Rice University Mathematics Leadership Institute

Rice University Houston Independent School District Aldine Independent School District National Science Foundation

2008 Colloquium Schedule

Wednesday, June 11
10:30 - 11:30 a.m.
Cynthia Lanius
Educational Consultant, Rice University
“Mathematics Teaching: Learning, Extending, Following, and Leading”
Wednesday, June 18
10:30 - 11:30 a.m.
Mike Wolf
Professor and Mathematics Department Chair, Rice University
“How Nature Chooses Its Shapes: The Geometry of Soap Films”
Wednesday, June 25
10:30 - 11:30 a.m.
Jason Gershman
Assistant Professor of Mathematics and Statistics, Nova Southeastern University
“Deal or No Deal: Fair or Not Fair?”

Colloquia will be held in the Multi-Purpose Room

Pin Oak Middle School
4601 Glenmont

Please Be Prompt.

Former RUSMP Participants are welcome to attend. If you plan to join us, please RSVP to gloria.briones@rice.edu by the Monday prior to the colloquium you wish to attend.