Advice for Probability Graduate Students
Online Seminar Lists
 Math Seminars dot org, online seminars in all areas of math.
 Online Math Seminars, another listing for all areas of math.
Online Probability Seminar Series
 One World Probability Seminar
 The Probability Seminar of the Americas
 Columbia’s Online Probability Seminars
 U of Utah’s Online Probability Seminars
Online Conferences

 New Developments in Probability
 Sponsored by Women in Probabilility
 May 12  14, 2021
Online Summer School

 CRMPIMS Probability Summer School,
 May 24  June 18, 2021.
 Hybrid format, registration deadline for inperson participation (in Montreal) is February 21.
Online Resources
 Current Preprints
 ArXive Probability Preprints
 Download Articles (older than 1 or 2 years)
 JSTOR
 Project Euclid
 Electronic Journals
 Electronic Journal of Probability
 Probability Surveys
 Latin American J. of Prob. and Math. Stat.
 Personal Web Pages
 Another good way to find papers.
Opinions and Philosophy
Life in General
 Video on the importance longterm effort.
 Jobs at Companies, from the point of view of Statistics.
Mathematics
 Weinan E The Dawning of a New Era in Applied Mathematics
 Mumford The Dawning of the Age of Stochasticity
 Thurston, On Proof and Progress in Mathematics
Avoiding SelfDelusion
 Donoho, Reproducible Research
 Feynman, Cargo Cult Science
 Freedman, Statistical Models and Shoe Leather
General Advice
 Fan Chung’s Advice for Grad Students
 Terence Tao’s Career Advice
 Ravi Vakil’s Advice for Grad Students
 Steven Weinberg, Four Golden Lessons
 Harvard’s Guide to Graduate Study in Math.
Math Institutes
Travel is now difficult or impossible. Please click on the above link to see my list of institutes.
InPerson Conferences
Almost all of these are canceled, but may start again soon.
Online Books
The following archives have huge numbers of wonderful math books and papers. Their status is uncertain; use them at your own discretion.
Special Pages
 Women in Probability
 The Big Math Network, about jobs at companies.