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Thursday, March 10 • 3:00pm - 3:45pm
Math Really Rocks – a Teacher / Astronomer’s Journey

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This uplifting and inspirational talk will focus on members of the mathematics and space science community who break the stereotype that many have of those in the mathematics profession.   From 400 years ago and a “moose in the house” to the team members who landed a car on Mars, you will learn first hand and be able to share with your students that Math Really Rocks!

Live feed link: http://livestream.com/southwesterncc/events/4939566

Speakers
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Billy Hix

Director of STEM Outreach, Motlow College
Hix is professor emeritus and is the founder and director of the Motlow College Foundation STEM Outreach program. This program provides free programs to all schools in the Motlow College service area. Since July 2015, Hix has worked with over 10,500 students and teachers. In addition, he has worked for NASA since 1997 and is a teacher liaison for the Space Foundation of Colorado. He conducts summer STEM camps to youth and teachers for the... Read More →


Thursday March 10, 2016 3:00pm - 3:45pm
First Floor

Attendees (46)