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  • Williams Defends Green Chicken 2015croppedGreenChicken

    The Williams team led by Granger Carty ’18, Zhiqi Li ’19, Gregory Kehne ’16 and Sam Donow ’16 defended the 2015 Green Chicken, defeating Middlebury 179-134 on their home turf.

    For those interested then here is the exam and solutions.

    Early on the Saturday morning of Halloween, 14 Williams students gathered in Bronfman before heading on a roadtrip to Middlebury.


  • Math Puzzles and Contests5332-fondo-de-escritorio-puzzle-3d

    The  purpose of this post is to talk about the weekly math puzzle night dinners run by myself and my sidekick, Professor Miller, and to invite you to join us for this and other related activities. Here’s a quick summary of problem solving activities; for more information or to be added to the email list, contact me at

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