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Murphy Waggoner- Using Math To Make Quilts

It’s doubtful even Pythagoras himself could’ve imagined that one day his theorem, that’s been referred to as the most powerful equation used in construction, would be art that you could sleep under. More…

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Mathematics at Simpson

The many on-campus opportunities for our majors include: high-quality instruction, undergraduate research, math-related internships, and mathematical competitions.  These experiences give our students a competitive edge in the job market and in graduate school.  Math majors can do anything!

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Simpson-Sponsored Event Showcases Rich Diversity in Iowa, Metro Area

The Iowa Interfaith Exchange is free and open to the public. Eboo Patel, IFYC’s founder and the author of several best-selling books, will give the keynote address at 11:30 a.m. on Friday, April 7. More than 45 different panels and presentations about religious diversity in Iowa will follow in the remaining day and a half, with Simpson students, faculty, staff, and alumni presenting at several of them. More…

More Reasons to Study Math at Simpson

  • Almost every industry, business, and government agency needs math majors because they are versatile problem-solvers.  Mathematical training is marketable, regardless of the state of the economy.
  • Many studies have shown that college graduates who studied math generally have higher salaries and greater job satisfaction than graduates in other fields.  In addition, they have a better chance of getting into graduate school in any field.

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