Math Outreach

Acadia professors and students are involved in several math-related activities for middle and high school students in the area.  These activities include:

  • Classroom visits (currently to middle school classes in Wolfville, New Minas and Kentville)
  • Math Buffet, an after-school event with several interactive mathematical presentation on topics designed go beyond what students see in high school.  Similar to "Math Circles" events organized by Dalhousie University.

    2018 - 19 dates are:
    • December 3 (tentative) at Acadia
    • February 11 at Acadia
    • May 6 at Acadia

  • Math League, a valley chapter of the NS Math League.  These team-based math problem solving competitions take place on three Saturdays over the year, with a provincial championship in the spring.  Contact Jeff Hooper (Jeff.Hooper@acadiau.ca ) if you are interested.  Dates are still being finalized, with tentative dates listed below.
    • Nov 24 or Dec 1
    • Jan 19 or 26
    • Mar 2 or 9

For more information on math outreach, contact Hugh Chipman.

Acadia is proud to be sponsored by AARMS.