Cortney Lager is currently a senior at Winona State University majoring in Mathematics and Mathematics Education and will be graduating in fall 2009. During the fall 2008 semester, Cortney and another student took an independent study on p-adic numbers with Dr. Eric Errthum and during this time they discovered some similarities between p-adic numbers and classical number theory. During the following semester, Cortney compiled the discoveries into a paper. In the future, Cortney plans to pursue her desire to become a professor of Mathematics Education. Send Email

Faculty Sponsor: Eric Errthum, Department of Mathematics & Statistics, Winona State University