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Math Awareness Month Winners 2011

2011 Mathematics Awareness Month

Unraveling Complex Systems
April 2011


Mathematics Competition Winners

3rd-4th Grade

  • First Place: William Wang, Pleasant Ridge Elementary, Overland Park
  • Second Place: Edward Liu, Sunset Ridge Elementary, Overland Park
  • Third Place: Robert Kullberg, Bentwood Elementary, Overland Park

5th-6th Grade

  • First Place: Lucy Li, Overland Trail Middle School, Overland Park
  • Second Place (tie): Jack Johnston, Prairie Star Middle School, Overland Park
  • Second Place (tie): Nicholas Johnston, Stanley Elementary, Overland Park
  • Second Place (tie): Shulammite Lim, Green Springs Elementary, Olathe
  • Second Place (tie): Rohit Ramachandran, Valley Park Elementary, Overland Park
  • Third Place: Steve Gan, Oxford Middle School, Overland Park

7th-9th Grade

  • First Place: Grace Brentano, Leawood Middle School, Leawood
  • Second Place (tie): Jack Chen, Blue Valley Northwest High School, Overland Park
  • Second Place (tie): Gavin Zhu, Lakewood Middle School, Overland Park
  • Second Place (tie): Mykell Ma, Blue Valley Northwest High School, Overland Park
  • Second Place (tie): Jenny Huang, Prairie Star Middle School, Overland Park
  • Third Place (tie): Yifeng Ding, Overland Trail Middle School, Overland Park
  • Third Place (tie): Tammy Ma, Harmony Middle School, Overland Park

10th-12th Grade

  • First Place: Karthik Chellamuthu, Blue Valley North, Overland Park
  • Second Place: Kevin Cao, Blue Valley Northwest High School, Overland Park
  • Third Place (tie): Allen Zhu, Blue Valley High School, Overland Park
  • Third Place (tie): Spencer Chu, Pembroke Hill, Kansas City, MO

Events Calendar

Using Math

CTE course transformation grant helps Emily Witt, assistant professor of math, develop active learning with student groups in calculus.  Positive results using modules developed with Justin Lyle and Amanda Wilkens, math graduate students, were attained.  Read more

Math and COVID-19: Sources on how math is being used to track the virus and its spread.  AMS link.

A mathematician-musician's breakthrough melds East, West. Read more.

Researcher's innovative approach to flood mapping support emergency management and water officials. Read more.

Nicole Johnson found a way to express her baton twirling using math. See video.