Bookworms (Book Group for Adults): Randomness, Chance & Probability
The Drunkard's Walk: How Randomness Rules Our Lives by Leonard Mlodinow
October 13th at 6:30 pm
What role do numbers play in our daily lives? How do we interpret chance events and how do they impact our future behavior in a particular situation? How reliable or unreliable are wine ratings, political polls, and school grades? Physicist Mlodinow's book on predictability--or the lack thereof--is sure to challenge some of your views.
Reservations: Free. To reserve a place, go online or call 800-794-7576. Meet at the Business Reception Desk off the Middle Drive entrance.