Inside USD: Team Problem Solvers
Monday, April 16, 2012
Inside USD -- Mathematics majors Katie Kucich, Larissa Hjort and David Parker are good friends. They've been preceptorial colleagues, classmates and study partners during their four years at the University of San Diego.
That's why it's fitting when they competed in February's Consortium for Mathematics and Its Applications (COMAP) Math Modeling competition, a problem-solving activity that attracts more than 16,000 undergraduate student teams worldwide, that they did so as a collective unit. (Full Story)