Rice University Mathematics Leadership Institute

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

2007 Colloquium Schedule

Wednesday, June 6
10:30 - 11:30 a.m.
John Polking
Professor Emeritus of Mathematics, Rice University
"Tropical Mathematics - A New Arithmetic with Interesting Applications"
Wednesday, June 13
10:30 - 11:30 a.m.
Richard Tapia
University Professor, Rice University
Maxfield-Oshman Professorship in Engineering, Rice University
"Promoting Students Appreciation for Math Through Applications to Very Cool Activities"
Wednesday, June 20
10:30 - 11:30 a.m.
Marla Stanley
Southwest Regional Sales Manager
Wright Group/ McGraw-Hill
Former Participant and Master Teacher, Rice University School Math Project
""The Many Hats of a Teacher""

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.