The Fall 2021 Meeting of the MD-DC-VA section of the MAA
will be held at Salisbury University on November 5–6, 2021.
On Friday, Jessica Kelly of Christopher Newport University will run a workshop on Creatively using our campuses: using everyday places and spaces to inspire mathematical problem formulation, and Dan Kalman, Professor Emeritus from American University, will
give the banquet address, Minute Math.
The Saturday morning address,
Optimizing Uncertainty of Information in Decision Making via the LRM Method, will be given by Dawn Lott of Delaware State University, and the Saturday afternoon address, Linear Algebra and its Amazing Applications , will be given by Minah Oh of James Madison University.
This is an in-person meeting. If you aren't able to make the meeting, all of the invited talks will be recorded and posted here after the meeting. You don't have to register in order to watch the recordings.
- Spring meeting highlights - The Spring 2021 Meeting of the
MD-DC-VA section of the MAA was held virtually on April 24 and 25, 2021.
- The Spring 2021 Newsletter
is online. Highlights include info about the spring meeting, Section Chair and Section Representative reports, news and events, mind-blowing moments in mathematics, a crossword, and more. Here is the crossword solution.
Congratulations to Daniel Showalter of Eastern Mennonite University, the 2021 winner of the
John M. Smith Award for Distinguished College or University Teaching!
Congratulations to Leigh Lunsford, Phillip Poplin, and David Shoenthal of Longwood University, 2020 co-winners of the
Sister Helen Christensen Service Award!
- If you are interested in making a nomination for either the John M. Smith Award for Distinguished College or University Teaching or the Sister Helen Christensen Service Award, please the Smith Award nomination page and the
Christensen Award nomination page.
- Section History: The section is always looking for information on section history.
We are interested in information and stories about section meetings, summer
workshops, people, newsletters and institutions. If you have anything to contribute,
please email the webmaster.
Future Meeting Locations and Dates
- Fall 2021: Salisbury University, November 5 – 6
- Spring 2022: Virginia State University, April 8 – 9, 2022