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6 Stats To Kickoff Your Quantitative Career Job Search on Pi Day

The Mathematical Association of America (MAA) is proud to support mathematicians, students, and enthusiasts who are interested in careers that use math. Mathematics coursework prepares graduates to become creative analytical thinkers who put their quantitative skills to use. 

These quantitative skills are now basic requirements for most jobs in the future, especially for STEM careers that use math. As noted by the White House, creative, analytical thinkers with robust mathematical capabilities will be sought to fill the forecasted 1 million STEM graduates needed by 2022. 

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Q&A with Deanna Haunsperger, MAA President

Mathematics professor Deanna Haunsperger of Carleton College in Northfield, MN is the new president of the Mathematical Association of America (MAA). As president of the MAA, Haunsperger leads the world’s largest community of mathematicians, students, and enthusiasts. We are thrilled to have Haunsperger answer our questions about her career as a mathematician and educator, and what she hopes to accomplish for the mathematics community.