A topological math installation.

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MIT Math education seminars

Why We Learn Math Lessons That Date Back 500 Years

Information for undergraduate students

Undergraduate Mathematics Symposium, November 10, 2018 University of Illinois at Chicago

Math Art

Symmetries of Doilies

Gabriele Meyer's surfaces.

(Recent) Past Math Talks, Events and Travel

Cancelled  Cancelled 


June 8, 2019 Eastern Long Island Mini Maker FairePort Jefferson Village Center and Harbor Front 

September 11-14- Semana de la Matematica - Instituto Tecnológico Autónomo de México

August 5 - Talk Simons Students workshop

April 6-7,  AWM Research Symposium at Rice University - WinCompTop: Women in Computational Topology

April 23rd SB Math First-Second year seminar. 

March 26th SB Math Professional Development.Some reasons why there is little diversity in math and some ideas to change this.

Impostor syndrome, gender harassment, feeling of not belonging, expectations of brilliance, accumulation of disadvantage, gender schemes... it is likely that each of us experience on or more of these during our life in mathematics. In this talk, we will define and discuss these issues and propose possible solutions

Saturday, March 9, 1:30 to 3:30 PM Pi day celebration in the Port Jefferso Exploratorium


Mach 8, International Women’s day  2018 Girl  Power  in STEM   Press for Power!

April 11, Career Panel in Girls Inc., Mulligan Middle School 

April 18 Semana de la Ciencia, Universidad Autónoma de San Luis Potosí.

April 19-21 Segundo Encuentro de Mujeres Matemáticas Mexicanas, San Luis Potosi, Mexico.

May 9, 2018 Curves on surfaces and three manifolds: string topology and other structures, Poisson geometry of moduli spaces, associators and quantum field theory, Simons Center

May 18, Commencement

May 26-27 DRP at MIT

June 9, Maker’s Faire - Port Jefferson

June 14-15, 2018 Curves on surfaces and three manifolds via string topology , Poisson geometry of moduli spaces, associators and quantum field theory, Simons Center

June 18–22, 2018 School on  Low-Dimensional Geometry and Topology:  Discrete and Algorithmic Aspects, Institut Henri Poincaré,  Paris, France. This trip was cancelled for health reasons. 

Summer of 2018: I’ll be at  ICERM "Low Dimensional Topology and Geometry" June 11 - August 3 Brown University

Aug 9-11 GEAR Regional Workshop on Geodesics on real hyperbolic manifolds and related topics at Connecticut College, AraFest.

Sept 20 Colloquium University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Sept 21st Talk at Illinois Geometry Lab.


May 12th-14th, 2017,  Cornell Topology Festival

Monday April 3rd , Stony Brook First/Second year Student Seminar 

April 8; Admitted student fair Stony Brook

March 29th Empowering Women in Science

March 18th 2017 Talk at  SUMS - Brown   

Thursday, May 18 at 7:00 PM 2017, Talk at Smithtown Library

Outreach Talks

At Momath

PechaKucha in the Parrish Museum

Math movies (not by me)

The adventures of the Klein bottle


"Euclid alone has looked on Beauty bare.” By Ednay St. Vincent Millay

Best Witchcraft is Geometry by Emily Dickinson