Activities

Outreach Activities at Institutions Nationwide
 Find out what institutions across the U.S. have done for Math Awareness Week.
Related Events
Boston Marathon TShirt
Contest

Read mathematician Ed Packel's account of the marathon, as well as the tshirt contest results.
 "A Delicate Balance" to air during
MAW

A television program featuring the work of several mathematicians will be on
PBS during Math Awareness Week.
Open Lectures
 SIAM Expository Lecture
 On April 10th at the University of Maryland, Mathematician Thomas Saaty gave a lecture entitled "Mathematics and
Decision Making."
 AMS Arnold Ross
Lecture Series
 Mathematicians Hyman Bass and Barry Mazur will be giving lectures during Math Awareness
Week at the University of Maryland, College Park.
 Lecture at Purdue
 Northwestern University mathematics professor Don Saari gave a lecture at Purdue
on Thursday, April 11, in conjunction with Math Awareness Week. The lecture was entitled, "Do we, inadvertently, choose badly?"
