News Archive - 2012

News from the School of Mathematics and Statistics.

New maths courses 'inadequate'Justine Ferrari, National Education Correspondent From: The Australian July 18, 2012 12:00AM THE standard of maths taught at universities will have to be dramatically...

The School's Dr Jake Olivier and some colleagues had a piece published on ABC Environment this morning. After analysing the data of a recent report which suggested cycling participation rates have...

Online lessons add up for lecturerJen RosenbergWITH more than a million YouTube hits, Chris Tisdell is the equivalent of a best-selling author or chart-topping musician. And the unlikely subject of...

Associate Professor Ben Goldys was farewelled by colleagues on Friday 22June after 21 years working in the School.Ben joined the School in 1991 as a lecturer in the Department of Statistics. He...

600 high school students from over 30 schools participated in the 51st UNSW School Mathematics Competition on 20 June 2012. There was an equal mix of junior and senior students, who each tackled six...

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