MEDIA ALERT
 
DATE:  April 20, 2004
CONTACT: Dr. Elaine Young, Assistant Professor of Mathematics, (361) 825-2819; Steve Paschal, Public Affairs (361) 825-2336


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WHO:           Council of Teachers of Mathematics at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi
 
WHAT:          Math Survivor Challenge     
 
WHEN:          Wednesday, April 21 from2-4 p.m.
 
WHERE:        Dr. Hector P. Garcia Plaza
 
 
Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi Students to Face Off in Sole Survivor Math Challenge at Dr. Hector P. Garcia Plaza

The Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi chapter of the Council of Teachers of Mathematics will hold a Math Survivor Challenge on Wednesday, April 21 from 2-4 p.m. at the Dr. Hector P. Garcia Plaza.

Contestants will join a tribe for the first round of competition with members of the winning tribe competing for the title of Sole Survivor. The event is designed to promote problem solving through mathematics and is part of a membership drive by the University’s math club.