## MC (April 1, 2014)

Our final Math Circle of this semester is April 1 (no fooling!). It is on rubber-band braiding and links to knots. (some experts are coming to demonstrate) Here is a link to a project sheet:...

## MC (March 25, 2014)

We had no meeting on March 18 because of Spring break. On March 25, we did a project on Sudoku and its cousins. Here is a link to the project sheet: http://blogs.canisius.edu/themathcircle/wp-content/uploads/sites/33/2014/03/mcMarch25.pdf Our final Math Circle of this...

## MC (March 11, 2014)

We celebrated pi day a little early, with help from Dr. H. We looked at the definition of pi, acted out a poetic drama, examined the first 200 digits of pi, and simulated the Buffon needle experiment (with great results).

## MC (March 4, 2014)

The project for March 4, 2014 is "Building Maze-Trees". Appearing by request, as a follow-up to our interesting project on mazes in Fall 2013. Here is a link to the project sheet:...

## MC (February 11, 2014)

We did a math project called "the game of penny jumping" Here is a link to the project sheet: http://blogs.canisius.edu/themathcircle/wp-content/uploads/sites/33/2014/02/PennyJump.pdf

## MC (February 25, 2014)

We did a project called "A Cycle of Differences" Here is a link to the project sheet: http://blogs.canisius.edu/themathcircle/wp-content/uploads/sites/33/2014/02/CycleDiff.pdf We did LOTS of experiments. We found an example of a starting square that lasted 8 or 9...

## MC8 (November 20, 2012)

Terry Bisson prepared a "Puzzlers" activity sheet: http://blogs.canisius.edu/themathcircle/wp-content/uploads/sites/33/2013/01/Puzzlers.pdf and we had pizza!

## MC7 (November 13, 2012)

Christopher Eppolito prepared an activity sheet on the arbelos: http://blogs.canisius.edu/themathcircle/wp-content/uploads/sites/33/2013/01/ArbelosMCircle.pdf We used compasses!

## TheMathCircle at Canisius, Topics for spring 2013

For Spring 2013, The Canisius Math Circle met on Tuesdays from 4 pm to 5:30 pm in SH1053 in the new Science Hall at Canisius College (2001 Main St. Buffalo NY). Meetings were: Jan 29, Feb 5, Feb 12, Feb 26, Mar 5, Mar 12, Mar 19 and Mar 26 Here is a brief description...

## MC 6 (November 6, 2012)

We have our regular math circle meeting Nov.6 at the regular time and place (despite school closures for Election Day). Our topic: Random Walks, with guest presentation by Professor Harry O'Malley. Here are some links for doing experiments:...