• Free Coffee Tuesdays 9 - 11 a.m.
    and optional socializing with Math Center tutors and staff.

  • MathVision Vids Wednesdays 12 - 8 p.m.
    In coordination with the STEMester theme, the Math Center has a playlist of documentaries, movies, and educational tips. The videos play at reduced volume in the large back room of the Math Center.

Spring 2018 STEMester

Every week in the semester, a different mathematical or STEM-related theme is presented. All students are welcome to attend the speakers and presentations, including the movie and documentary viewings.

Week  Starting  STEMester Topic and Presentations
1 Jan. 16  Open week
2 Jan. 22 Math Anxiety
3 Jan. 29 Puzzles and Games

Feb. 5

Computer Science

  • The STEM Behind the Bitcoin, Dr. Bun Yue
  • How to Apply Mathematics to Make a Lot of Money, Dr. Boetticher

Feb. 12

Persons of Color in Mathematics and STEM

  • MathVision Marathon
    First Incarnation of Star Trek (1966)
    Wednesday, February 14
    12 - 8 p.m., B2127

  • The Country’s Best Kept Secret - Women in STEM
    Tonya Lloyd
    Thursday, February 15, 12 p.m., B2127
    Learn about the contributions of five underrepresented women in STEM.
    Enjoy pizza provided by the Math Center.

  • Film: Hidden Figures (2016)
    Thursday, February 15
    6 p.m., B2127
    View the inspiring story of some of NASA’s female contributors (starring Tajari P. Henson, Octavia Spencer, and Janelle Monae).
6 Feb.19 Engineering
7 Feb.26 3D Printing
8 Mar. 5 Biology
9 Mar. 12 Spring Break
10 Mar.19  Actuarial Science
11 Mar.26  Chemistry
12 Apr. 2  Probability and Statistics
13 Apr. 9  Geometry
14 Apr. 16  Physics
15 Apr. 23  Math and Pop Culture
  • Math Center

    Phone: 281-283-2460

    Bayou Building 2127
    2700 Bay Area Blvd
    Houston, TX 77058-1002

    Regular office hours:
    Monday - Thursday, 8 a.m. - 8 p.m.
    Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

    Please call ahead during holidays and semester breaks.