I put this little smiley face here, so you'll feel comfortable. And you do, right? Because if you're a writer, you might not really want to think about math so much. And statistics? Yuck! At least that's how I once felt. Stats and I have never … [Continue reading]

# Math at Work Monday: Colleen the Academic Advisor

For students these days, GPA is everything -- so you'd better get it right! Today I interviewed Colleen Angaiak who has been an academic advisor for eight years. She helps kids calculate their GPA, set goals for the future, and much more. I found her … [Continue reading]

# How Do Writers Use Math?

Each year, I take a bus up to New York City and stay in a swanky hotel, just to hang out with my great colleagues of the American Society for Journalists and Authors. The workshops and speakers are amazing. But best of all, I get a big dose of … [Continue reading]

# Party Like It’s 3-14-15

Yeah, I'm a big ol' math nerd, but everyone has to admit: Ultimate Pi Day is a big deal. It only comes around once a century. So why not celebrate? Plan an impromptu Pi Day Party The good folks at Uncommon Goods have some terrific suggestions for a … [Continue reading]

# Get the Party Started: Celebrate Pi Day!

If you have the kind of Facebook or Twitter newsfeed that I have, you have likely figured out that March 14, 2015 is pretty darned special. And at 9:26 a.m., there's even more reason to celebrate. That exact time is the ultimate for us math geeks who … [Continue reading]

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