The Department of Mathematics & Computer Science is proud to be associated with MATHCOUNTS. MATHCOUNTS is a national math enrichment, coaching & competition program that promotes middle school mathematics achievement in every U.S. state & territory.
Since 1999, the Department has hosted the Northwest Indiana Regional Competition, attracting more than 60 students from 8 middle schools. This event, held each February, involves the entire department. Faculty members serve as event coordinator, head grader, scoring judge, and countdown moderator; more than 30 VU students assist in the event as greeters, proctors, graders, and data managers.
To learn more about MATHCOUNTS, please visit their website at mathcounts.org.