Sonya Kovalevsky Festival
Saturday, October 23, 2010
Syracuse University
Department of Mathematics
8:30 am - 3:00 pm


Sonya Kovalevsky
First Woman Ph.D. in Mathematics

Schedule of Events

8:30 - 9:00
Registration
Information on Careers in Mathematics.
Refreshments
Variety of books to peruse.
Mathematics games and puzzles to play.
Location:  Carnegie Library Reading Room
9:00 - 9:15 Welcome 
Overview of the Day's Program
Introduction of Workshop Leaders
9:20 - 10:40
Workshop 1
10:40 - 11:00 Snack and recreation
11:00 - 12:20 Workshop 2
12:30 - 1:30
Lunch
Opportunity to talk with others.
Books, games, and puzzles, posters.
Career information.
1:30 - 3:00 WiSE workshop  
 

Workshops:

Dr. Sul-Young Choi
Le Moyne College
Dept. of Mathematics
Mathematics: So the winner is ....: voting schemes around us
Dr. Amanda Beeson
University of Rochester
Dept. of Mathematics
Mathematics: Bubbles

Dr. Julie Hasenwinkel
Syracuse University
LC Smith College of Engineering
The Mechanics of Biomaterials: How Things Bend and Break
Dr.Jennifer Schwarz
Syracuse University
Department of Physics
Physics: Heat Engines and What Makes Cars Go
Dr. Marjory Baruch
Syracuse University
College of Engineering and Computer Science
Dept. of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Teacher Workshop
Send me email - what mathematics do you want to look at?

Registration Materials

Sponsored by

Syracuse University Mathematics Dept. SU
LC Smith College of Engineering and Computer ScienceLCS

Technology Alliance of Central New York TACNY
WiSE - Women in Science and Engineering WiSE

Questions or comments: Marjory Baruch mjbaruch@syr.edu