Association for LGBTQ+ Mathematicians (Spectra)

Invited Address

Spectra Lavender Lecture, Luis Leyva, Vanderbilt-Peabody College, Wednesday, 10:00 am - 10:50 am. Undergraduate Mathematics Education as a White, Cisheteropatriarchal Space and Opportunities for Structural Disruption to Advance Queer of Color Justice. Organized by Juliette Bruce, University of California, Berkeley, and Chris Goff, Pacific University; Wednesday 10:00 am. The Spectra Lavender Lecture honors LGBTQ+ mathematicians who have made significant contributions to the mathematical sciences, mathematical education, or the mathematical community at large. ________________________________________

Special Session

AMS-Spectra Special Session on Research by LGBTQ+ Mathematicians, Juliette Bruce, UC Berkeley, Christopher Goff, University of the Pacific, and Rebecca R.G., George Mason University; Part 1 - Friday, 8:00 – noon, Part 2 - Friday, 2:00 – 4:30 pm

Brainstorming Session

Brainstorming and planning meeting for upcoming activities of Spectra, the association for LGBT+ mathematicians; Friday, 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm


Annual Reception for LGBTQ+ mathematicians, Thursday, 6:00 – 8:00 pm. Spectra is affiliated with Out to Innovate, the National Organization of Gay and Lesbian Scientists and Technical Professionals, Inc.