGRE accounting meeting 
3 
6/13/05 
ACCESS Program First week of math program 

6/13/2005 
Summer High School Program Three week program through 6/30/2005 
16 
6/6/2005 
Summer REU Program on
"The Mathematics of Games of Chance"
Six week program through 7/15/2005 
15 
5/19/2005 
VIGRE Steering Committee meeting 
12 
5/16/2005 
Minicourse on
"Arc Spaces and Motivic Integration"
Two week program through 5/27/2005 
24 
5/16/2005 
Minicourse on
"Nonconvex Variational Problems and Applications"
Two week program through 5/27/2005 
19 
5/4/2005 
Last Math Circle meeting of the 20042005 AY 
19 
5/3/2005 
VIGRE Steering Committee meeting 
9 
4/15/2005 
20052006 VIGRE Graduate Fellowships announced 
8 
4/9/2005 
6th Annual Calculus Challenge 
8 
4/7/2005 
VIGRE Steering Committee Meeting 
8 
2/17/05 
First GRE Prep Course meeting 

1/19/05 
First Math Circle meeting for Spring Semester 
24 
1/7/05 
VIGRE Steering Committee Meeting 
9 
12/1/04 
Calculus Speed Challenge 
33 
10/14/04 
Organizational meeting for summer 2005 minicourse:
"Nonconvex Variational Problems and Applications" 
8 
10/04/04 
First meeting of the GRE Preparation Course 

9/30/04 
VIGRE Accounting Meeting 
4 
9/29/04 
Math Circle
(First session of the 20042005 academic year) 
20 
9/16/04  VIGRE Steering Committee Meeting  7

9/9/04  Math Circle Organizational Meeting  9

8/26/04  Meeting with VIGRE Post Docs  5

8/16/04  Meeting with VIGRE Graduate Fellows  8

8/9/04  TA/TF Training (First week of two week program)


7/6/04  ACCESS Program (Second week of math program) 

6/14/04  Summer High School Program (First week of three
week program)  21

6/14/04  ACCESS Program (First week of math program) 

6/7/04  MiniCourse on "Classical Problems in Commutative
Algebra" (First week of two week program)  26

6/1/04  Summer REU Program on "Inverse Problems and
Applications" (First week of six week program)  13

5/10/04  MiniCourse on "The Synthetic Geometry of the
WeilPetersson Metric" (First week of two week program)  12

4/28/04  Math Circle (Contest #5 and EndofYear Party)
 13

4/22/04  VIGRE Steering Committee Meeting  7

4/21/04  Math Circle  14

4/14/04  Math Circle  18

4/7/04  Math Circle (Contest #4)  9

3/26/04  Intermountain Section of the MAA Spring
Meeting (Schmitt & Hartenstine Participated in VIGRE Panel of
Project NExT) 

3/31/04  Math Circle  13

3/24/04  Math Circle  16

3/10/04  Math Circle  19

3/9/04  Meeting with VIGRE Assistant Professors  7

3/9/04  Meeting with VIGRE Graduate Fellows  6

3/3/04  Math Circle  12

2/25/04  Math Circle (Contest #3)  9

2/19/04  VIGRE Steering Committee Meeting  8

2/18/04  Math Circle  22

2/11/04  Math Circle  19

2/4/04  Math Circle  21

1/28/04  Math Circle  24

1/21/04  Math Circle (First session of Spring 2004)  20

12/15/03  VIGRE Steering Committee Meeting  8

12/10/03  Math Circle (Last session of Fall 2003)  20

12/3/03  Math Circle  23

11/19/03  Math Circle  27

11/12/03  Math Circle  17

11/5/03  Math Circle  22

10/29/03  Math Circle (Contest #1)  21

10/23/03  VIGRE Steering Committee Meeting  10

10/22/03  Math Circle  22

10/15/03  Math Circle  23

10/15/03  NSF Site Visit (Third year review of VIGRE
grant) 

10/14/03  Math Circle Publicity (Reception for U of U
K12 Faculty & Instructors) 

10/8/03  Math Circle  25

10/1/03  Math Circle  34

9/25/03  VIGRE Steering Committee Meeting  10

9/24/03  Math Circle  34

9/17/03  Math Circle (First meeting of Fall 2003)  41

9/16/03  Math Circle Organizational Meeting  6

9/11/03  Math Circle Organizational Meeting  10

8/29/03  Math Circle Publicity (Mailed application forms
& brochures to SLC area students & teachers)  145

8/28/03  VIGRE Steering Committee Meeting  8

8/22/03  Math Circle Publicity (Listed program on Smart Kids website) 

8/21/03  Math Circle Organizational Meeting  7

8/19/03  Meeting with VIGRE Graduate Fellows  10

8/18/03  Meeting with VIGRE Assistant Professors  9

8/4/03  TA/TF Training (First meeting of two week program)


7/28/03  MiniCourse on Waves in Inhomogeneous
Media (First meeting of two week program)  23

7/7/03  ACCESS Program (Second week of math program) 

6/16/03  ACCESS Program (First week of math program)


6/9/03  Summer High School Program (First meeting of
three week program)  24

6/2/03  MiniCourse on the Mathematics Behind Biological
Invasions (First meeting of two week program)  22

5/23/03  Summer High School Program Organizatinal Meeting
 5

5/14/03  Summer High School Program Organizational Meeting
 4

5/12/03  Summer REU Program on Rational and Integer Points
on Elliptic Curves (First meeting of six week program)  11

5/9/03  2Day AMSMAASIAMASA Funding Opportunities
Conference in Washington DC (Klaus Schmitt and Gordan Savin
attended.) 

5/2/03  Meeting of High School Math Specialists in Price,
UT (Pam Giles presented the University of Utah's Outreach Program.)


4/30/03  Math Circle (Last Math Circle of 20022003
Academic Year)  23

4/24/03  VIGRE Steering Committee Meeting  6

4/23/03  Math Circle  15

4/16/03  Math Circle  18

4/15/03  Summer High School Program Organizational Meeting
 4

4/12/03  Western Universities' Regional VIGRE Workshop at
the University of Washington (Peter Trombi
and Graeme Milton attended.) 

4/11/03  2Day NCTM Meeting in San Antonio, TX (Klaus
Schmitt attended.) 

4/9/03  Math Circle  16

4/6/03  VIGRE External Advisory and Assessment Committee
Site Visit (The committee met with various faculty and student
groups for part of the day.)

4/5/03  VIGRE External Advisory and Assessment Committee
Site Visit (The committee met with various faculty and student
groups all day.) 

4/2/03  Math Circle  20

4/2/03  Summer High School Program Organizational Meeting
 5

3/26/03  Math Circle  16

3/13/03  Steering Committee Meeting  7

3/12/03  Math Circle (Contest #5)  12

3/7/03  Summer High School Program Publicity Brochures
Distributed at Intermountain Junior Science & Humanities Symposium 

3/6/03  Math Circle Organizational Meeting  5

3/5/03  Math Circle  17

3/4/03  Summer High School Program Publicity Mailing to
Individuals & Organizations 

2/27/03  Math Circle Organizational Meeting  5

2/26/03  Math Circle  20

2/21/03  Math Circle Organizational Meeting  5

2/20/03  Summer High School Program Publicity Mailing to
Public Schools & District Math Specialists 

2/19/03  Math Circle  20

2/14/03  Math Circle Organizational Meeting  6

2/12/03  Math Circle  27

2/7/03  Math Circle Organizational Meeting  5

2/7/03  KCPW Public Radio Talk of the City (Hugo Rossi & Renzo
Cavalieri Guest Speakers) 

2/5/03  Math Circle (Contest #4)  27

2/3/03  Mathematics Behind Biological Invasions
MiniCourse Publicity (Emailed Announcement to Faculty Colleagues)
 129

1/31/03  Math Circle Organizational Meeting  4

1/30/03  Steering Committee Meeting  8

1/29/03  Math Circle  22

1/24/03  Math Circle Organizational Meeting  5

1/22/03  Math Circle  33

1/17/03  Math Circle Organizational Meeting  5

1/15/03  Math Circle (First session of Spring 2003)  30

1/10/03  Outreach Advisory Committee Meeting  8

1/10/03  Math Circle Organizational Meeting  7

1/7/03  Math Circle & Summer High School Program Gift (Math & Science Education
Foundation Donated $1,000 to Each Program) 

12/12/02  Math Circle Publicity (Mailed letters to
interested people from College of Science Day.)  21

12/11/02  Math Circle (Last session of Fall 2002)  30

12/10/02  Math Circle Organizational Meeting  4

12/9/02  Math Circle Organizational Meeting  5

12/4/02  Math Circle  31

12/2/02  Math Circle Organizational Meeting  4

11/26/02  PI Meeting with Graduate Fellows  8

11/25/02  Math Circle Organizational Meeting  5

11/20/02  Math Circle  28

11/20/02  PI Meeting with Post Docs  6

11/18/02  Math Circle Organizational Meeting  5

11/16/02  Math Circle & Summer High School Program
Publicity (Brochures were given to attendees of College of Science Day.)  425

11/13/02  Math Circle (Contest #2)  24

11/12/02  Internal Advisory Committee Meeting with PIs  7

11/7/02  Math Circle  35

11/4/02  Math Circle Organizational Meeting  6

10/31/02  Math Circle  29

10/31/02  Internal Advisory Committee Meeting with
Graduate Fellows  10

10/31/02  Internal Advisory Committee Meeting with Post
Docs  7

10/28/02  Math Circle Organizational Meeting  6

10/23/02  Math Circle  36

10/21/02  Steering Committee Meeting  9

10/21/02  Math Circle Organizational Meeting  5

10/16/02  Math Circle  37

10/14/02  Math Circle Organizational Meeting  6

10/9/02  Math Circle (Contest #1)  35

10/7/02  Math Circle Organizational Meeting  6

10/2/02  Math Circle  36

9/30/02  Math Circle Organizational Meeting  4

9/27/02  Steering Committee Meeting  7

9/25/02  PI Meeting with All Mathematics Graduate
Students 

9/25/02  Math Circle (Renzo Cavalieri was
interviewed by the West High School video newspaper.)  49

9/24/02  VIGRE Annual Report mailed to NSF and all
advisory committee members  12

9/23/02  Math Circle Organizational Meeting  5

9/18/02  Math Circle (First session of the 200203
academic year)  50

9/16/02  Math Circle Organizational Meeting  5

9/9/02  Math Circle Organizational Meeting  4

9/4/02  Math Circle Publicity (Gave brochure to
MESA to distribute)  118

8/28/02  Math Circle Publicity (Mailed
announcement to Salt Lake area educators)  75

8/27/02  Math Circle Publicity (Mailed announcement
to last year's participants)  27

8/15/02  PI Meeting with Post Docs  5

8/15/02  PI Meeting with Graduate Fellows  8

8/14/02  GSAC Organizational Meeting  4

8/8/02  Steering Committee Meeting  8

7/8/02  ACCESS Program (Second week of math
session) 

6/28/02  Steering Committee Meeting  6

6/17/02  ACCESS Program (First week of math
session) 

6/10/02  Summer High School Program (First meeting
of three week program) 

5/30/02  Math Circle Gift (Eskuche Foundation Donated
$1,810) 

5/28/02  Variational Methods & PDE
MiniCourse (First meeting of two week program)  20

5/13/02  Complex Hyperbolic Geometry
MiniCourse (First meeting of two week program)  20

5/8/02  Math Circle (Last session of 200102
academic year)  20

5/1/02  Math Circle (Contest #5)  17

4/30/02  Undergraduate Colloquium (Peter Alfeld 
"Infinity is Different") 

4/30/02  GSAC Organizational Meeting 

4/25/02  Steering Committee Meeting  9

4/24/02  Math Circle  28

4/24/02  Math Circle Organizational Meeting  7

4/23/02  Undergraduate Colloquium (Jim Keener 
"Arrhythmias by Dimension") 

4/23/02  GSAC Colloquium (Mark Avery  "The
American Option Valuation Problem") 

4/17/02  Math Circle  23

4/16/02  Undergraduate Colloquium (Stewart Ethier 
"The Gambler's Ruin Formula") 

4/16/02  GSAC Colloquium (Grigory Mikhalkin  "What is
Topical Algebraic Geometry?") 

4/10/02  Math Circle  23

4/9/02  Undergraduate Colloquium (Kenneth Chu  "The
Good and Evil of the Axiom of Choice") 

4/9/02  GSAC Colloquium (Florian Enescu  "An Incursion
Into Commutative Algebra on the Footsteps of a Simple Example") 

4/3/02  Math Circle  23

4/2/02  Undergraduate Colloquium (Jesse Ratzkin 
"Geometric Models for Crystal Growth") 

4/2/02  GSAC Colloquium (Javier Fernandez  "A Window
into Mirror Symmetry") 

3/27/02  Math Circle (Contest #4)  24

3/26/02  Undergraduate Colloquium (Nick Korevaar 
"Making Minimal Surfaces with Complex Analysis") 

3/26/02  GSAC Colloquium (Mladen Bestvina  "How to
Average Trees") 

3/22/02  Math Circle  22

3/19/02  Undergraduate Colloquium (Mladen Bestvina 
"On the Total Curvature of Knots") 

3/19/02  GSAC Colloquium (Kenneth Chu  "The Good and
Evil of the Axiom of Choice") 

3/13/02  Math Circle  19

3/12/02  Undergraduate Colloquium (Jingyi Zhu  "First
Exit and Company Defaults") 

3/12/02  GSAC Colloquium (Jesse Ratzkin  "A (Brief)
Summary of Constant Mean Curvature Surfaces in Euclidean Space") 

3/6/02  Math Circle  23

3/5/02  Undergraduate Colloquium (Paul Bressloff 
"What Visual Hallucinations Tell Us About the Brain") 

3/5/02  GSAC Colloquium (Graeme Milton  "A Variety of
Problems in Composite Materials") 

3/1/02  Variational Methods and Nonlinear PDE
MiniCourse (Email advertisement of program)  5

3/1/02  Variational Methods and Nonlinear PDE
MiniCourse (Mailed advertisement for program)  4

2/11/02  Variational Methods and Nonlinear PDE
MiniCourse (Mailed advertisement for program)  15

2/11/02  REU Publicity (Posted program announcement on
MAA REU web site) 

2/11/02  REU Publicity (Posted program announcement on
AMS REU web site) 

2/7/02  Complex Hyperbolic Geometry MiniCourse (Mailed
advertisement for the program)  67

1/30/02  Math Circle (Contest #3)  18

1/29/02  Undergraduate Colloquium (Andrej Cherkaev 
"Damage and Failure: A Mathematical Perspective") 

1/24/02  REU Publicity (Emailed advertisement for
summer program)  300

1/23/02  Math Circle  24

1/22/02  Undergraduate Colloquium (Gordan Savin 
"Continuous Fractions and Pell Equations") 

1/17/02  Steering Committee Meeting  8

1/16/02  Math Circle  20

1/15/02  Undergraduate Colloquium (Robert Guy  "Linear
and NonLinear Circuits: Oscillations, Bifurcations, Excitability, and
Chaos") 

1/9/02  Math Circle (First session of Spring 2002)  24

1/8/02  MiniCourse Publicity (Emailed program
announcements)  200

12/12/01  Math Circle (Contest #2) (Last session of
Fall 2001)  25

12/5/01  Math Circle  29

12/4/01  Undergraduate Colloquium (Davar Khoshnevisan 
"Stirling's Formula and Laplace's Method, or How to Put Your Calculus
to Good Use") 

12/4/01  GSAC Colloquium (Aaron Fogelson 
"Mathematical Explorations of Blood Clotting") 

12/1/01  External Advisory & Assessment Committee Site
Visit 

11/30/01  External Advisory & Assessment Committee Site
Visit 

11/29/01  Steering Committee Meeting  6

11/28/01  Math Circle  23

11/27/01  Undergraduate Colloquium (Robert Hanson 
"Not Theory for Moutaineers: An Introduction to the Mathematical
Thoery of Knots  None of Which Is Applicable to Climbing Mountains") 

11/27/01  GSAC Colloquium (Robert Hanson  "This Graph
is Tangled!") 

11/27/01  Outreach Advisory Committee Meeting  4

11/20/01  Undergraduate Colloquium (Andrejs Treibergs 
"My Favorite Proofs of the Isoperimetric Inequality") 

11/20/01  GSAC Colloquium (Aaron Bertram  "Algebraic
Curves: What Are They and What Are They Good For?") 

11/16/01  Undergraduate Colloquium (Carl Cowen, Purdue
 "The Farmer's Legacy: An Isoperimetric Problem") 

11/16/01  GSAC Colloquium (Carl Cowen, Purdue 
"Rearranging the Alternating Harmonic Series") 

11/15/01  Steering Committee Meeting  6

11/14/01  Math Circle  26

11/13/01  Undergraduate Colloquium (Alastair Craw 
"How on Earth Does a Graduate Student Start Doing Original Work?") 

11/13/01  GSAC Colloquium (Larsen Louder  "An
Introduction to Hyperbolic Geometry with Some Neat Applications") 

11/7/01  Math Circle  33

11/6/01  Undergraduate Colloquium (Graeme Milton  "The
Mathematics of Shape Memory Materials") 

11/6/01  GSAC Colloquium (Andrej Cherkaev  "Control of
Damage and Dissipation in Structures") 

10/31/01  Math Circle  24

10/30/01  Undergrduate Colloquium (Advising Session for
Math Undergraduate Majors) 

10/30/01  GSAC Colloquium (Boas Erez  "How to Win a
Nobel Prize in Mathematics") 

10/24/01  Math Circle  23

10/23/01  Undergraduate Colloquium (Fletcher Gross 
"InclusionExclusion: A Subject That Really Counts") 

10/23/01  GSAC Colloquium (Brad Peercy  "Some Basics
of Bifurcation Theory and An Application of a Hopf Bifucation in
Cardiac Arrythmias") 

10/17/01  Math Circle  30

10/16/01  Undergraduate Colloquium (Jim Carlson 
"Elliptical Curves") 

10/16/01  GSAC Colloquium (Matthew Rudd  "An
Introduction to Evolution Equations") 

10/10/01  Math Circle  33

10/10/01  Steering Committee Meeting  6

10/9/01  Undergraduate Colloquium (Hugo Rossi  "The
Regular Solids, Their Symmetry Groups, and the Icosahedron in
Particular") 

10/9/01  GSAC Colloquium (Brynja Kohler  "An
Exploration of Immunological Memory Through Mathematical Models") 

10/3/01  Math Circle (First session of the Math Circle)
 41

10/2/01  Undergraduate Colloquium (Nat Smale  "Minimal
Surfaces and the Calculus of Variations") 

10/2/01  GSAC Colloquium (Paul Roberts  "Intersection
Theory and Commutative Algebra") 

9/25/01  Undergraduate Colloquium (Gordan Savin 
"Square and Triangular Numbers and Pell Equations") 

9/25/01  GSAC Colloquium (Robert Guy  "The Stokes
Paradox") 

9/19/01  Math Circle Organizational Meeting  17

9/18/01  Undergraduate Colloquium (Jim White  "Prepare
for the Career Fair") 

9/18/01  GSAC Colloquium (Fumitoshi Sato  "Symmetric
Functions") 

9/11/01  Undergraduate Colloquium (Fred Adler 
"Mathematical Bioeconomics and the Tragedy of the Commons") 

9/11/01  GSAC Colloquium (Peter Trapa 
"Representations of Sn and GLn") 

9/4/01  Undergraduate Colloquium (Peter Trapa 
"Counting to n! with Tableaux") 

9/4/01  GSAC Colloquium (Aaron Bertram, Graeme Milton,
Cindi Phillips, and Anurag Singh  "Preparing a Successful Grant
Proposal") 

8/28/01  Undergraduate Colloquium (Klaus Schmitt 
"Cayley's Problems and Newton Iterations") 

8/27/01  GSAC Colloquium (Eric Cytrynbaum  "Periodic
Stimulus of the Single Cell") 

8/21/01  Steering Committee Meeting  9

8/14/01  Steering Committee Meeting  7

6/27/01  Steering Committee Meeting  5

6/6/01  Math Circle Organizational Meeting  5

5/2/01  Steering Committee Meeting 

4/30/01  Outreach Committee Meeting 

4/18/01  Steering Committee Meeting  4

4/4/01  Outreach Committee Meeting 

3/7/01  Steering Committee Meeting  6

2/9/01  Steering Committee Meeting 

2/7/01  Steering Committee Meeting  6

12/20/00  VIGRE Organizational Meeting 
