Unused Business Cards Become Menger Sponges

The Menger sponge is a fractal which is the three-dimensional analog of the Sierpinski carpet.  As the number of iterations approaches infinity, the construction’s volume approaches zero while it’s surface area increases without bound.  Mr. Lisa’s 575 classes ended up building a level-2 sponge entirely out of business cards.

Alumni Reflections on Their Andover Math Experiences

By Adrian Lin ’22 Most notable of all, however, was the community I found. I still keep in touch with many of the friends I made through Math Club and am so grateful for the experiences we’ve shared together. With a wide variety of course options, IP’s (independent projects), clubs, prizes, and competitions, Andover’s math… Read More

A Tribe Called Yes

Math teacher, Lani Silversides, was invited by Daron Roberts from the Center for Sports Leadership and Innovation at the University of Texas at Austin to speak to Daron’s class “Game Plan for Winning at Life.” Lani did a podcast with Daron for his podcast “A Tribe Called Yes”. Then taught one more class today. Lani’s… Read More