The Summer Program is a rigorous academic enrichment program for promising high school juniors interested in studying and exploring careers in science, engineering, and mathematics. During three to four weeks in the summer before their senior year, participants tackle advanced academic challenges, develop the skills in current technology in science and engineering, improve communication of scientific principles, and create a network of individuals with similar interest.
The title of this blog explains it all. It is indeed the last night at this wonderful program. The feeling is sad, but I am so excited to see my family and friends back in Sugar Land! My friends persistently call me and tell me how much they miss me! The past three weeks have [...]
Today was such a long day! My group and I worked on our final project all day but we finally finished! I felt like this day was going to never end! Dr. Glakpe just approved our projects and it’s almost 9:30PM but in the end it was all worth it. I’m ready to go back [...]
Studying Students Studying Calculus: A Look at the Lives of Minority Mathematics Students in College is an article written by Phillip Uri Treisman, a professor of mathematics and public affairs at the University of Texas. In the article, Treisman is trying to address a specific problem which is the rate of failure of Black [...]