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Shippensburg University’s Annual Math & Computer Science Day will take place on Tuesday March 26, 2019. This is a day for high school students to visit campus and participate in math and computer science events including a Julia Robinson Math Festival. Questions about the mathematics events can be sent to Lance Bryant (lebryant@ship.edu), and questions about the computer science event can be sent to Dudley Girard (cdgira@cs.ship.edu).  

About JRMF

A Julia Robinson Mathematics Festival offers students advanced and thought-provoking mathematics in a social and cooperative atmosphere. Students choose among several tables offering problem sets, games, or puzzles with mathematical themes. They work as long as they wish, while a facilitator provides support and encouragement. Motivation comes from the social interaction, rather than from any prize, grade, medal, or ranking. Festivals are run locally and supported by a national network. They can address any level of student, from those struggling with mathematics to those soaring in achievement.