Subscribe to the department calendar via email
We maintain a low-traffic mailing list called MATH_EVENTS featuring weekly updates from the online calendar as well as occasional messages from faculty members advertising talks and other department events.
To subscribe, send a message to firstname.lastname@example.org with the text
subscribe MATH_EVENTSin the body of the message.
To unsubscribe, use
If you would prefer to receive only notifications for a specific event type, you can subscribe instead to any of the following lists. Just follow the instructions above, but with one of the following names instead of
Follow us on Twitter
You can also receive notifications on Twitter. Typically we tweet links to upcoming events on the day before they occur.
Follow us at the Twitter handle @URMathematics.
Subscribe to our iCalendar feed
We also publish a news feed of upcoming events in the standard iCalendar format, which is understood by programs like Apple Calendar (Mac), Microsoft Outlook (Windows), Google Calendar (web-based), and many others. Once you subscribe to the feed, your calendar program will automatically fetch and display new events as they’re announced.
From the File menu choose New Calendar Subscription…. A dialog box will appear asking for a URL. Enter:
and click Subscribe. You’ll see a new dialog box with various parameters you can set. Enter a descriptive name, e.g. “UR Math Events”. Set Auto-refresh to Every day and click OK.
Log into your account at Google Calendar. On the left-hand side of the page you should see the heading Other calendars. Click the down-arrow to the right of one of these headings to bring up a menu. Choose Add by URL. You’ll see a dialog box. Enter:
and click Add Calendar.