Educational Field Trip to New Orleans (Louisiana):

Draft Agenda
Monday, 7/26/2010

8:30am get together at Herbert Hall and leave Starkville
1:00pm Lunch 
2:00pm check in at Prytania Hotel

Free time
Tuesday, 7/27/2010

8:30am check out the hotel and we get together at Hotel lobby
9:00am arrive at Tulane

9:15 -- 11:55am Talks in Stanley Thomas 101, Tulane University
9:15 - 9:55 " The p-adic evaluations of interesting sequences "
 Dr. Victor Moll  (Professor of Mathematics, Tulane University)
10:15 - 10:55 "Mathematics and the modeling of swimming microorganisms"
 Dr. Lisa Fauci (Professor of Mathematics, Associate Director of CCS, Tulane University)
11:15 - 11:55 "A gambler's ruin is a random walk"
Dr. Ricardo Cortez (Professor of Mathematics, Director of CCSTulane University)
12:00-1:00pm Pizza and refresshments at Stanley Thomas 101
1:00--1:30pm Presentations by 3 REU students at Tulane
1:30--2:00pm Tour of Tulane campus
2:00--3:00pm free time
3:00pm Leave New Orleans