MAM 2016

Mathematics Awareness Month
** April 2007 **

Mathematics Awareness Month at
Richard J. Daley College
Chicago IL

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  • Short Description:  Mathematical awareness week at R. Daley College

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Monday, April 16 10:30 a.m. Main Lobby Welcome and Opening Remarks Dr. Sylvia Ramos, President of Richard J. Daley College 10:45 a.m. Main Lobby Keynote Address Dr. Vali Siadat, Distinguished Professor and Chair of the Department of Mathematics, 2005 Illinois Professor of the Year, Daley College 11:15 a.m. "Imaging the Brain" Dr. Lalura White, M.D., Fetal Medical Specialist, Mercy Hospital 12:00 p.m. Faculty Lounge Student Activity Viewing of the exhibits and participation in cooperative problem solving activities. 12:00 Sudoku Competition Daley College Math Club 1:30 p.m. Awarding of Prizes and Refreshments Tuesday, April 17 10:30 a.m. Main Lobby Interactive Lecture Dr. Pierrick Hanlet, Mathematics Department, Daley College 11:45 a.m. Main Lobby Movies: "The right spin"; "Stand and deliver". Wednesday, April 18 10:30 a.m. Main Lobby "Math and Careers"? Speakers: Jean Johnson, Assistant Dean of Continuing Education, Daley College; Representatives from the Economics, Psychology, Business and Computer Departments of Daley College 12:00 p.m. Daley College Student scavenger hunt. Worksheets and instructions distributed after the lecture. Students will be given one hour to hunt. Faculty Lounge Math games and activities for students not participating in the scavenger hunt. 1:15 p.m. Faculty Lounge Discussion: Review of the results of the scavenger hunt. Refreshment and award prizes. Thursday, April 19 Math and the Fine Arts 10:30 a.m. "Art and Mathematics" Dr. James Christopher, Mathematics Department, Daley College 11:30 a.m. "Math and Music" Dr. Cyrill Oseledets, Mathematics Department, Daley College 12:15 p.m. Faculty Lounge Various student activities, math games, and refreshments Saturday, April 21 12: 00 p.m. Faculty Lounge Daley College Mathematical Olympiad