Full Seminar Archive

Our regular seminar program covers a broad range of topics from applied mathematics, pure mathematics and statistics. All staff and students are welcome. This page has a complete list of past seminars and a list restricted by year can be accessed via the left-hand menu.

Scott Maxwell - Director Digital Innovation, Information Gateways
Background: Ed is an innovative digital learning platform designed by an Australian team. Some standout features of Ed (https://edstem.org) - Ed Sway: Live in-class quizzes and polls to increase...

John Steele and Bill McLean - UNSW Sydney
Details of Astra will be provided. 

Yudhistira Andersen Bunjamin - School of Mathematics and Statistics, UNSW Sydney
 In this seminar Yudhi will give a short account of his participation in the recent Science Faculty regional outreach road trips to the Central West. In this expedition he ran workshops in maths and...

Pierre Lafaye de Micheaux and Jakub Stoklosa - School of Mathematics and Statistics, UNSW Sydney
In this seminar the speakers will explain the process of 'digitally uplifting' an undergraduate statistics course. As a proof of concept, they will illustrate this process through their work this...

Laure Helme-Guizon (Dr H) - School of Mathematics and Statistics, UNSW Sydney
In this reflection about my year as a Teaching Fellow at UNSW, I will explain what I did, what I learned, and what the challenges have been. It has been suggested to me to also include a few words...

Yanan Fan - School of Mathematics and Statistics, UNSW Sydney
 In this talk the speaker will report on some international developments for gender equality in higher education from her recent attendance at the 10th European Conference on Gender Equality in...

Pierre Lafaye de Micheaux, John Steele, Chris Tisdell, Jonathan Kress, Laure Helme-Guizon, Daniel Mansfield and Donna Salopek - School of Mathematics and Statistics, UNSW Sydney
What is the best way to go about preparing new notes for a maths or stats course?  And all the other aspects of preparing for a new course? What is a good technology? How to manage time? All of us...

Donna Salopek - School of Mathematics & Statistics, UNSW Sydney
Each week Donna Salopek and a team of undergraduate student mathematics ambassadors travel to Matraville Sports High School to encourage/help these students with their maths. In this seminar we will...

Peter Donovan - School of Mathematics & Statistics, UNSW
This personal account is an effort to explain some aspects of a distinctive minority characteristic which is  strongly associated with being male and correlates considerably with ability in the...

Daniel Mansfield - School of Mathematics and Statistics, UNSW SYDNEY
In 2017 the UNSW School of Mathematics and Statistics began using online tools to provide helpful and constructive feedback to students in MATH1081 Discrete Mathematics. NUMBAS is a free, open source...

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