Western Carolina University will host its 47th annual High School Mathematics Contest on Thursday, March 15, with approximately 500 of the region’s top high school and junior high school mathematics students competing.
Western Carolina University professor of mathematics Julie Barnes was working with Beth Schaubroeck, a professor of mathematics at the Air Force Academy, on a research project related to complex numbers when the two noticed their work was generating some interesting images.
A new laboratory offering three-dimensional visualization of math concepts and computer science object models now offers students in WCU’s Mathematics and Computer Science Department a unique tool for their assignments and projects.
Western Carolina University will host its 45th annual High School Mathematics Contest on Thursday, March 17, with 415 of the region’s top high school and junior high school mathematics students competing.
A team of three Western Carolina University math students earned meritorious honors ― and were a judges’ favorite ― in the inaugural Shenandoah Valley Math Modeling Challenge held at Virginia Military Institute in Lexington, Virginia.