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Mon., Aug. 18: 
Faculty Conference
Conference to kick-off the 2014-15 year!


Tue., Aug. 19: 
Fall classes start
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To test your logic!

Let's test your crime solving skills:

You just discovered that your favorite elementary school teacher had her purse stolen. Fortunately, she has been able to narrow the possible suspects to Lillian, Judy, David, Theo or Margaret.  Using your best interrogation skills, you question these children who each make 3 statements:

Lillian:
1. I didn't take the purse;
2. I have never stolen anything;
3. Theo did it.

Judy:
4. I didn't take the purse;
5. I have a purse of my own;
6. Margaret knows who did it.

David:
7.  I didn't take the purse;
8.  I didn't know Margaret before I enrolled in this school;
9.  Theo did it.

Theo:
10.  I didn't take the purse;
11.  Margaret did it;
12.  Lillian is lying when she says I stole the purse.

Margaret:
13.  I didn't take the purse;
14.  Judy is guilty;
15.  David can vouch for me because he's known me since I was born.

Later, under more professional interrogation, each child admits that 2 of their statements were true and one was false.

Assuming that this is the case, who took the purse?

 

Spotlight on AMS

Professor Receives DOE Funding

A CSM-led research team with principal investigator Paul Constantine has been funded by the U.S. Department of Energy's Advanced Scientific Computing Research program to improve he capabilities of data-inensive physical simulations such as climate simulations.  Constantine's team will apply the methods they develop to real inverse problems in chemical kinetics and turbulent flame modeling.

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