Math or Art? ... How about both?
The testing of any scientific hypothesis requires collecting data.
What to measure, when, and with what equipment all affect our predictive capabilities.
Measurements are fundamentally uncertain, and handling these errors is of paramount …
Movies about mathematics.
Math-adjacent event run by Math Club.
Addressing a need for guidance.
Billiards night was one of the first events that Christina and I plan for Math Club. It was a relatively simple event, focused on bringing together people For a night of pool and pizza. We played videos about billiards, including ones that went over the geometry of planning different types of shots on televisions in the background of the pool hall. We held this event several times over the years.
Competitive charity work.
Organizer of regional student conference.
Secured funding to support 300 attendees.
In my first year (2014-2015) of becoming involved in Math Club, I threw this poster together for a pretty simple event. For Pi Day, Math Club organized several events over the years that focused on simply enjoying the festivities, eating pie, and trying to bring in people from outside of the department’s and engage with the broader community.
Second year. One year we chose to fundraise and partnered with a local pizzeria to set up a day where a portion of their profits would be donated to girls who code, a nonprofit that focuses on education in programming.