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Girls’ Angle Bulletin, Volume 13, Number 4

The electronic version of the latest issue of the Girls’ Angle Bulletin is now available on our website. We open with the concluding half of our interview with Draper Labs mathematician Erin Compaan. Dr. Compaan received her doctoral degree in … Continue reading

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Girls’ Angle Bulletin, Volume 12, Number 1

The electronic version of the latest issue of the Girls’ Angle Bulletin is now available on our website. Through the years, Dr. Kristin Lauter and Microsoft Research have been major financial supporters of Girls’ Angle, especially, our Math Collaboration initiative. … Continue reading

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Happy YP Day, HCSSiM!

The yellow pig has a 2 sentence solution!

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Girls’ Angle Bulletin, Volume 10, Number 5

The electronic version of the latest issue of the Girls’ Angle Bulletin is now available on our website. Volume 10, Number 5 opens with an interview with Ruth Charney, the Theodore and Evelyn Berenson Professor of Mathematics at Brandeis University. Prof. … Continue reading

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Math Intuition Test

After you make your intuitive guess, compute to find out the truth!

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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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Origami-inspired Proof of the Pythagorean Theorem

While working with math teachers Richard Chang and Randi Currier of the Buckingham Browne & Nichols Middle School to come up with problems that use polynomials and rational expressions, we stumbled upon an origami-inspired proof of the Pythagorean theorem that I’d like to … Continue reading

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