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Girls’ Angle Bulletin, Volume 12, Number 5

The electronic version of the latest issue of the Girls’ Angle Bulletin is now available on our website. This issue’s interview subject is Tanya Leise, Professor in the Mathematics and Statistics Department of Amherst College.  Tanya uses math to study … Continue reading

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The Stable Marriage Problem

As often goes with math problems, let’s consider an unrealistic, simplified scenario which is, nevertheless, worthy of study. Imagine an island with 20 women and 20 men. The men and women want to pair up as wedded couples. So, each woman … Continue reading

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