Fall 2021

town Hall

every quarter

The Department will host a town hall specifically for math undergraduates every 3rd week of the quarter. The next virtual town hall is scheduled for Tuesday, October 12, 2021 from 4:00-5:30pm Pacific Time. 

Topic: Undergraduate Town Hall

Time: October 12, 2021 04:00 PM Pacific Time (US and Canada)

Location: Zoom Link

Join us to voice your concerns about classes, department culture, or anything else that is on your mind. This is a great opportunity for our Department Chair (Prof. Mario Bonk), and Undergraduate Vice Chairs (Profs. Don Blasius and Michael Hill) to hear from you and respond to your questions. 

For any inquiries, please contact us at MathEDI@ucla.onmicrosoft.com

efforts in action

The Department takes undergraduate student feedback seriously. Due to such prior feedback, the EDI Committee, undergraduate program committee, and department chairs are taking action in the following areas:

We have set up quarterly town halls.
Complete 100%
We are implementing a new ticket system for undergraduate advising requests to ensure accountability.
Complete 100%
We are now offering department funding (upon approval) for women undergraduates to attend conferences.
Complete 100%
We are creating a program to welcome students specifically from underrepresented groups to the department, highlighting available resources and networking opportunities.
In Progress 25%
Set up surveys about the majors for students.
In Progress 25%
Create a faculty advising system for students.
In Progress 75%
More frequently engage with social media and email check-ins.
In Progress 50%
Make more transparent resources to help students if they need support.
In Progress 25%
Create flow charts to show how the various classes in our majors fit together.
In Progress 25%
Look for open source and low cost textbook options.
In Progress 10%
Make the waitlist system more transparent, letting students know more about the system and how it works in the department.
In Progress 25%
Create an undergraduate council to facilitate discussions between the department and undergraduates and to have casual communication channels run by students.
In Progress 25%
Make transparent Directed Reading Program selection and procedures.
In Progress 30%

talk to us

Your voice matters. Fill out this Google form with your concerns so that we can address them at the next town hall meeting.