Math majors Lark Song and Sasha Sluis-Cremer’s poster titled “The Smoothed Decagon Conjecture” was awarded Honorable Mention at the Student Poster Session of the MAA MathFest this past August 2-5. The research behind the poster was mentored by Andrew Mellon Professor of Mathematics Tom Hales. In performing it, Lark was supported by a Painter Fellowship from the Math Department and Sasha by a Brackenridge Fellowship from the Honors College. Congratulations to Lark and Sasha, and to Dr. Hales!
For more details, including the complete list of posters and awardees see: https://maa.org/member-communities/students/undergraduate-research/maa-undergraduate-student-poster-session