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Pi-Day Celebration - "More than Meets the Pi!" by Alissa Crane

Date: 3/14/2018, 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Location: Campus Center (CC) Monarch Hall


Pi-Day Celebration - "More than Meets the Pi!" by Alissa Crane

The LAVC Math STEM program is holding a "Pi-Day Celebration" on Wednesday, March 14 from 10:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. in Monarch Hall. 

This year, the invited keynote speaker is Alissa S. Crans, professor of Mathematics at Loyola Marymount University (LMU), is the recipient of MAA Hasse Prize for expository writing on mathematics, as well as Alder Award for distinguished teaching by a beginning college/university mathematics faculty. Alissa is known for her research in the field of higher-dimensional algebra and her active mentoring and supporting of women, underrepresented students, and junior faculty.

The following is the schedule of "Pi-Day" events: 

  • Student Clubs Exhibits, Pi-Runner and Other Games on Wednesday, April 14 from 10:30-11:30 a.m. in Campus Center's Monarch Hall.

  • Keynote Address: "More than Meets the Pi!" by Alissa Crans, LMU Math Professor, on Wednesday, April 14 from 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. in Campus Center's Monarch Hall. 

  • Student Math League Awards, Lunch and Door Prizes on Wednesday, April 14 from 12:30-1:15 p.m. in Campus Center's Monarch Hall. 

  • Jeopardy Game on Wednesday, April 14 from 1:15-2:30 p.m. in Campus Center's Monarch Hall. 

For more information, contact Luis Cabrera at (818) 778-5683.

This event is wheelchair accessible. Individuals needing sign language interpreters, assisted listening devices, large print, Braille materials or any other accommodations should contact Luis Cabrera at (818) 778-5683 or cabrerla@lavc.edu.


Ticket Cost: Free

Parking: Guest should park in Parking Structure – 2-4 Floors. Parking permits are required at all times. Daily Parking permits for student parking spots can be purchased at an LAVC parking pay station. View campus map

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For more information please contact: LAVC Math STEM, Luis Cabrera

Phone: (818) 778-5683

Email: cabrerla@lavc.edu

Learn more at: http://www.lavc.edu/stem/index.aspx