The Pi Day of the Century

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Pi Day, math, pi

On Saturday, 3/14/15, at exactly 9:26:53 am, the date and time will match the first 10 digits of pi (3.141592653), in sequential order. Unless you live another 100 years from Saturday, you won’t see this happen again in your lifetime!

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Extreme Measures: The Cause and Effect of High Textbook Prices

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Textbooks by Rob Wall

Time and time again, we see students going to extreme measures to get some relief from the oppressive pricing practices of the $10B textbook industry. At XYZ Textbooks, we understand students’ needs and their struggle to pay for course materials. It’s a core tenet of our mission: Affordable access to course materials increases students’ chances of success.

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Why XYZ Textbooks was made just for you

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In this day and age of rampant technology and limitless social networking, it’s an understatement to say modern day college students are a tad different than the average student living 40 years ago. According to an article on Wired Campus, college students nowadays are into 5 big things: Apple, the belief that print is not dead, other social networking sites … Read More

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