Math Summer Institute
Thursday, July 18, 2013 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
The University of St. Thomas Summer Institute of Mathematics (UST-SIM) is a one-week program open to 20 students. It is designed to enrich and build upon concepts learned in algebra and geometry.
The critical thinking skills of students will be further developed through solving problems, applications and a project. Concepts presented during the program will also introduce students to the art of mathematical thinking.
All students who are accepted to the program should be familiar with concepts from Algebra I and Geometry. Students should know how to solve equations, triangle relations, and how to find areas and volumes.
Dates: July 15 - 19, 2013
Time: 9 a.m. - 3 p.m., lunch will be provided
Grades: 9th or 10th grade