Gifted students are mathletes in summer enrichment program

07/21/2010 | Dallas Morning News (free registration), The

Math is a sport for gifted middle- and high-school students who are participating in AwesomeMath, an advanced summer math program at the University of Texas at Dallas. The three-week program has students -- who come from all over the world -- focusing on logic and solving complex problems, rather than completing more straightforward math exercises. "These are the athletes of the mind," program director Titu Andreescu said. "Most of them are a lot better than students in college, including math majors."

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