The Association for Women in Mathematics and the Center for Science and Mathematics Education are pleased to announce a showing of the documentary film:
Navajo Math Circles
Directed by George Paul Csicsery
Highlighting the special connections between Navajo culture, natural beauty, and mathematics, the Navajo Math Circles project summons applications of math in Native culture to provide tools for increasing math literacy. The film show how math circles help raise the hopes of parents, students and teachers for a brighter future.
Dr. Hugo Rossi, Professor Emeritus of Mathematics at the University of Utah, will be available after the film to answer audience questions about the project.
Thursday, April 13
- 6:30pm: Reception in ASB lobby – with flute music provided by Nino Reyos
- 7:00pm: Film in ASB 210
- 8:15pm: Q&A with Dr. Hugo Rossi
Refreshments will be served.