Tag Archives: Mathematics

Last Updated October 24, 2016

BBCC Receives Nearly $4.8M Grant to Bolster STEM Services

BBCC Receives Nearly $4.8M Grant to Bolster STEM Services

October 24, 2016 - One Comment

Big Bend Community College will be able to improve its Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) services for its professional and technical programs thanks to

Student tutor Angie Foster, right, helps student Krystal Huffman with a math problem at Big Bend Community College in Moses Lake, which offers learn-at-your-own-pace math classes, called “emporium math.”

New approach leads to math boom at Moses Lake college

December 8, 2015 - No Comments

Big Bend Community College continues to show strong gains in the number of students enrolling in math and technology fields. The gains are especially striking

The things that students post at the STEM Center: "I hate math tests because all through the chapter it's like really easy and then you think you've got it and then on the test it's like: IF I THROW A TRIANGLE OUT OF A CAR AND THE CAR IS GOING 20KM/HR AND WIND RESISTANCE IS A THING THAT EXISTS, HOW MANY CUPCAKES CAN PEDRO BUY WITH ONE HUMAN SOUL?...23. Duh.

Things Students Post in the STEM Center

November 25, 2015 - No Comments

Emporium Math Lab Big Bend Community College Moses Lake WA

It’s not you, it’s the math: Colleges rethink what students need

September 6, 2015 - No Comments

Washington’s community colleges are rethinking the kind of math students must know to earn a college degree, and finding innovative new ways to teach a

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The Futures Starts with a Doodle

February 14, 2014 - No Comments

Ever wonder how the future starts? It starts in your mind. As the brain ponders the possibilities, creativity can manifest the ideas into doodles.

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Possibilities Abound

January 16, 2014 - No Comments

Utilizing the technologies available today, anyone with a little technical know-how, thought and planning can create the next big thing.  Entrepreneurship will be what propels

Mathematics: All Around Us

November 14, 2013 - No Comments

Ever stop to consider how math plays a role in your life?  Check out the video, Beauty of Mathematics.