About the Mathletes Program
The FGCU Mathletes summer camp is a program for bright and talented middle school students interested in investigating concepts in mathematics that are not usually introduced at the middle school level. The program focuses on improving problem solving abilities, strengthening communication skills and developing collaboration and leadership skills. The setup of the program will provide an intellectually stimulating and supportive environment for middle school students to enhance their mathematical interests through early experience and exposure to STEM related careers. Participants will meet professionals in the field of mathematics, computer science, chemistry and engineering.
Summer 2014 Information
Location and Date: Florida Gulf Coast University.
Full Day (9 a.m. to 4 p.m.)
All applications must be received by May 1st.
Acceptance mailed by May 9th.
2014 Summer Camp Guest Speakers
Dr. Angela Meyers will talk about the solar system "What's New in the Solar System?" and will give a tour around the Egan Observatory on Tuesday, June 2nd.
Ms. Becky Bokrand, (CPA/CFF, CFE, PI ) Licensed Private Investigator Litigation, Forensic Accounting and Mediation Services at Markham Norton Mosteller Wright and Company, P.A. will talk about how she uses math in her job on Wednesday, June 4th.