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The Illustrated Guide to a Ph.D.

University of Utah computer science professor Matthew Might welcomes his new graduate students each year by explaining a PhD by drawing, literally, “the big picture” in graph form. That series of pictures has become a classic story of pride and knowledge and then a shattering dose of reality, but still ends with “Keep pushing.” Don’t [...]

Thanksgiving Symbols in Math

(YouTube link) Biola University professor Matthew Weathers does it again! He p[resented entertaining lectures for Halloween and April Fool’s Day that we’ve seen, and now Thanksgiving gets the treatment. -via reddit

Halloween Math Lecture

(YouTube link) Professor Matthew Weathers went the extra mile for his math lecture Wednesday at Biola University. Who says math isn’t fun? -via Cynical-C