GEMS

2016 Sonia Math Day: Games on Surfaces

Saturday, April 23, 2016

The Association for Women in Mathematics (AWM) will hold its sixth Sonia Math Day for high school girls (8th - 12th grade). The AWM provides fun activities, lunches, shirts, and mathematical prizes for the girls! [Flier]

We will explore combinatorics and graph theory through a number of hands-on activities!

Registration

The registration link can be accessed here. The deadline for registration is Friday, April 1, 2016.

There is no registration fee.

Because space is limited, please notify us of cancellations by emailing Michelle Delcourt at delcour2@illinois.edu.

Schedule

Time
Event
9:00 - 9:30 a.m.

Registration
Altgeld 245

9:30 - 9:45 a.m.

Welcome Slides
Altgeld 245

9:45 - 10:00 a.m.

Icebreaker Activity
Altgeld 173

10:00 - 10:50 a.m.

Session 1
Non-orientable Surfaces
Altgeld 173

11:00 a.m.- 11:50 a.m.

Session 2
Untangling Headphones on Surfaces
Altgeld 159

12:00 - 12:50 p.m.

Pizza Lunch
Altgeld 173

1:00 p.m.- 1:50 p.m.

Session 3
Games on Surfaces
Altgeld 159

Sponsors

We would like to thank: