Area high school students get ahead at UHV Math Camp

Six high school students take a break during the University of Houston-Victoria’s Math Summer Camp. The July 11 to 14 camp was free thanks to a grant from Alcoa Foundation. Students learned various magic tricks that involved math and studied several advanced concepts. Pictured in front are Marco Di Leo, left, Victoria West High School student, and Ricardo Teixeira, UHV assistant professor of mathematics. In the center row are Jang Woo Park, left, UHV assistant professor of mathematics; Sophia Solano, UHV student; Dylan Herring, Victoria East High School student; Orlando Di Leo, Victoria West student; Paula Edging, administrative secretary in the UHV School of Arts & Sciences; and Jerry Hu, UHV assistant professor of mathematics. In the back row are Alec Thompson, left, UHV student; Joseph Andruss, Victoria West student; Pranav Jain, St. Joseph High School student; John Cesarz, Sacred Heart High School student; and Ali Dogan, UHV assistant professor of mathematics.