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

June 10-13, 2013 (9am-4pm) and June 14, 2013 (9am-noon)
A Follow-up meeting will be held on September 28, 2013 (9am-noon).
Funded by Troy University and a grant from
Mathematical Association of America Tensor foundation.

June 10, 2013 - Computer Science and Math Day. June 11, 2013 - Computer Software and Math Day.
June 12, 2013 - Chemistry and Math Day. June 13, 2013 - Natural Sciences and Mathematics Day.
June 14, 2013 – STEM Careers and Math Day (parents are invited on this day).


Twenty girls from rising 7th, 8th, and 9th 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). Gils will attend a follow-up meeting on September 28, 2013. 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.

Application Form
Please email to or fax to (334) 556-1054 your information as soon
as possible if you are interested in the camp.

Click here for MaQS 2012.

Contact Informationjaya 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: 05/07/2012