Professor Sikorskii presents on a very successful Summer Mathematics DEI Bridge Program (Math Fundamentals) which he has been running at MSU over the last few years. The program is online and targets students from underrepresented groups. Professor Sikorskii will talk about his main goal of the program, to improve initial mathematics placement for underprepared incoming freshmen and the programs very high success rate.
About the Presenter:
Professor Pavel Sikorskii has been teaching at Michigan State University since 1993. His current position at MSU is co-Director of Undergraduate Studies which includes overseeing all aspects of our very large undergraduate program with the emphasis on gateway courses.