Fawn Nguyen’s incredible Euclidean Algorithm project

Fawn Nguyen recently published an incredible blog post about a project related to the Euclidean Algorithm that she did with her students: Fawn Nguyen’s “Euclid’s Algorithm Fawn’s projects are usually very easy to do right out of the box, and this one is especially easy since you can just start with her pictures. So, we … Continue reading Fawn Nguyen’s incredible Euclidean Algorithm project

A great problem that Chris Hunter and Fawn Nguyen showed me yesterday

Had a fun time yesterday showing up at the end of the NCTM conference in Boston. What was originally a plan to grab lunch with Fawn Nguyen and Dan Anderson turned into a full day of meeting tons of people I’d only known online. Over drinks at one of the bars at the conference hotel, … Continue reading A great problem that Chris Hunter and Fawn Nguyen showed me yesterday

A 3D geometry proof with few words courtesy of Fawn Nguyen

Fawn Nguyen is so great at sharing interesting math problems.  On twitter, on her blog, in person, and probably some bat signal type thing if you live in California – she’s got such a great nose for interesting math.   By super happy coincidence earlier in the week we were working through oddly similar problems.  … Continue reading A 3D geometry proof with few words courtesy of Fawn Nguyen

When my evening was accidentally similar to Fawn Nguyen’s evening

Had a great time with our half group theory, half  Zometool project last night: Just after I finished writing it up I saw these two posts on Twitter from Fawn Nguyen: and These two posts made me really happy.  First off, we both spent our night figuring out how to put a Zome cube inside … Continue reading When my evening was accidentally similar to Fawn Nguyen’s evening