Texas Tech University

Math Appreciation Month

Lacey Nobles and Jeff Ramazani

April 22, 2016

Schovanec

(VIDEO) Provost Lawrence Schovanec, who received his doctorate in mathematics, shares a few of his favorite numbers.

In 1986, President Ronald Reagan designated April as Math Appreciation Month. He felt that the field of mathematics needed promoting so Americans could better appreciate the important role this subject plays in our everyday lives.

Texas Tech University Provost Lawrence Schovanec, who received his doctorate in mathematics and statistics, shares his insight on the subject and a few of his favorite numbers.