2013-2014 Academic Year Meetings

Our successful first year of FCMTC meetings motivated us to host six FCMTC meetings again during the 2013-14 academic year. The sessions were led by mathematics professors and were well attended by enthusiastic middle school teachers. 

All meetings were held after school from 4:30 – 6:00pm with refreshments from 4:15pm.

Fall 2013 Meetings:

Thursday, October 17, 2013
Title: Compositions
Session Leader: George Goss, Sacred Heart University

Thursday, November 7, 2013
Title: Dominoes, Problem Solving and Graph Theory
Session Leader: Lauren Rose, Bard College and Mid-Hudson MTC

‌Monday, December 9, 2013
Title: Origami
Session leader: Julianna Stockton, Sacred Heart University

Spring 2014 Meetings:

Thursday, March 27, 2014
Title: Business Cards Origami
Session Leader: Vera Cherepinsky, Beacon School, Greenwich Education Group

Monday, April 28, 2014
Title: Ratio and Proportion
Session Leader: Rose Marie Kini, Professor Emeritus, Sacred Heart University

Tuesday, May 20, 2014
Title: Cryptography
Session Leader: Ben Fine, Fairfield University

We are very grateful for the generous support we received from the American Institute of Mathematics, People's Bank and GE.