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The second annual Northland Sonia Kovalevsky Day (SK Day) is a day of fun mathematical activities and career information for 9th – 12th grade girls in the Duluth – Superior area.  The purpose of SK Day is to expose young women to the beauty of mathematics and encourage them to continue their study of mathematics in their future endeavors. 

The College of St. Scholastica will be hosting SK Day 2018 from 8:30 am until 3:30 pm on Wednesday 7 November 2018


Keynote Speaker:
Karen Jensen, Metropolitan Council Environmental Services

Workshops Presenters:
 Heather Kahler (UWS)
 Donna Kirk (CSS)
 Shah Zamir (UMD)

Events during SK Day 2018 include a keynote speaker, three workshops, panel discussion with undergraduate and graduate college students, lunch, and prizes.  

Sponsors:
American Association of University Women
College of St. Scholastica
University of Minnesota Duluth
University of Wisconsin-Superior


Our Goal:
Our goal is to inspire and encourage young women to study (or continue studying) mathematics.


Registration

Registration is OPEN!!  All students must be accompanied by a teacher, parent, or guardian.  Teachers (parents or guardians) can register by filling out the following google Registration Form.  Please send a list of the students coming and any dietary restrictions.  If you have any questions please contact Donna Kirk at dkirk@css.edu. Registration will close at the end of the day on Wednesday 31 October 2018. 


Parking

Free parking is available for participants.  Contact Donna Kirk at dkirk@CSS.edu for parking information.

Schedule

SK Day Schedule November 7, 2018

8:00-8:30Students/Teachers Arrive
8:15-8:45Check In/ Registration
8:45-9:00Opening Remarks, move to first sessions
9:00-10:00Session Block 1
10:00-11:00Panel with Undergrads/Grads
11:00-12:00Session Block 2
12:00-1:30Lunch and keynote speaker: Karen Jensen, Environmental Analyst | Environmental Services
1:30-2:30Session Block 3
2:30-3:00Raffle Prizes and Game
3:00-3:30Concluding Remarks