Allegheny Math Majors Select Winning Article

Will Crosby `21, Mica Hanish `21, and Megan Powell `21, students in Professor Tamara Lakins’ spring 2020 Mathematics Junior Seminar, chose the May 2020 winner of The College Mathematics Journal Next Generation Prize.  The prize was awarded to the journal article in the May 2020 issue that the students selected as the best for undergraduate mathematics students nationwide to read.  The prize was created to promote undergraduate students’ reading of The College Mathematics Journal (published by the Mathematical Association of America), and to encourage the writing of expository mathematics that is student-accessible.  The Allegheny College students were thanked in the May 2020 issue.