Fall 2017

Class meetings: MWF 1:30 - 2:30 Eckharrt 133

Instructor: Professor Steve Lalley

Office: 323 Jones Hall

Office Hours: Tuesday 1:00 - 2:00

Phone: 702-9890

E-mail:
`lalley@galton.uchicago.edu`

Course Assistant: Chris McKennon

E-mail: `cgm29@galton.uchicago.edu`

Weekly Help Sessions: Wednesday 4:00-5:00 Jones 226 and Thursday 5:00 - 6:00 p.m. Eckhart 133

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- Text: Probability by Jim Pitman
- Course Outline (Tentative)
- Course Rules
- Midterm Exam: Thursday October 26 7:00-8:30 p.m.Room TBA
- Final Exam: Wednesday December 6 1:30 - 3:30 Eckhart 133

- Assignment 1 Due: Friday September 29
- Assignment 2 Due: Friday October 6
- Assignment 3 Due: Friday October13
- Assignment 3: Bonus Problem Due: Friday October13
- Assignment 4 Due: Friday October 20
- Assignment 5 Due: Wednesday October 25
- Midterm Review Exercises Not to be turned in!
- Assignment 6 Due: Friday November 3
- Assignment 7 Due: Friday November 10
- Assignment 8 Due: Friday November 17
- Assignment 9 Due: Wednesday November 29

- Office Hours November 30, December 5: Chris McKennon will have office
hours
- Thursday, 11/30 from 5-6pm in E133
- Tuesday, 12/5 from 3:30-4:30 in Jones 226

- Office Hour December 4: Professor Lalley will have an office hour Monday December 4 1:00 - 2:00 p.m.
- Office Hours November 28: Chris McKennon will have office hours In Jones 226 next Tuesday, November 28, from 3:30 -- 4:30 p.m.
- Help sessions November 21: Chris McKennon and Petr Panov will have office hours In Jones 226 next Tuesday, November 21, Petr 2--3 p.m. and Chris 3 -- 4 p.m.
- There will be no office hours or help sessions on Wednesday or Thursday November 22 - 23.
- There will be NO CLASS on Friday October27.
- You will be allowed ONE PAGE OF NOTES for the Midterm Exam.
- You will be allowed ONE PAGE OF NOTES for the Final Exam.
- IMPORTANT! I mean REALLY IMPORTANT! The Final Exam will be held on Wednesday December 6 1:30 -- 3:30 p.m. in Eckhart 133