Ozarks to host statewide math competition

Release Date: 1/26/2007

College students can compete for cash prizes

CLARKSVILLE, ARK. (January 26, 2007) -- Students from across Arkansas will match math skills February 24 at 10 a.m. when Ozarks hosts the Arkansas Undergraduate Math Competition.

Teams of two, three or four students will complete a three-hour written exam of math problems. The winning team will receive $50 per team member, while second and third place teams will receive $30 and $20 per team member, respectively.

The exam will be preceded by a continental breakfast and followed by a pizza lunch.

Those interested in participating or seeking more information should contact Dr. Jeff Sykes at Ouachita Baptist University by February 20 at (870) 245-5328 or via email.

For more information on previous math competitions, check out the competition's web site