January 2023 MTCA Session: “Let’s Meet in the Middle”

University of Texas at Austin Physics, Mathematics, Astronomy (PMA) Room 9.166

The University of Texas at Austin Math Teachers' Circle Please join us in person for dinner & active mathematics led by Dr. Lorenzo Sadun of UT Austin! The Intermediate Value Theorem says that a function that goes from negative to positive (or vice-versa) either has to pass through zero or has to jump. This simple […]

October 2022 Mathematics Teachers’ Circle of Austin

University of Texas at Austin Physics, Mathematics, Astronomy (PMA) Room 9.166

Join us for dinner & mathematics!How to Mathematically Immerse Yourself in a Perspective Drawingwith Fumiko Futamura, Southwestern UniversityWhen strolling around a museum, you have probably seen works of art that create a realistic sense of space. Many of these works are done using linear perspective, using the geometry behind projecting the three-dimensional world onto a two-dimensional canvas. A […]