2013 News
Department of Mathematics Newsletter
Connect 2013
City of San Marcos Celebrates Math Awareness Month
San Marcos, TX  April 3, 2013
Mayor Daniel Guerrero honors educators at Texas State University and San Marcos CISD as they celebrate Mathematics Awareness Month and the essential role of math in daily life. Pictured below, from L to R, are Mayor Guerrero, Joyce Fischer and Hiroko Warshauer, Texas State University Mathematics faculty, and undergraduate math major Melody Packard; Back row are Council Member Wayne Becak, Doug Wozniak, Miller Middle School Principal, Council Member Shane Scott, and Daniel Campos, Texas State Math Club president. (Photo by Don Anders).
4th Annual Graduate Mathematics Open House
Interested in exploring graduate study in mathematics or mathematics education?
 Receive information about our master’s and doctoral programs.
 Discover how to apply for our doctoral assistantship of $26,780 or our master’s assistantship of $12,514.
 Learn what prepares you for graduate school.
 Participate in “The Math in the Picture” contest.
 Visit with faculty and students who are enrolled in the program.
Hosted by:
The Department of Mathematics
Texas State University
San Marcos, Texas
Friday, November 8
Math in the Picture Winners!
Congratulations to the following prize winners at the 4th Annual Graduate Open House Math in the Picture Competition:
Judge's Choice
Adam Chalupa Senior  Texas State University
Judge's Choice  Runner Up
Joni Schneider Graduate Student  Texas State University
Judge's Choice  3rd Place
Christopher Bell Sophomore  Texas State University
Judge's Choice  Future Bobcat
Trey Shaffer 9th Grade  Vista Ridge High School
People's Choice  College Level
Hoda Tavakoli Graduate Student  Texas State University
People's Choice  Future Bobcat Reha Kakkar 6th Grade  Kealing Middle School 

NAM MATHFest XXIII A Conference for Undergraduates in Mathematics Sponsored by the National Association of Mathematicians, Inc. (NAM)
Hosted by:
The Department of Mathematics
Texas State University
San Marcos, Texas
Friday, November 8 – Saturday, November 9, 2013