All-girls commuter mathematics and science summer camp
Mathematics, the Queen of Sciences (MaQS)

June 9-12, 2014 (9am-4pm) and June 13, 2014 (9am-noon)
A Follow-up meeting will be held on September 27, 2014 (9am-noon).
Funded by Troy University and a grant from
Mathematical Association of America Tensor foundation.

June 9, 2014 - Health and Math Day. June 10, 2014 - Medicine and Math Day.
June 11, 2014 - Pharmacology and Math Day. June 12, 2014 - Medical Biology and Math Day.
June 13, 2014 - STEM Careers and Math Day (parents are invited on this day).


Twenty girls from rising 7th through 10th grades will:

  • Obtain hands on experience with accomplished females in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics fields.
  • Experiment in hands on tutorials and activities taught by award winning teachers.
  • Actively engage in career related math and science workshops.
  • Participate in mentoring activities with positive female role models.
  • Explore careers in science, math, and technology areas.
  • Witness motivational speeches.
  • Gain mentoring from a female undergraduate student.
  • Receive free t-shirts and some educational materials and supplies.

Camp provides refreshments, lunch, and transportations for field trips. Parents are responsible for bringing students to Troy University - Dothan campus by 9am and pick them up by 4pm each day (by noon on Friday). Girls will attend a follow-up meeting on September 27, 2014. Normal cost is approximately $500 per each participant. However, it is free to girls who apply and qualify to participate.

Apply for admission as soon as possible.

Click here for a copy of flyer for MaQS 2014.

Click here for Application Form for MaQS 2014

Please email the completed form and required material to or fax to (334) 556-1054
as soon as possible (due April 15, 2014).

Click here for news articles about MaQS 2013.

Click here for MaQS 2012.

Contact InformationVijaya Gompa, Ph. D.

Vijaya Gompa, Ph. D.
Department of Mathematics
College of Arts and Sciences
Troy University-Dothan Campus
P.O. Box 8368
Dothan, AL 36304
Phone: (334) 983-6556 ext. 387
FAX: (334) 556-1054

Last Updated: 03/10/2014