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Math Awareness Month

Math Awareness 2015 Poster

Each year, the month of April is designated the Mathematics Awareness Month by

to recognize the importance of mathematics. In 2015 the theme of Math Awareness Month is Math Drives Careers.

Activities at Texas A&M University:
Pi Day of the Century — Saturday March 14, 2015
Math Fair — Saturday April 18, 2015
9:00 am - 1:30 pm

Math Fair Schedule

9:00–9:30 Registration (Blocker lobby)
9:30–9:45 Welcome: Prof. Paulo Lima-Filho
Overview: Prof. Robert Gustafson (BLOC 102)
9:45–11:00 Problem Solving Contests (BLOC 102)
9:45–12:00 Mathematical Art (BLOC 148)
9:45–12:00 Mathematical Games and Activities (BLOC 107 and 111)
9:45–12:00 Movies: "Counting From Infinity" and "Flatland" (BLOC 113)
11:00–12:00 Buzz contest led by Prof. Doug Hensley (BLOC 102)
12:00–12:30   Pizza Lunch (BLOC 102)
12:30-1:00 Presentation by Prof. Riad Masri: "Gaps between Prime Numbers" (BLOC 102)
1:00–1:30 Contest Awards (BLOC 102)

Free Parking in unmarked, unnumbered spaces in lots 50 and 51.
If you park in Northside Garage across from Blocker, you will have to pay
the parking fee.

Problems and solutions from some previous
Problem Solving Contests:

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Previous Years

Photos from Math Fair 2014
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