Math Camp

  • TA: Aissata Thiam and Monica Angelotti
  • Location: 3911 WWPH (Posvar Hall)
  • Wednesday Aug 22 2018, 9-4pm:
  • 9:00-9:30 registration, materials & setup, baseline quiz.
    9:40-10:50 Lecture 1: Linear functions, Exercise 1
    10:50-11:00 Meet your quant professors
    11:00-11:15 Break
    11:15-12:00 Lecture 2: Nonlinear functions and derivatives, Exercise 2
    12:00-1:00 Lunch Break
    1:00-1:15pm Amazing Analytics Race teams (TAs)
    1:15-2:45 Lecture 3: Intro to Stats, Exercise 3
    2:45-3:00pm Break
    3:00pm-3:30pm Team exercise

  • Thursday Aug 23 2018, 12:30-5pm:
  • 12:30 room open
    1pm race starts
    Data 1
    Data 2
    4pm race ends. Evaluation
    4:30pm post-camp survey, solutions and winners

    • Post-camp survey
    • Amazing Analytics Race

      2017 Amazing Analytics Race Champion: Aissata Thiam and Monica Angelotti
      1st runner up: Logan Bialik and Elisabeth Fries
      2nd runner up: Robert Smith and Leah Kaufman
      TAs: Alicia Houser and Meghan Yost
      2016 Amazing Analytics Race Champion: Alicia Houser and Meghan Yost
      1st runner up: Leona Xu and Elisabeth Benfield
      2nd runner up: Anjali Martin and Celene Chavez, and (tie) Huiru Kang and Zhihan Zhang
      TAs: Kexin Shu and Matthew Davenport
      2015 Amazing Analytics Race Champion: Kexin Shu and Matthew Davenport
      1st runner up: Martina Gesell and Xingliu Zhang
      2nd runner up: Luis Alonso and Adam Mark
      TAs: Shuning Tong and Scott McAllister
      2014 Amazing Analytics Race Champion: Stephen Worman and Abraham Kim
      1st runner up: Scott McAllister and Shuning Tong
      2nd runner up: Connor Wangler and Ann Kauffman
      TAs: Nathan Karle and Jingyi Zhang
      2013 Amazing Analytics Race Champion: Nathan Karle and Hao Xue
      1st runner up: Mengdi Sun and Sarah Markwardt
      2nd runner up: Chris Babel and Henry Owens
      TAs: Katherine Hart and Jikuo Lu