MAM 2016

Mathematics Awareness Month
** April 2003 **

Mathematics Awareness Month at
Eckerd College
St. Petersburg FL

  • Contact:  David Kerr, <kerr@eckerd.edu>
  • Short Description:  Lego Sculptures

More information:

Eckerd College in St. Petersburg, Florida will be celebrating Mathematics Awareness Month with a Lego building competition on Thursday, April 17 from 9:30 - 12:30. Each student participant will receive a MAM poster printed on glossy photo paper, a copy of the article on Lego building by Andrew Lipson from the March 2003 issue of FOCUS, and a handout which includes information on the sculptures of Charles O. Perry and Helaman Ferguson. The students will then try to construct some of these mathematical sculptures using Lego blocks. Pizza and sweet tea will also be served.