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Students Score Points in Putnam Mathematical Competition

Addie Ewalt and Josh Megchelsen, senior math majors here at Olivet, both scored points in the Putnam Mathematical Competition on Saturday, December 4, 2021. The William Lowell Putnam Mathematical Competition is the preeminent mathematics competition for undergraduate college students in the United States and Canada. According to the Mathematical Association of America’s website, the Putnam began in 1938 as a competition between mathematics departments at colleges and universities.