YSU MathFest - Thursday October 1 - 2015


Each year, the YSU Department of Mathematics and Statistics sponsors the annual YSU MathFest. The purpose of this one day event is to celebrate the beauty and power of mathematics with three hundred and fifty high school students from northeastern Ohio and western Pennsylvania.

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At YSU MathFest, students participate in interesting Workshops, and competitions, such as the Mixed Team Competition, and the Challenge of Champions Test. Prior to YSU MathFest, students have the opportunity to participate in a Statistic Poster Contest .

This years MathFest will be held on Thursday October 1, 2015 at the Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Youngstown State University. For directions to YSU, please go to this university page on directions.


08:30 - 09:00 Registration
09:00 - 09:10 Welcome
09:15 - 10:15 Mixed Team Competition OR
Challenge of Champions Test
10:25 - 11:10 Workshop I
11:25 - 12:10 Workshop II
12:10 - 01:00 Lunch
01:00 - 01:45 Presentation by John Holcomb,
Cleveland State University
01:45 - 02:00 Prize-Giving / Closing Remarks
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