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Famous actress with a math degree

Posted by Ed on December 11, 2008

Danica McKellar is probably known to you as actress who played Winnie Cooper in the Wonder Years. What many don’t know is that she studied at UCLA and graduated with a bachelor of science in mathematics. Not only this, she even worked on a theorem that is named after her.

In 2007 she gave the address for the mathematics commencement (the graduation ceremony). There she talks about how math influenced her life and why math helped her getting into a party.

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