# Useful Tips

How do I know if I'm good enough to go into Math?

Five suggestions to be a successful undergraduate by Ricardo Cortez

Studying tips from the Mathematics department at Baylor University

Understanding Mathematics by Peter Alfeld from the University of Utah

Time management by Terence Tao

How to give a good talk:

- "The DOs and DON'Ts of giving effective mathematical presentations"
- "Be considerate of your audience" and "Talks are not the same as papers" by Terence Tao
- Tips for giving math talks from Jordan Ellenberg

How to write a research paper:

- "On writing" by Terence Tao

Useful sites for Math undergrads:

- American Mathematical Society (AMS)
- Mathematical Association of America (MAA)
- Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM)
- Pi Mu Epsilon (PME)
- Institute for Operations Research and Management Sciences (INFORMS)
- American Statistical Association (ASA)
- Association for Women in Mathematics (AWM)
- National Association of Mathematicians (NAM)
- National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM)
- National Science Foundation (NSF)
- Society of Actuaries (SOA)
- NSF Mathematical Sciences Institutes

Math is great:

- How Math Solved the Mystery of the Missing Malaysian Jet's Path

Sustainability:

- Sustainability explained through animation
- Recycle Symbols and Numbers on Plastics
- 6 Easy Ways to be Eco-Friendly in College
- Environmental Sustainability
- How to be environmentally friendly - Top 10 Tips
- Sustainability Explanation by Animation
- The lexicon of sustainability: The story of an Egg
- Smartphones and sustainability
- Slides made by Sharon Curry (Trinity University):