Archive for March 2014

Math professor retires to new challenge in medical research

Unabridged from my Bonus Years column in the Lifestyle section of The Sunday Capital, Annapolis, Maryland “There are lies, damned lies and statistics.”  So said Mark Twain.  But don’t even think about saying this to Charles Mylander. Dr. Mylander is a statistician.  Actually, he is much more than that.  After earning an undergraduate degree in mathematics at Bowdoin…

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Longevity means we’ll experience many life-changing events

Unabridged from my Bonus Years column in the Lifestyle section of The Sunday Capital, Annapolis, Maryland. Last week, while remembering my father, as I often do, I was also reminded of the games we played when I was a kid.  Like others, our family played all the board games such as checkers, chess, Monopoly and the rest.  But,…

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