City College is celebrating Math Awareness month in April with a day of arithmetic festivities April 9.
City College’s Staff Resource Center invites all on campus to join in celebrating Math-Awareness month with a variety of hands on activities Wednesday in the Quad, outside the Learning Resource Center. The event is City College’s effort to make math fun while at the same time is a flex-credit opportunity for faculty.
According to Staff Resource Center event promotional materials, planned activities for the day include:
• A geometric hair- braiding demo • Sidewalk chalk Spiro-graphing • An interactive display of Fibonacci poetry • A human sundial activity • An activity on how to read Roman numerals • A math tattoo slideshow
Students are encouraged inquire of their respective faculty members if attending earns extra credit.
For more information, email assistant professor Gioia Fonda in the art department—FondaG@scccc.losrios.edu—for more information or contact Dean of Learning Resources Rhonda Rios Kravitz at (916) 558-2254 or FondaG@scccc.losrios.edu.