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Girls’ Angle Bulletin, Volume 10, Number 3
The electronic version of the latest issue of the Girls’ Angle Bulletin is now available on our website. Volume 10, Number 3 opens with an interview with Sommer Gentry, professor of mathematics at the US Naval Academy. Prof. Gentry invented a … Continue reading
Girls’ Angle Bulletin, Volume 10, Number 2
The electronic version of the latest issue of the Girls’ Angle Bulletin is now available on our website. Volume 10, Number 2 opens with an interview with Doris Schattschneider, professor emerita of mathematics at Moravian College. Among many other things, Professor Schattschneider … Continue reading
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
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
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 AnaMaria 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