# The Education and Diversity Department

…to promote diversity and inclusion in the mathematical sciences …

…to contribute to the improvement of mathematics education …

### EDD Events in 2018

### EDD Events in 2017

### AMS Mathematics Community Reception at the SACNAS ’s National Diversity in STEM Conference

Over 150 members of the mathematics community enjoyed an evening of conversation, snacks, an interactive game, and prizes! (The book pictured is From Groups to Geometry and Back by Climenhaga and Katok)

### AMS Supported Mathematics Sessions at SACNAS’s National Diversity in STEM Conference

Mathematics sessions included: Commutative Algebra, Latin@s Count, Real World Mathematical Applications in the Biological Sciences, and Women in Math.

### 2017 Joint Mathematics Meetings: The Mathematics and Mathematicians Behind *Hidden Figures*

The room was packed for the *Hidden Figures* panel organized by EDD, Association of Women in Mathematics, Building Diversity in Science, Enhancing Diversity in Graduate Education, and the National Association of Mathematicians.

Photo credits: SACNAS photos by Annette Emerson; Hidden Figures photos by Edray Goins