ARchimedeans Math Club
About the Archimedeans
Math Club meetings are open to all SXU students and meetings are bi-weekly. Members are encouraged to suggest and/or organize activities. Please contact any of the Math Club Officers with your ideas or questions.
According to the Math Club Constitution (PDF), the purpose of the organization shall be:
- to promote an interest and an awareness of mathematics throughout the SXU community.
- to provide a social and intellectual environment to all students interested in mathematics.
- to engage in extra-curricular mathematical-related activities.
- to expose students to interesting topics in mathematics that they would not normally encounter in the classroom.
- to invite guests to speak to the club on mathematics topics and career options in math.
The 2016-2017 Math Club Officers
- President: Joseph An
- Vice President: Alexander Mendoza
- Treasurer: Zipporah Albritton
- Secretary: Rene Haskins
- Advisor: Dr. Kristen Schreck
- The Math Club Officers and members meet weekly during the 2016-2017 academic year on Fridays from Noon - 1 p.m. in Room L-312 (on the Math Department floor). Everyone is welcome to attend!
Activities for the Academic Year
- Math Game Day, Pi Day and Career Day
- Associated Colleges of the Chicago Area (ACCA) Calculus Competition. This team competition is administered annually at SXU and consists of problems from Calculus I through Multivariable Calculus
- A fun environment for solving math problems and puzzles
- Study groups, access to math software, textbooks and magazines
- End-of-the-year Math Movie Night and pizza party