Ruth Vanderpool's Research & Activities:
Some cool things I have been able to do:
Work in low dimensional topology is introduced in
Connect with local highschools and middle schools with Creative Educational Experience, STEM nights at Totem Middle School, or Seattle Expanding Your Horizons (SEYH).
Some of my workshops with brief descriptions are listed below.
A finite, infinite sum
Patterns on the Plane
Folding Surface Areas
Go to Mathematical Association of America conferences (and even help host one here at UWT!).
Work with technology! A few workshops I enjoyed are linked below.
Techology Fellows Institute
Develop Interdiscpilinary classes such as
Some projects resulting from 2011's Origami Math classes are pictured below.