Professor David Geraghty Named a Sloan Fellow
Assistant Professor David Geraghty is one of 20 mathematicians from across North America selected as a 2015 Sloan Fellow. BC Press Release
AGNES in March
The Spring 2015 AGNES (Algebraic Geometry Northeastern Series) conference will take place at Boston College from Friday, March 20 to Sunday, March 22.
Budapest Programs Approved For Math Majors
The Budapest Semesters in Math and Budapest Semesters in Math Education have received approved status from the Office of International Programs. Interested math majors should discuss them with their math advisor and with Esther Messing in OIP.
Record Number of Math Majors
For the first time in BC history, there are over 300 math majors at Boston College. As of November 5, there were 304 students studying to receive a B.A. or B.S. in Mathematics. In Fall 2000 there were 135.
BC Math Society on Facebook and Twitter
The department of mathematics at Boston College has 304 undergraduate majors. Meet eight of them.
View slideshow of undergraduate students
Meet five members of the department's inaugural class of Ph.D. candidates.
View slideshow of graduate students
Visit our Math Advising site
A math major is the path to a wide range of exciting careers. Wondering what mathematicians do? Look at www.ams.org and mathalumninetwork. If you want to be a math major, please email Prof. Bill Keane, Asst. Chair for Undergraduates, for an advising appointment.
BC/MIT Lecture Series
March 10, 2015; 3:00 PM Cushing 209
3:00 Ben Brubaker (U. Minnesota)
4:30 David Harbater (U. Penn)
Dan Wolf '82 believes the mathematics department at Boston College instilled in him a love of learning. "The professors at Boston College shared their deep passion for math and how it could be used to solve problems."
Karen Golden Russell '91 uses the rigorous and quantitative thought processes she learned as a math major "on a daily basis to bring order to the business world."