Math and Stat Student Organizations

Mathematics & Statistics Graduate Student Organization (MSGSO)

The purpose of MSGSO is to represent the graduate student body of the UMKC Department of Mathematics and Statistics, to provide a forum for graduate student opinion, to act as a voice for the graduate students in matters of mutual interest to graduate faculty and students, and to promote professional interest and fellowship among the graduate students.

Location: Manheim Hall Room, 304F (Convergence Room)
President: Bryan Harris
Vice President: Matthew M. McCoy
Faculty Advisor: Majid Bani-Yaghoub


UMKC Math Club

Math Club promotes interactions between faculty and undergraduate students; provides math-related activities such as problem of the week, math movie nights and math contests; invites math alumni and various employers to give insight into the current math job market; and facilitates communication between graduate and undergraduate math students.

Location: Manheim Hall Room, 304F (Convergence Room)
President: Ashley Parmenter
Vice President: Danielle Grant
Faculty Advisor: Majid Bani-Yaghoub

UMKC Math Club

Fall Semester meeting schedule:
Date Time Location
Sept. 9 10-10:45 a.m. Royall 203
Sept. 23 10-10:45 a.m. Royall 203
Oct. 7 10-10:45 a.m. Royall 203
Oct. 21 10-10:45 a.m. Royall 203
Nov. 4 10-10:45 a.m. Royall 203
Nov. 18 10-10:45 a.m. Royall 203
Dec. 2 10-10:45 a.m. Royall 203
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UMKC Chess Club

The purpose of the UMKC Chess Club is to provide a friendly environment in which its members may play, instruct and discuss chess. The Chess Club will hold at least one open tournament annually. The Chess Club is dedicated to advancing chess by offering instruction to all UMKC students and future students.

Location: Manheim Hall, Room 304F (Convergence Room)
President: Sarmila Venkoba Sah
Vice President: Luke Nayak
Faculty Advisor: Majid Bani-Yaghoub

UMKC Chess Club
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