Northwest Mathematics Interaction

Alumni Reunion Workshop

August 2-3, 2003

The Alumni Reunion Workshop is free Saturday through Sunday morning workshop that will feature exciting new NWMI activities, presentations and conversations with fellow NWMI alumni, and the construction of the traditional BIG geometry object.

Who Can Attend?

Anyone who has attended the NWMI Summer Geometry Institute or one of the NWMI minicourses is eligible to attend.

Cost and Clock Hours

There is no charge for the workshop. Clock hours will be available at modest cost.


Free housing on the UW campus is provided for Saturday night, if requested. Also, for alumni who will be taking a minicourse on Monday, NWMI will also provide housing Sunday night.

Program Schedule


Saturday, August 2

  • 8:30-9:00 Registration
  • 9:00-10:00 Golden Ratio - Troy Jones
  • 10:00-11:30 Curvature - Philip Mallinson
  • 11:30-12:30 Lunch
  • 12:30-1:30 Cat's Cradle - Mike Naylor
  • 1:30 - 2:00 DOD Schools - Karen Nagata
  • 2:00 - 2:30 Cereal Boxes - Beverly Farahani
  • 2:30-2:45 Break
  • 2:45-5:00 Stellations - Will Webber
  • 5:00-7:00 No-host dinner
  • 7:00 - 9:00 Alumni Presentations


Sunday, August 3

  • Breakfast on Campus; Check out, if needed
  • 8:30-9:30 Coincidences in Counting -Brian Hopkins
  • 9:30 - 10:15 Flatland - Celeste Williams
  • 10:15-10:30 Break
  • 10:30-11:30 Right angle pentagons - Peg Cagle
  • 11:30 - 12:30 Conway Pencil Models - Jim King

Use this link to fill out the online form that will add sign you up for the Alumni Reunion. You should get an email response from NWMI within about a week confirming your registration. Further information about the program will appear on this page as August approaches. You will also get further information via email and US Mail.

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