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**Hilton Memorial Lecture**

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**Math Club**

seminars:comb:f00

The regular time and place for the Fall Y2K seminar was

3:45-4:45 on Wednesdays in

Room LN-2206,

preceded by coffee, tea, and cookies at 3:15 in the Anderson Room, LN-2207.

Organizers: Thomas Zaslavsky and Matthias Beck

**Wednesday, September 13**

*Speaker*: Matthias Beck

*Title*: Dedekind Cotangent Sums

**Colloquium talk: Thursday, September 21**

*Time*: 4:30-5:30

*Room*: LN-2205

*Speaker*: Ravi Ramakrishna (Cornell)

*Title*: Fermat's Last Theorem: From the 1600's to 1994

**Wednesday, September 27**

*Speaker*: Dikran Karagueuzian

*Title*: Trace Lemmas

**Wednesday, October 4**

*Speaker*: Steve Tedford

*Title*: A Bound on the Size of Alternating Links, I: Graph Theory

*Room*: LN 2205 (note change for today)

**Wednesday, October 11**

*Speaker*: Steve Tedford

*Title*: A Bound on the Size of Alternating Links, II: Knot Theory

(This talk will not require familiarity with the first talk.)

*Room*: LN 2205 (note change for today)

**Wednesday, October 18**

*Speaker*: Steve Tedford

*Title*: A Bound on the Size of Alternating Links, III: Knot Theory

*Room*: LN 2201 (note change for today)

**Wednesday, October 25**

*Speaker*: Steven Dougherty (Scranton)

*Title*: Shadows and Spaces

**Note change of schedule!**

**Wednesday, November 1**

*Speaker*: Steven Dougherty (Scranton)

*Title*: Shadows and Spaces (continued)

**Wednesday, November 8**

*Speaker*: Thomas Zaslavsky

*Title*: Perpendicular Dissections of Euclidean Space, With Gain Graphs

**Wednesday, November 15**

*Speaker*: Thomas Zaslavsky

*Title*: Composed Partitions of a Set, With Gain Graphs

**Wednesday, November 29**

*Speaker*: Steve Tedford

*Title*: The Alexander Polynomial, an Introduction

**Wednesday, December 6**

*Speaker*: Matthias Beck

*Title*: On Sperner's Inequality and Its Generalizations

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