December 1st, 2009 - San Marcos, TX
Texas Mathworks is pleased to announce a $10,000 donation from the KDK-Harman Foundation. This will support student scholarships during the 2010 Honors Summer Math Camp (HSMC), ensuring that all interested students can attend regardless of financial background.
The HSMC is a six-week residential program for talented high school students who show a passion for mathematics and learning. Each summer, 60 students are invited to attend the HSMC, held on the campus of Texas State University - San Marcos. Students are taught by mathematics faculty, mentored by undergraduate counselors, and share the joy of exploring mathematics with their peers.
About the KDK-Harman Foundation
The KDK-Harman Foundation is a family foundation that seeks to fund charitable organizations that align with its mission and vision. The motivation for the establishment of KDK-Harman was to promote a family tradition of commitment to philanthropic efforts and service to our Central Texas community.
Texas Mathworks is a center for innovation in mathematics education at Texas State University. Our mission is to develop model programs and self-sustaining learning communities that engage Texas K-12 students from all backgrounds in doing mathematics at a high level. Mathworks core programs are the Junior and Honors Summer Math Camps, Teacher Training, and Curriculum Development.