Celebrating with Pi

by Cherilyn Colbert on March 23, 2010

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Pi Day, usually celebrated on March 14th was celebrated this year at Roanoke College on Monday, March 15. Festivities included a Pie Eating contest and “Pie A Professor.”

The events were sponsored by the College’s chapter of the MAA (Mathematical Association of America) and proceeds from these events went to FEMMES (Females excelling in Mathematics).

See more images from “Pie a Professor.”

Watch the Pie Eating contest.

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1 Charlotte March 30, 2010 at 10:48 am

Correction: FEMMES stands for Females Excelling More in Math, Engineering, and Science. It is a new campus organization whose mission is to promote activity in these fields to girls and women, who are often underrepresented.

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