# ASS x MUMS Presents: LaTeX Workshop

## Time & Location

## About the Event

The recording of the workshop is available here.

Actuarial Students’ Society (ASS) in collaboration with Melbourne Uni Maths and Stats Society (MUMS) present to you 🥁🥁 Skill Development Workshops - LaTeX/Overleaf (for beginners)! ✨

What is LaTeX❓

LaTeX is a unique documentation system that is often used in

- Academic papers
- Books
- Lecture Slides & tutorial sheets
- Other publications

In this workshop, you will learn the basics of how to use LaTeX to create neat and professional assignments.

Why use LaTeX❓

LaTeX produces documents of high typographical quality. Thus, students undertaking subjects that require typing complicated mathematical symbols (eg: annuity formulas, subscript, superscript) will be able to save time and produce better text documents.

Overview of the workshop 👩💻👨💻

- Create your first LaTeX document using Overleaf
- Formatting
- Lists and enumerations
- Hyperlinks
- Images
- Tables
- Maths environment
- Actuarial symbols

Registration form: https://forms.gle/88Abz74FHSrt3Bmb8

Note: In our workshop, we will be using Overleaf, which is an online Latex editor. Prior to attending the event, kindly make a free account in Overleaf. 👇

Overleaf account: https://www.overleaf.com/register