Future Meetings

Meetings will be held every 3rd or 4th Monday of the scheduled month 6-8:30 pm and rotate between Saint Xavier University, Trinity Christian University,  University of St. Francis, and Lewis University. If you can’t make our meetings, check out our sister math teachers’ circle, The Chicago Math Teachers’ Circle, hosted at Loyola University.

Dates for 2016-2017 School Year:
We will be meeting on Mondays during the 2016-2017 school year:

  • September 18, 2017, at Lewis University,
    • Session Leaders: Angela Antonou & Mallory Johnson (St. Francis)
    • Topic: Recognizing Group Structure in Shapes and Images
  • October 16, 2017, at Trinity Christian College, 
    • Session Leader: Peter Tingley (Loyola)
    • Topic: Frogs and Toads: An exploration of problem-solving
  • November 20, 2017, at Saint Xavier University,
    • Session Leaders: Nikki Pitcher & Ahmad Mojiri (Saint Xavier)
    • Topic: Kirkman’s Schoolgirl Problem
    • RSVP: http://bit.ly/MTCNov2017 
  • January 22, 2018*, at Lewis University
  • February 26, 2018*, at University of St. Francis, 
    • Session Leaders: Kristen Schreck (Saint Xavier) & Amanda Snooks
    • Topic: The Game of SET
  • May 21, 2018, at Saint Xavier University,
    • Session Leaders: Jackie Murawska (Saint Xavier) & Dave Klanderman (Trinity Christian)
    • Topic: Star Polygon Investigations

*Note this is the fourth Monday of the month

Past Meetings and Topics: Dates for 2016-2017 School Year:

September 15, 2016 at Saint Xavier University, Topic: More Exploding Dots
October 20, 2016 at Trinity Christian College, Topic: Origami
November 17, 2016 at Lewis University, Topic:  Taxicab Geometry
January 19, 2017 at Saint Xavier University, Topic:  Ken-Ken
February 16, 2017 at Trinity Christian University, Topic: Cryptography
May 18, 2017 at Lewis University, Topic: Extension and generalization of numerical geometric, and algebraic patterns
August 2, 2017: 1-Day Math Teachers’ Circle Workshop at the University of St. Francis, Topics: Freeing the Clones, Exploding Dots, Hexaflexagons, Conway’s Rational Tangles