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.