Splash Biography


Major: Math/Economics

College/Employer: BC

Year of Graduation: 2021

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Past Classes

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S2061: Math is Weird, Math is Fun in BC_Splash BC Splash Spring 2021 (Mar. 28, 2021)
Despite everyone asking "when am I going to use math in real life?" numbers truly are all around us. Learn some of the more interesting uses of the subject, such as how math can tell you who to marry and determine if a company has committed accounting fraud just by looking at the first digits on a tax return. We'll also explore some ways in which math can lie, such as the proof that all horses are the same color or that 1=2.

X2063: A Beginner's Guide to Sports Analytics in BC_Splash BC Splash Spring 2021 (Mar. 28, 2021)
Touchdowns and home run totals are so last century. Learn how sports teams go beyond the box score and use advanced data to gain a competitive edge. Even if you don't end up as general manager, this course will give you a leg up in fantasy and when you make bets with friends.