EWC Hosts Math Contest
April 7, 2005
(Torrington, WY) Eastern Wyoming College will be hosting a math contest on Tuesday, April 19th, at 1:00 p.m. in the Fine Arts Auditorium. Students from various middle school & high schools around the area including Chugwater, Guernsey, Lingle-Ft. Laramie, Torrington, and Wheatland will be competing. Home schooled students are also encouraged to compete.
The 7th and 8th grade students will test at their level while the high school students take a different test. There are five 20-minute tests for each group. Freshmen and sophomores are class B, juniors and seniors are class A. Medals and t-shirts will be given as prizes for the top three winners in each class 7/8, class A and Class B.
Eastern Wyoming College will be offering a $250.00 scholarship to the top winner in class A. There will be team trophies for Class A and Class B, along with individual prizes.
This is a statewide contest called the Herb Wolsborn Math Contest. Local scores are sent to the state and there is a UW scholarship for the state winner. More information may be found on the website of the Wyoming Council of Teachers of Mathematics. The web address is
For more information about the math contest or to register, please call Kit Earl at 307.532.8281.