SIAM Student Chapter

University of Bath Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics Student Chapter

Postgraduate Away Day

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1560434_10152511964327162_419068302569108033_nSo a quick word about the away day co-organised with the University of Bath Maths Department.

10415606_10152511964477162_5896609526714495935_nIt was a great day with talks and a light-hearted afternoon in the sun. The talks ranged from career options and directions to stress management and performance optimisation.

This was followed by a very SIAM lunch with garden games and food cooked by Jen, Amy and Katy.

The finally, we headed off for some stress relief at Laser fusion, obviously whilst wearing war paint :D


Thanks for reading, Katy

Away Day

Away Day 2014


Results of the SIAM Committee Elections

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Thank you to everyone who voted in the committee elections!

All members of the Chapter should have received an email with the results of the elections. The following candidates have been elected to the committee for the academic year 2014/15.

President - Jennifer Jones

Vice-President - Elizabeth Arter

Secretary - Amy Spicer

Treasurer - Katy Gaythorpe

The elected committee members will take up these positions immediately until 30th June 2015. The committee for 2013/14 would like to wish them the best of luck with running the Chapter!


Committee elections for 2014/15

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The committee elections are now under way. All chapter members should have received a link to cast their ballot, through their email.

There are 4 committee positions open for voting, so if you have a couple of minutes please do take the time to exercise your wonderful democratic right and vote! Each position also gives you the option to re-open the nominations (R. O. N.) in case you want to do that, but there is also a real-life lovely person to choose too.

These candidates are:

President - Jennifer Jones

Vice-President - Elizabeth Arter

Secretary - Amy Spicer

Treasurer - Katy Gaythorpe
Voting will close on Thursday the 3rd of July at 5pm, so please vote before then. Voting is totally anonymised and the website we are using gives you lots of interesting information about the encryption process if you are interested.

To vote please follow the URL in your email and enter your ID and password when required.

Committee Elections 2014/15

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The University of Bath SIAM chapter is currently looking for candidates to stand in the chapter committee elections!

All current committee members have served for two years, so all positions are up for election. These are,

- President,

- Vice-President,

- Secretary,

- Treasurer,

- Activities and Relations Officer.

If you're interested in standing for election, then please email Jack or Siân by Monday 16th June, so you can be added to the ballot.

All chapter members will be invited to vote for a candidate or RON (re-open nominations) the following week.

Best of luck!

Siân Jenkins receives SIAM award

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Congratulations to Siân Jenkins, Treasurer for the University of Bath SIAM Student Chapter who has received a Certificate of Recognition from SIAM for her contributions in 2012/2013. The award was presented by Melina Freitag (SIAM UKIE) on behalf of SIAM.

Maths Themed Comic Relief Bake-Off: The Results!

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Thank you to everyone for making the Bake-Off a great success and for all your generosity!

We had a great turn out of both staff and postgraduate students. Five cakes were entered:

Andrew Bate: Chaos!

Stephen Cook:

Alastair Craw: The Proof is in the Pudding

Sian Jenkins: Eureka!

Jennifer Jones:

Firstly, the winners in each of the categories -
1. Alastair, 2. Siân, 3. Jenny

1. Alastair, 2. Siân, 3. Andrew

1. Alastair and Jenny, 3. Steve

1. Siân, 2. Jenny, 3. Alastair

So, that means our overall winner with The Proof is in the Pudding is

Chapter Committee Elected for 2013/14

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Members of the University of Bath SIAM student chapter have successfully elected the committee members for the academic year 2013/14. Congratulations to those elected!

President: Jack Blake,

Vice-President: Douglas Shanks,

Secretary: Stephen Cook,

Treasurer: Siân Jenkins,

Activities and Relations Officer: Elvijs Sarkans,