Tag Archives: Math

Mathsketball shows middle schoolers practical use of math

February 4, 2020
By Claudia Harris

A unique partnership between the Troy University Mathematics Department and local schools recently gave students an opportunity to learn how math correlates with basketball.

Mathsketball, a two-day camp Jan. 24-25 at Trojan Arena, exposed seventh- and eighth-grade girl basketball players from Pike County schools to the importance of math in athletics.

The basketball…

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New York artists develop traveling variety show at TROY

September 12, 2017
By Greg Phillips

A group of New York artists spent time at Troy University recently developing a unique educational variety show they plan to take on the road.

With the working title “Mathemagics,” the show combines elements of the circus, musical theater, sketch comedy, magic, math and science.

“We’re going step by step through the history of mathematics…

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