Duke University, Department of Mathematics

Program ID: Duke-SWIM2018TA [#599]
Program Title: TAs for Summer Workshop in Math (SWiM2018)
Program Type: Other
Program Location: Durham, North Carolina 27708-0320, United States [map]
Subject Area: Mathematics
Starting Date: 2018/06/18
Application Deadline: 2018/02/15 finished (2017/10/28, finished 2018/08/19, listed until 2018/02/15)
Program Description:    

*** this program has been closed, and no new applications will be accepted. ***

Duke Math is seeking math counselors for Summer Workshop in Math (SWiM2018). All female undergraduates majoring in STEM area are encouraged to apply. The applicants must be US citizens/Permanent residents.

SWiM2018 is a 9 day workshop for rising senior high school students who are interested in
mathematics, with a particular focus on advancing female participation in math.
SWiM2018 will take place at Duke University from June 19-29 of 2018. You can find more information about SWiM2018 program by visiting its web page.

Summer Workshop in Math (SWiM2018)

We will provide all counselors free housing and meals during their stay at Duke and it comes with an award of $1,000. We will also cover travel expenses. All counselors must arrive on June 18 of 2018, a day prior to the workshop. Together with SWiM2018 participants, counselors are required to attend all scheduled activities including the courses, lectures and field trips. Counselors’ main role is to assist two course instructors throughout and to help out afternoon group discussions. Counselors also need to guide SWiM2018 participants in completing their group projects and help with their presentations scheduled on June 28 of 2018.  Counselors’ assistance will be most important for the program to be successful.

To complete the application, submit cover letter, your CV, transcript and at least one letter of recommendation via this link.

The application deadline is February 15, 2018 with selection expected to be finalized by March 15. Applicants will be notified about the decision by email no later than March 31 of 2018.

If you have any question about SWiM2018, please email at swim2018@math.duke.edu

Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
And anything else requested in the program description.

Further Info:
Mathematics Department
Duke University, Box 90320
Durham, NC 27708-0320

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