# News

## Fall Southeastern Sectional Meeting of the American Mathematical Society

On November 8-9, 2014 the Department hosted the Fall Southeastern Sectional Meeting of the American Mathematical Society (AMS). Over 420 mathematics researchers attended this conference, which featured 344 session talks, three invited addresses and a special Maclaurin lecture given by James Sneyd of the University of Auckland. The participants came to UNCG from 38 states and 15 different countries (representing all inhabited continents). Nine UNCG faculty organized special sessions, four faculty members delivered invited talks, five UNCG graduate students gave invited talks, and one UNCG Computational Mathematics PhD alumnus gave an invited talk.