University of Regina to host Pi Day celebration

Media Advisory Release Date: March 11, 2016 8:30 a.m.

The Mathematics and Statistics Department and the Mathematics, Actuarial Science, and Statistics Student Society and are hosting a Pi Day celebration at the University of Regina.

Media are invited to attend the celebration which will include a lecture by Dr. Hugo Rodriguez Ordonez about the mathematics of Mayan calendars; there will be math games and a pie eating contest.

Pi Day will take place:

Monday, March 14, 2016
11:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Research and Innovation Centre (RIC)  Atrium
University of Regina

For more information about Pi Day, contact Karen Meagher at (306) 585-4886.


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