MT 312 Algebra II

Spring Semester 2012

Prof. Solomon Friedberg

Teaching Assistant Beth Romano



Homework Assignments


Reading Assignments


This class meets Monday, Wednesday and Friday 12 to 12:50 p.m. in Fulton Hall, Room 245. Attendance at all lectures is required.

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Professor Friedberg's Office Hours are Mondays and Fridays from 1 to 2, and Wednesdays from 11 to 12, in Carney 317.  Prof. Friedberg is also available by appointment at other times--please email him (friedber "at" bc "dot" edu). 

Teaching Assistant Beth Romano's Office Hours:  Tuesday 2-3, Thursdays 12:30-1:30 and 4:15-5:15 in Carney 362.

Class Syllabus: Follow this link.  (Syllabus revised February 20, 2012.)

Hour Exam Dates: Monday February 20 and Monday April 2. These dates are tentative.

The FINAL EXAM is on Wednesday, May 9, 2012 at 9:00 a.m. This date and time are fixed by the registrar and may not be changed.

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1. Are you interested in summer research in mathematics?  The National Science Foundation sponsors REUs---research experiences for undergraduates.  For a list of possibilities in the mathematical sciences, see here.

2.  The American Mathematical Society is the primary organization for researchers in pure mathematics.  Here is their webpage for undergraduates, listing many opportunities, information on careers, information on graduate programs, etc.

3.  The Mathematical Association of America is an organization concerned with scholarship, teaching and learning in mathematics.  Here is their webpage for undergraduates. It includes setions on meetings, jobs and career options, summer opportunties, and student chapters.  They also put out a magazine directed at undergraduates:  Math Horizons.  The math department has copies, so if you are interested in getting an issue, please let me know.

4. The Association for Women in Mathematics supports women in mathematics at all levels of study. The "AWM Resources" link connects you to many other sites with useful information.

5. The Math Forum Student Center has math resources for students of all levels.

6. Are you interested in history? Here is a website concerned with the History of Mathematics.

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Last updated: February 20, 2012.