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Modern Mathematics -

International Summer School for Students

July 1 - 11, 2017

After successful and encouraging summer schools in Bremen (2011, 2013, and 2015) and Lyon (2012 and 2014), we look forward to seeing you again in the near future, and to welcoming a new generation of summer school participants in 2017 and beyond, when we hope to continue the French side of the tradition as well.

  • The Modern Mathematics Summer School is for talented students in their last two years of high school or in their first two years at university.
  • Open to international students from all countries.
  • The language of the school is English.
  • The program features plenary talks and mini-courses by leading international mathematicians.
  • Students and instructors live on the park-like campus with ample opportunities for informal interaction.
  • Hosted by Jacobs University in the Northern German city of Bremen.

A more detailed summary of the goals and experiences from the first International Summer School for Students can be found in this opinion piece by √Čtienne Ghys and Sergei Tabachnikov which appeared in the March 2012 issue of the Notices of the American Mathematical Society.

Sergei Tabachnikov, Dierk Schleicher, and the International "Modern Mathematics" Summer School team

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