Latest Danica McKellar Stories

2014-04-07 12:22:32

Famed Mathematician, Actress and Author Will Present at Lockheed Martin's Center Stage BETHESDA, Md., April 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) will host education advocate Danica McKellar at the upcoming USA Science & Engineering Festival to discuss the mathematics behind the hit animated film "Flatland: The Movie," and its 2012 sequel, "Flatland 2: Sphereland" - two productions highly acclaimed for their creative use of math and sci-fi inventiveness. Presently...

2009-05-01 07:00:00

Actress, best-selling author and math education advocate Danica McKellar to serve as host of competition WALTHAM, Mass., May 1, 2009 /PRNewswire/ -- Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) will host the nation's top 228 middle school math whizzes as the title sponsor of the 2009 Raytheon MATHCOUNTS National Competition May 7-10 2009 at Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort, Lake Buena Vista, Fla. The finalists are middle school students from across the U.S. who will compete to earn the titles of...

2009-03-23 21:43:53

Danica McKellar's publicist says the U.S. actress and mathematician has married composer Mike Verta. The couple, who have been dating since 2001, said their I dos in an ocean-side church at sunset Sunday in La Jolla, Calif., People.com said. The guest list of 150 people reportedly included Dan Lauria and Allie Mills, McKellar's former co-stars on The Wonder Years, as well as Crystal McKellar, the bride's sister, who served as maid of honor and also played Becky Slater on the popular 1960s-...

2009-03-05 10:33:00

Governor David A. Paterson, Google's CEO Eric Schmidt, Bill Gates, Sr., Alan Alda, Danica McKellar and the new cast of Sesame Workshop's The Electric Company Join THIRTEEN and WLIW21 to Invigorate Educators NEW YORK, March 5 /PRNewswire/ -- During these tough economic times when education budgets are being slashed across the country, it is more important than ever to recognize the value of teachers and the vital role they play in preparing America's next generation to successfully compete...

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