Professor Roger Howe Lecture

Professor Roger Howe
Department of Mathematics
Yale University

will be addressing the Vancouver Institute on December 9, 2000 at 8:15 p.m. in Lecture Hall No. 2 in the Woodward Instructional Resources Centre, University of British Columbia.

Chinese Excellence in Mathematics Teaching: Can We Match It In North America?

A graduate of Harvard University and UC-Berkeley, Dr. Howe has taught at SUNY-Stony Brook, Rutgers, Oxford, the University of Bonn and Hebrew University and served as a visiting member of Princeton's Institute for Advanced Study. He has also been a Guggenheim Foundation fellow, a member of the Japanese Society for the Promotion of Science, a fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences and the National Academy of Science. His lecture to The Vancouver Institute is co-sponsored by UBC's Department of Mathematics which is host to an International conference on Mathematics in Vancouver during December.

Fall Program 2000
Sep 16, Sep 23, Sep 30, Oct 14, Oct 21, Oct 28, Nov 4, Nov 18, Nov 25, Dec 2, Dec 9.

Background Information

(Compiled by Ted Powell)

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