2012 MAM Competition

2012 Mathematics Awareness Month

Mathematics, Statistics and the Data Deluge
April 2012

Mathematics Department, University of Kansas

announces

Mathematics Competition
at four levels: Third-Fourth, Fifth-Sixth,
Junior High and High School

First, Second and Third Prizes awarded at each level.


Saturday, April 7, 2012
2:00 - 3:30 p.m.
405 Snow Hall
(Directions to Snow Hall)
University of Kansas

The exam at the third-fourth grade level will reflect math taught through the fourth grade; the fifth-sixth grade level will reflect math taught through the sixth grade. The exam at the Junior High level will reflect the level of math taught through the eighth grade. The exam at the High School level will cover material through the eleventh grade. Calculators will be allowed on the exam. Presentation of solutions is considered in the grading of the exam. Sample exams are on the department’s web site at: http://www.math.ku.edu/info/mathawareness/sample-problems.html For more information contact Bozenna Pasik-Duncan, 864-3651 (email: bozenna@math.ku.edu).

Winners will be notified by mail. Certificates for participants will be sent to their schools.

Registration begins at 2:00 pm. The exam will start at 2:30 pm and will last about one hour. Parents are welcome to wait in the lounge areas during the exam. Participants will be released to these areas when they complete the exam.



Recognition Ceremony Honors Employees’ Service

Congratulations to our faculty and staff who will be recognized at the 2017 Employee Recognition Ceremony for their years of service to KU.

Joseph Huber 10 years
Zsolt Talata 10 years
George Kangas 15 years
Milena Stanislavova 15 years
Atanas Stefanov 15 years
Erik Van Vleck 15 years
Yaozhoung Hu 20 years
Kerrie Brecheisen 30 years
Jeff Lang 30 years