## \(\LaTeX\)

\(\LaTeX\) is a high-quality typesetting system; it includes features designed for the production of technical and scientific documentation. Here is a crash course on learning how to use this for typesetting.

- TeX-LaTeX Stack Exchange
- The Comprehensive LaTeX Symbol List
- The Not So Short Introduction to LaTeX
- User’s Guide for the amsmath Package
- MathJax – Javascript Display Engine for Mathematics

## Study Abroad Opportunities

Study abroad programs are academic programs for undergraduate college students held at outside universities.

## Summer Programs

There are many summer programs that encourage positive growth as a mathematician and offer unique research experiences.

- National Security Agency
- Summer Program for Operations Research Technology
- Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU)
- List of Math Programs
- Summer Undergraduate Mathematical Science Research Institute (SUMSRI)
- Institute for Mathematics at NC State (IM@STATE)
- MSRI Undergraduate Program (MSRI-UP)

## Mathematics Competitions

Mathematics competitions or mathematical olympiads are competitive events where participants sit a mathematics test. These tests may require multiple choice or numeric answers, or a detailed written solution or proof. It may challenges teams of students to clarify, analyze, and propose solutions to open-ended problems. The contest attracts diverse students and faculty advisors from institutions around the world.

- Mathematical Contest in Modeling (MCM) / Interdisciplinary Contest in Modeling (ICM)
- International Mathematics Competition
- William Lowell Putnam Competition
- List of Mathematics Competitions

## Travel Funding

Below are list of organizations that provide travel funding for conferences.