Math for Grownups June 9, 2019 Math at Work Monday Gets Artsy I’ve been interviewing people about how they use math in the work for at least three years. And that…

Current Events June 1, 2019 Numbers in the News: Teacher Salaries The series, Numbers in the News, looks at the numbers underlying hot topics in the U.S. The goal of these…

Math for Grownups March 12, 2019 Math at Work Monday: Julie the Digital Marketing and Communications Professional Today’s interview showcases my talk with Julie Pippert of Artful Media Group who has been in the business of…

Current Events September 3, 2015 Numbers in the News: Guns This is the first of a series of posts looking at the numbers underlying hot topics in the U.S.…

Math for Grownups April 6, 2015 Math at Work Monday: Ilisa the Communications and Outreach Events Coordinator Today I spoke with Ilisa Oman from the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI). She has a big job…

Math for Grownups March 25, 2015 3 Reasons Non-Fiction Writers Need Statistics I put this little smiley face here, so you’ll feel comfortable. And you do, right? Because if you’re a…

Math at Work Monday March 23, 2015 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…

Math for Grownups March 18, 2015 How Do Writers Use Math? Each year, I take a bus up to New York City and stay in a swanky hotel, just to…

Math for Grownups March 12, 2015 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.…

Math for Grownups March 11, 2015 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…

Math at Work Monday March 9, 2015 Math at Work Monday: Amy the Pastry Chef Yummy, yummy in my tummy… the old saying goes. Amy Hassler has been a pastry chef for more than 10…

Math for Grownups March 4, 2015 You Can Do Math, Promise. (Video) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pYL8PAyvg4c The more I talk to people about math, the more I realize this on simple fact: Math ability hinges…