SONIA KOVALEVSKY   High School Mathematics Day at LSU
May 8th, 2010

Organized by the LSU Student Chapter of the Association for Women in Mathematics

Sonia Kovalevsky Bio

Schedule of Activities

Photo Gallery


This is the schedule of the LSU Sonia Kovalevsky Day:

8:20-8:45a.m Breakfast/Registration 
8:45-9:00a.m Welcome and Who was Sonia Kovalevsky? - Silvia Jimenez
9:05-9:55a.m Play SET (to get to know each other) - Maliha Bahri, Susan AbernathyAnna ZemlyanovaZuhal Yeter
10:00-10:30a.m Workshop 1: "Knot Coloring" - Heather Russell
10:35-11:05a.m Workshop 2: "Randomness isn't so random" - Prof. George Cochran
11:10-11:40a.m  Workshop 3: "Random Fibonacci Sequences" - Trevor McGuire
11:45-noon Group Photo
12:00-13:00p.m Group LUNCH - Social time - VIGRE experiences
13:05-13:30p.m  Keynote Speaker : Prof. Susanne Brenner
13:35-15:00p.m Math Battle: Susan Abernathy, Deborah Chun, Lee Windsperger
15:10-15:45p.m Career Discussion and Refreshments: Prof. Scott Baldridge, Susan Abernathy, Deborah Chun
15:45-16:20p.m Evaluations, Awards + Door Prizes, Conclusions.

The funds for the Sonia Kovalevsky Dat at LSU were provided by the LSU VIGRE Program