Category Archives: Math Education

Potatoes are made of ducks

Recently at the Girls’ Angle Club, we mentioned that from a contradiction, one can prove anything. One of our members, Barry Allen (pseudonym!), challenged us to prove that potatoes are made of ducks given that potatoes are made of wood. So … Continue reading

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Girls’ Angle Bulletin, Volume 10, Number 1

The electronic version of the latest issue of the Girls’ Angle Bulletin is now available on our website. Volume 10, Number 1 opens with an interview with Dr. Brandy Wiegers, an assistant professor of mathematics at Central Washington University and associate … Continue reading

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Virtual Reality!

Virtual Reality excites me because I believe it is the ideal home for a math museum. Years ago, I helped MoMath create its Math Midway. We strove to deliver visceral experiences where visitors could gain increased appreciation for and understanding … Continue reading

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Girls’ Angle Bulletin, Volume 9, Number 6

The electronic version of the latest issue of the Girls’ Angle Bulletin is now available on our website. Volume 9, Number 6 begins with an interview with Northeastern University’s Associate Professor of Mathematics Ana-Maria Castravet. As has been our practice, we … Continue reading

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Girls’ Angle Bulletin, Volume 9, Number 5

The electronic version of the latest issue of the Girls’ Angle Bulletin is now available on our website. Volume 9, Number 5 kicks off with an interview with the ADVANCE Professor of Computing at Georgia Institute of Technology, Dana Randall. Prof. … Continue reading

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Girls’ Angle Bulletin, Volume 9, Number 4

The electronic version of the latest issue of the Girls’ Angle Bulletin is now available on our website. Volume 9, Number 4 begins with an interview with Oberlin’s Andrew and Pauline Delaney Professor of Mathematics Susan Jane Colley, although as has … Continue reading

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Girls’ Angle Bulletin, Volume 9, Number 3

The electronic version of the latest issue of the Girls’ Angle Bulletin is now available on our website. Volume 9, Number 3 begins with the concluding half of an interview with French mathematician Alice Guionnet. Prof. Guionnet is a professor of mathematics … Continue reading

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