# About Our Logo

Gamma is the third letter in the Greek alphabet.

The lowercase gamma is used frequently in mathematics writing in a number of capacities, the most prominent of which is as the Euler-Mascheroni constant, an important constant in number theory and analysis.

The logo of Blum-Smith Mathematics is a lowercase gamma budding into a flower. This image symbolizes our simultaneous commitment to rigorous, powerful mathematics and to the growth and careful nurture of human beings as they encounter it.