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Mitchell Math Club places 3rd at competition

Mitchell Community College’s Math Club recently placed third in the group competition at (North Carolina Mathematical Association of Two Year Colleges) NCMATYC’s annual Mathematics Competition.

 

Math Club members Erick Boniface, Michael Bovenzi, Christian Campos Ruiz and Lee Cline competed on Saturday, November 10 at the state-wide event held at Davidson County Community College. Twenty-four teams competed from 13 different schools. The competition consisted of two parts. The morning competition was based on individual scores for a calculus exam which consists of Calculus I and II problems. The afternoon competition was a group competition where groups tackle precalculus problems. “We are so proud of all the Math Club members’ dedication and hard work,” said Tessa Townsend, instructor and club co-advisor. “The competition was a great learning and networking experience.” For more information about math programs and the Math Club at Mitchell, contact co-advisors Tessa Townsend at (704) 878-3348 or ttownsend@mitchellcc.edu or Barbara Salamon at (704) 878-3300 or bsalamon@mitchellcc.edu.