Celebrate 50 Years
College of Arts and Sciences

The PI Math Club is a Student Organization at IPFW.

Membership forms are available from the secretary in KT 200.

  • Math Matters: PI Math Club/Pi Mu Epsilon student talksWednesday, April 22, 2015, noon to 1 in KT 216.  PDF  Contact Prof. Beineke to contribute a short talk!
  • End-of-Semester party. Friday, Dec. 12, 2014. PDF
  • A Celebration of the Mathematical Mind, for the Martin Gardner Centennial. PDF
    • Nov. 14, 2014
    • Soap Bubbles and Geometry, by Professor Coffman
    • followed by more short talks on recreational mathematics by Professor Berry, Andy Rich, Manchester University, and Mel Royer, Indiana Wesleyan University.
    • Photo Page
  • PI Math Club Fall Picnic:  Oct. 20.
  • Actuarial Club: visiting company representatives PDF
    • R. Richmond, Lincoln Financial Group, Oct. 9
    • A. Michalek, Swiss Re, Oct. 16
  • Robin Wilson, Open University, England, Euler: 300 Years On.  Oct. 1.  PDF
  • Robin Wilson, Open University, England, Mathematics: A Philatelic History.  Oct. 3 PDF
    • In this talk I cover the entire history of mathematics in just over an hour! To do so, I shall illustrate it in an unusual way – with over 300 postage stamps featuring mathematics and mathematicians – some very bizarre!
    • Followed by tea and cookies reception.
  • 2014 PI Math Club/Pi Mu Epsilon student talks: At this annual event, IPFW students talk about their research or independent projects. Talks start at noon, April 16, and will be about 15 minutes long. The talks will be judged for cash prizes sponsored by Pi Mu Epsilon.  PDF
    • Luke Bertsch, Fantasy Baseball Simulation
    • Vreneli Brenneman, Geometry Meets Origami: Halving the Square
    • Charles Burd, Even Statisticians Love Geometry
    • Alex Liu, Everyone Deserves A Second Chance
    • Magali de Macedo, Using Finite Series to Evaluate the Life-Cycle of Chemical Reactors
  • An Analysis of Pass-the-Pigs, Prof. Michael Sonksen, University of New Mexico, and IPFW alumnus.  April 10. PDF
  • Chili supper: Feb. 27, followed by IPFW Basketball vs. Western Illinois.  Congratulations to math major A. Hyde on being named to the National Academic All-American first teamPDF
  • DVD Event: Part 3 of The Code - Feb. 19, 2014.  PDF
  • End-of-Semester Party.  Dec. 13, 2013 in the Kettler 154 lounge behind the information desk. PDF
  • What's so special about Dec. 5, 2013?  Mystery speaker at noon in KT 218.  PDF
  • IPFW bridgeProf. Coffman, Geometry in Perspective, Nov. 13, 2013.  PDF
  • Actuarial internships and employment information session: Oct. 10.
  • Used Book Sale, Kettler Basement Oct. 1 and 2.

The PI (Purdue-Indiana) Math Club

2013-14 Officers



Hunter Wilbanks


Steve Dickinson Vice-President
Betsie Davis Secretary/Treasurer

Lowell Beineke

Faculty Advisor

Doug Townsend

Faculty Advisor