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Math with Prof. Po-Shen Loh | East Brunswick, NJ | Sep 21, 2019

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Chinese Evangelical Mission Church

11 Lexington Avenue

East Brunswick, NJ 08816

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By renowned mathematician Po-Shen Loh, this event is for families of 4–8th graders who are interested in developing strong math skills

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Prof. Po-Shen Loh is a math enthusiast and evangelist who travels the world and gives fun, inspiring, and insightful talks, to increase everyone’s interest and ability in mathematics. He is a math professor at Carnegie Mellon University, the founder of the free online learning platform Expii, and the national coach of the USA Math Olympiad team. His research and educational outreach take him to cities across the world, reaching over 10,000 people each year through public lectures and events, and he has featured in or co-created videos totaling over 5 million YouTube views.

On September 21st, he will come to New Jersey, hosted by The Parents and Children Education (PCE) Club and the Chinese-English bilingual magazine 小枇杷. This event is for all 4-8th grade students and their parents. Prof. Loh will talk about interesting mathematics, and about how to develop mathematical talent, in the hope of planting the seeds of math interest in as many people as possible.

Sponsored by his online course series Daily Challenge with Po-Shen Loh, Prof. Loh's public events are organized at minimum cost for all attendees. In particular, all proceeds from ticket sales to this event will be received directly by the PCE Club, which is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.

Agenda (Local Time)

  • 7:00 – 7:30 pm: Arrival and check-in
  • 7:30 – 7:35 pm: Opening
  • 7:35 – 8:45 pm: A fun math topic for 4th–8th graders
  • 8:45 – 9:00 pm: A brief discussion with parents about education philosophy, sharing pointers to learning resources
  • 9:00 – 9:30 pm: Open Q&A for parents and students on any topic
  • FAQs

    What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

    Please click here for directions on Google Maps. There are about 100 parking spaces in the church parking lot.

    How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

    For questions about the talk content, contact the Daily Challenge with Po-Shen Loh team at boshuzhushou1 on WeChat or support@poshenloh.com.

    For questions about venue information (direction/parking), contact The Parents and Children Education Club (PCE Club) at 617-785-4240 (Jingshan Zhang) or 732-809-1901 (Sandra Liu).

    Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

    There are no minimum age requirements. However, the math content for this talk is suitable for students who already understand basic operations with numbers, and basic concepts such as averages and simple probability.

    What's the refund policy?

    All ticket sales are final, and no refunds will be issued after purchase.

    Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

    Please present your printed or electronic ticket(s) at check-in.

    Is it OK if the name on my ticket or registration doesn't match the person who attends?

    Yes, but you will need to tell the check-in staff the name of the original purchaser of the ticket(s).

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    Chinese Evangelical Mission Church

    11 Lexington Avenue

    East Brunswick, NJ 08816

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