Chemistry and microbiology students left their classrooms for a field trip to a New Hampshire winery recently where they learned how vintners put science to work making a nice shiraz or merlot.

While playing Fantasy Football two years ago, mathematics professor Michael Bradley noticed how he was using statistics for his own team. He considered how this could be integrated into a statistics course to learn the fundamentals and began brainstorming.

Merrimack College Mathematics Department received approval for a Pi Mu Epsilon Chapter on campus. Pi Mu Epsilon is the national mathematics honor society which is celebrating its 100th year in existence this year.