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Killeen: CTC Totals Up Benefits Of Learning Math

By: Brittany Semadeni Email
By: Brittany Semadeni Email

KILLEEN (April 26, 2013)--Central Texas College will present its annual Math Appreciation Day Monday.

From 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. in the Anderson Campus Center, Southwestern University in Georgetown President Dr. Edward Burger will share his love for math and how the subject has earned him numerous teaching accolades and led him to writing 12 math-related books.

Dr. Burger has also served as mathematics advisor for the educational television series “Numb3rs” produced by CBS and Texas Instruments and was named a “Global Hero of Education” by Microsoft Corporation in 2012.

Following his presentation, Dr. Burger will sign copies of his books.

The event is part of Mathematics Awareness Month held in April since 1986.

The event is free and open to the public.


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