Wolfram Research is offering members of Mu Alpha Theta a limited number of free copies of their latest Mathematica software. Sponsors may contact the national office by email at firstname.lastname@example.org to request up to three copies of the software for their members who have begun calculus. Wolfram also offers downloadable Demonstration projects in various fields of mathematical, the sciences, and art. See Wolframalpha for scientific applications using Mathematica.
Since 2008, Mu Alpha Theta has partnered with NSTEP to help provide tutors to Study Buddy. Through Study Buddy, Mu Alpha Theta members can sign up to tutor underprivileged students all over the United States. For details on how to sign up or get your students involved, click here.
Since 2003, Maplesoft has provided free copies of Maple software for winners of various mathematical competitions supported by Mu Alpha Theta. Maple is a math software tool for teachers and students, with hundreds of tools specially designed for teaching and learning mathematics. Maple helps you analyze, explore, visualize, and solve mathematical problems easily and efficiently.
Maple, the world’s most advanced symbolic computation engine, is Maplesoft’s solution for mathematics education to help teachers bring complex problems to life for their students. Maple’s Clickable Math technology allows students and teachers to focus on the mathematics, not on the tool itself. For more information and to access resources, visit the Teacher Resource Center.
Maple T.A. is a powerful online testing and assessment system designed especially for courses involving mathematics. Its unparalleled abilities allow instructors to truly assess student understanding of math-based concepts, making it ideal for science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) courses. To learn how educators are applying Maple T.A., click here.
During our lengthy partnership, TI has provided graphing calculators to our organization at reduced cost. We present these calculators as prizes to winners of math competitions around the country. Chapters may request free TI calculators from the Mu Alpha Theta national office.
A program of Society for Science & the Public, the Intel ISEF is the world's largest pre-college science competition that includes about 1,600 high school students from more than 70 countries, regions, and territories. Each year, the finalists showcase their independent research as they compete for more than $4 million in awards. Society for Science & the Public, a nonprofit organization dedicated to public engagement in scientific research and education, owns and has administered the International Science and Engineering Fair since its inception in 1950. Mu Alpha Theta presents up to $6,000 in award money to winning projects at the Intel ISEF.
Jump Trading continues to provide prizes and presenters to our national convention, most of whom are former members of Mu Alpha Theta. The company has been at the forefront of quantitative trading since its founding. With a strong track record of success through all market conditions, the firm has grown to over 400 people with offices located in Chicago, New York, London, and Singapore. At Jump, they offer a casual workplace atmosphere and a flat organizational structure where employees are encouraged to explore new ideas and develop innovative solutions. The company provides internships and jobs for brilliant, motivated, and intellectually-curious students with backgrounds in programming or quantitative analysis from top undergraduate and graduate programs.