Just for Fun

BLD139701Math isn’t just for the classroom! Check out what other instructors are recommending for movies, music, podcasts, articles, and even shopping… all with a math twist!

Watch, Read, Listen & Shop: Lighten Up Over Break

Watch:  Snuggle up with a cup of tea and watch these lighthearted mystery shows. Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries - a delightful, easy to watch show set in the 1920’s. Follow the adventurous Phryne Fisher as she elegantly helps the local, dashing, detective solve...

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Math Career Spotlight: Michael LaMarca

What is your current job/career? Technical Operations Manager at Sunnova Energy Corp. I am responsible for the the energy simulation and monitoring of over 43,000 residential solar systems. How do you use math or mathematical problem solving in your work? How does...

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Math Career Spotlight: Lydia Tolman, Actuary

In this month's Career spotlight, we'd like to introduce you to Lydia Tolman. What is your current job/career? Actuary. My current title is Manager over Individual Rating and Forecasting in the Actuarial Services Department of Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona. How do...

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Just for Fun: Jokes, Memes & Shopping for Math Goods

Who doesn't enjoy a break and a good laugh?  Share with your colleagues or students as you see fit! Jokes & Memes Nerdy Math Jokes https://pagez.fun/2811/20-spectacularly-nerdy-math-jokes A Collection of math Memes: https://www.pinterest.com/jacksonkel/math-mania/...

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Listen: Podcasts for Math Ed Trends & Ed Tech/Development

LISTEN Want to keep up with the newest trends in Math Education? Take a listen to the Math ed podcast http://mathed.podomatic.com/ The newest advancement in ed tech is discussed weekly on the ed tech podcast https://theedtechpodcast.libsyn.com/ Did you know...

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Meet our M.A.T.H. Tips Faculty Advisors!

Suzanne Galayda, Lecturer at Arizona State University I’ve been teaching 13 years. I typically teach College Algebra, Precalc, Calc and Statistics. This semester I am helping out with Physics!  I wish someone had told me that teaching math is part being an instructor,...

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Read: Mathematician’s Shiva

Publisher’s description of Mathematician’s Shiva Alexander "Sasha" Karnokovitch and his family would like to mourn the passing of his mother, Rachela, with modesty and dignity. But Rachela, a famous Polish émigré mathematician and professor at the University of...

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Listen: Top 10 Songs with Numbers in the Title

David Klein lists his top ten songs with numbers in the title: How does this match your own list of favorites? https://pagez.fun/3082/top-10-best-number-songs Check out additional podcasts and music recs on the Index under...

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