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Outlook at MSRI: April/May 2015

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1.  Programs

2.  Workshops

3.  Summer Graduate Schools

4.  Undergraduate Program

5.  Current Emissary newsletter

6.  How to donate to MSRI

7.  Subscribe to Math & Public announcements

8.  Public Events

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1.  PROGRAMS: https://www.msri.org/web/msri/scientific/programs

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2.  WORKSHOPS: http://www.msri.org/web/msri/scientific/workshops

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3.  SUMMER GRADUATE SCHOOLS:

http://www.msri.org/web/msri/scientific/workshops/summer-graduate-school

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4.  UNDERGRADUATE PROGRAM:

http://www.msri.org/web/msri/education/for-undergraduates/msri-up

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5.  CURRENT EMISSARY NEWSLETTER:

http://www.msri.org/web/msri/about-msri/news/emissary-newsletter

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6.  HOW TO DONATE TO MSRI:

http://www.msri.org/web/msri/support-msri/make_a_donation

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7.  SUBSCRIBE TO MATH & PUBLIC ANNOUNCEMENTS:

If you wish to receive weekly updates about mathematical events at MSRI, please send an e-mail to math-announcements+subscribe@msri.org

If you wish to receive information about non-mathematical events at MSRI, please send an e-mail to public-announcements+subscribe@msri.org

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8.  PUBLIC EVENTS

Mathical: Books for Kids from Tots to Teens debuts on April 17 in Washington, DC with a winners announcement at the Mt. Pleasant Library, followed by a meeting at the White House in which winners are congratulated by the Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP). Winners will sign books at the Smithsonian's Ripley Center on April 18 as part of the National Math Festival. Winning books will be posted at mathicalbooks.org on April 17. They span ages 2-18 in the most inspiring math-related fiction and nonfiction for young people. The prize is a collaboration with the Children's Book Council (CBC) and is supported through the generosity of the Simons Foundation.

 

Check out the National Math Festival: Saturday, April 18 in Washington, DC with plenty of other events around the country as well.  See http://www.mathfest.org for the free public celebration co-organized with the IAS, in cooperation with the Smithsonian Institution.

And see MSRI’s own site, http://www.msri.org/web/msri/public/public-events-and-initiatives/national-math-festival, for invitation events in the nation’s capital on math education, teacher preparation, and public-private partnerships for basic science research!

 

Monday, April 20, 6:30 pm - Cédric Villani: The Living Art of Mathematics

Fields medalist Cédric Villani will discuss his new book, Birth of a Theorem, in a conversation with David Eisenbud, Director of MSRI, at the Commonwealth Club of California at 555 Post Street in San Francisco

For discounted tickets ($5 each), go to https://www.eventbrite.com/e/cedric-villani-the-living-art-of-mathematics-tickets-15930952909?access=MSRI

 

MSRI’s 2014-15 Harmonic Series continues with the following concert:

Wednesday, May 6 - Trois Bois: David Granger, bassoon; Laura Reynolds, oboe; Patricia Shands, clarinet: http://tinyurl.com/trois-bois

All concerts are free and open to the public and will be held from 5:15-6:15 pm in the Simons Auditorium at MSRI.  For more information about the series, please see: http://tinyurl.com/harmonic-series

 

George Csicsery’s film Counting from Infinity - Yitang Zhang and the Twin Prime Conjecture has its premiere screenings in the Bay Area:

Thursday, May 14, 2015, 7:30 p.m.

Exploratorium, Kanbar Forum

Pier 15, Embarcadero at Green Street, San Francisco

http://www.exploratorium.edu/

The film screening is included with museum admission.

MSRI director David Eisenbud and Director George Csicsery will be present to discuss the film after the screening.

 

Thursday, May 21, 2015, 7 p.m.

Rialto Cinemas Elmwood

2966 College Avenue (at Ashby), Berkeley

www.rialtocinemas.com

Counting from Infinity was produced by MSRI and Zala Films with generous support of the Simons Foundation.

For more information about the film, please visit: www.countingfrominfinityfilm.com

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