EPaDel Spring 2017 Section Meeting

The spring 2017 meeting of the EPaDel section of the MAA was held April 1, 2017 at Kutztown University.

Invited Speakers


Faculty Contributed Paper Session

Faculty talk schedule (PDF)

Faculty talk abstracts (PDF)

Student Contributed Paper Session

Student talk schedule (PDF)

Student talk abstracts (PDF)

Student Competition

Participants will compete in two rounds of mathematical contest for fancy prizes, camaraderie, and most of all fun!

Here are the solutions to the student activity.

Lunch Table Discussions

Lunch Discussion Topics (PDF)


8:30 - 10:45Registration
Boehm Lobby
8:30 - 3:45Silent Auction
Boehm Lobby
8:30 - 9:20Light Breakfast Reception
Boehm Lobby
9:20 - 9:30Welcoming Remarks
Boehm 145
9:30 - 10:25Dominic Klyve (Central Washington University)
Mathematical Fights! The Seedy Underbelly of Mathematical History
Boehm 145
10:25 - 10:30Group Photo
Stairs outside Boehm
10:30 - 10:50Coffee Break
Boehm Lobby
10:50 - 11:45
Concurrent sessions
Robert Ghrist (University of Pennsylvania)
Teaching Calculus in the Internet Age
Boehm 145
Student Competition
McFarland Student Union 223
11:45 - 12:00Section Awards & Business Meeting
Boehm 145
12:00 - 1:20Lunch & Table Discussions
McFarland Student Union 218
1:20 - 2:50
Concurrent sessions
Faculty Contributed Paper Sessions
Lytle 218 & 228
Student Contributed Paper Sessions
Lytle (see schedule for rooms)
Workshop by Dominic Klyve (Central Washington University) and Nick Scoville (Ursinus College)
Teaching Mathematics with Primary Historical Sources
Lytle 214
3:00 - 3:55Ben Galluzzo (Shippensburg University)
Fact Checking with Modeling
Boehm 145
3:55 - 4:55Reception & Silent Auction Winner Announcement
Boehm Lobby
4:25 - 4:55Workshop by Eugene Fiorini (Muhlenberg College)
Writing a Successful Grant Proposal (or Give Me the Money)
Sponsored by Section NExT
Boehm 145

Spring 2017 Governor's Report from Lisa Marano.