MathILy 2015 photos

Some of these photos are grainy because the MathILy camera went bad and we didn't discover that until after the program was over. Some of these photos are lovely and taken by student Cynthia Ma.

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Students thinking together intensively in Root class

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Laurel and Jack demonstrate spherical geometry on the blackboard sphere

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Wing Mui starts a Daily Gather on Sperner's Lemma

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Charlotte sets up to present an epic proof

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Alonso displays a... tiara?

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Eugene gives an impromptu concert in the dorm living room

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Discussing examples in combinatorial optimization

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Everyone sticks linguini into oranges as part of Bill Martin's Daily Gather

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Students construct 3-manifolds during AI Lisa's Daily Gather

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Zome shadows captured on dorm ceiling

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Jenny draws 3 diagrams that show what Kye's dozen diagrams also showed

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Students reclining on Haverford trees

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Michael levitates balloons

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AI Nate presents at the start of our mandatory volcano drill

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Kye... rests his head... on some bananas?

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MathILy eats ice cream!

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Jordan explains his C.O.P. setup to Alex

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Students run an interpretation of an tropical geometry example by LI Cynthia Vinzant

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Nathan shows off his various leopard-print finery

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Constantin makes an excellent work surface

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We will meet under this sign! Or is it a performance of Y-M-C-A?

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Natasha and Cynthia augment a dual diagram

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AI Max compliments (and complements) an argument

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Constantin and Yiting think three-dimensionally

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Michael carrying Shashank down the dorm hallway... ...why?!

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Apparently sarah-marie and Charlotte were having an accidental meeting of the Purple Club...

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Constantin takes a nap in a tree (really!)

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Amanda Matson circulates as students work on one of the problems she set them during her Daily Gather

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Laurel, Michael, Cynthia, and Jenny discuss fractals

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No caption could adequately describe this picture.

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In trying to take a goofy group photo...

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...we ended up falling all over the place instead.

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A typical MathILy class: the instructor (AI Hannah) is observing from the back (and a slice of her is shown at left).

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Kye notices a photo is being taken of work on field extensions

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Yiting explains her random walk strategy to the rest of the Week of Chaos class

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Charlotte, Nathan, and Michael ponder topological graph theory problems

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Everyone at the board in a typical Branch class meeting

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That was some seriously good mac-n-cheese. We had to take a pile home from dinner.

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Even writing up problem solutions is fun, at MathILy!

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Or were Constantin and Yiting just posing for the camera?

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Now they are definitely posing for the camera...

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Ballroom dance class taught by student Natasha, in the dance studio inside our dorm!

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Alonso produces percussion to accompany the ballroom dance class

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Ron Taylor looks on as Natasha does an exercise during his Daily Gather on knot coloring

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Bedtime stories.

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Don't be fooled by that birthday cake---what Eugene really wanted was the birthday pie nearby.

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Walking to lunch from morning class

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Student Cynthia expounds on croots

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MathILy 2015 in a circle

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MathILy 2015 spiralling...

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MathILy 2015 carefully interweaving...

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Oh, no! Is MathILy 2015 falling down again?

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No, MathILy 2015 is forming a trefoil knot.

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MathILy 2015 being as normal as possible



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