Save the date!
Saturday April 6, 2013
ASU West Campus - La Sala Ballroom
This year's theme is: Using BioStatistics to Improve Public Health!
Dr. Amylou Dueck from the Mayo Clinic Scottsdale will be our keynote speaker for this year's event.
You are invited to Arizona State University’s West campus to celebrate the life of Sonia Kovalevsky, the first woman to receive a PhD in Mathematics and to celebrate the participation of all women in mathematics. The day will include a math competition with prizes, networking with other local high school women, math-based lectures, tips on applying to college, info on careers in mathematics, and a special workshop for teachers.
There is no charge for the event, but lunch is not provided. You can bring your own lunch or enjoy an all-you-can-eat buffet for a small fee of $5.79. Certificates of participation for students, certificates of service hours for teachers, and t-shirts for all participants!
Registration opens on MLK Day
final deadline to register is
5:30pm April 1st
Kovalevsky HS Mathematics Day Schedule
Saturday, April 6th, 2013
8:30 – 8:55 Registration & refreshments
8:55 - 9:00 Welcome address
Dr. Omayra Ortega, Mistress of Ceremonies, Professor of Applied Mathematics ASU
9:00 - 9:50 Invited Keynote Speaker
“Overcoming Adversity in Pursuit of Professional Goals”
Dr Amylou Dueck, Assistant Professor of BioStatistics, Mayo Clinic Scottsdale
10:00 – 10:20 Group Picture
10:30 – 11:00 Networking Activity
11:00 – 12:15 *Students Only Session*
Hands-On Activity – Mathematics Competition!
11:00 – 12:00 *Teachers Only Session*
Mentoring Your Students Through The College Application Process
Carlos Correa, Student Outreach Specialist & Program Coordinator at ASU
(VDP Multipurpose rooms)
12:15 – 12:45 Lunch (VDP Multipurpose rooms)
12:55 –1:45 Career Path Discussion Panel (La Sala Ballrooms)
1:45 – 2:00 Awards Ceremony & Closing Statements