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The spring 2019 meeting of the Nebraska/Southeast South Dakota Section of the MAA will be held on the campus of College of Saint Mary in Omaha, Nebraska.

Dates and times: Friday, April 5, 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. and 6:00 banquet
Saturday, April 6, 8:30 a.m. – noon

Warde Conference Center in Mercy Hall

     Please plan to make a presentation or have your students present at the meeting.  Your topic can be your work, your students’ work, new classroom methods you have tried, or anything else connected to the world of mathematics.  A special encouragement is sent to undergraduate and graduate students for their presentations.  Complete the paper information page and mail, fax, or email the information to us by March 20.  We will have a list of abstracts ready to be emailed before the meeting and available when you arrive.

      Our keynote speaker will be Carol Schumacher from Kenyon College in Ohio.

      The cost for the banquet will be $28; it will be a buffet that includes salad, vegetables, fish, pasta, and dessert.  We hope for a large audience at the banquet; please let us know by March 20 whether or not you will be able to attend.

      These motels have a group of rooms reserved for you—tell them you are in the “MAA Meeting” group to get the discounted rate:

 Aksarben Suites, 7270 Cedar Street, 402-281-2408 (group rate $89.00 until March 20) or online at www.wyndhamhotels.com/hotels/51777 with Group Code: CGMAAC.  (this is across the street from the west campus entrance on 72nd street)

 Hilton Garden Inn, 6737 Frances Street, 402-334-4441 (group rate $137.70 until March 15)   (this is across from the soccer field on the east side of campus)

 Other motels in in the area include:

          Super 8 by Wyndham Omaha

          Courtyard by Marriott Omaha Aksarben Village

          Comfort Inn and Suites Omaha Central

          Holiday Inn Omaha Southwest

 

DIRECTIONS  TO  COLLEGE  OF  SAINT  MARY

 The College is located in Omaha, at the corner of 72nd Street and Mercy Road.  This is just north of Center Street, a main east-west road, and also a short distance north of I-80.  The main campus entrance is on Mercy Road.

 If you are coming from a distance, it is best to take I-80 and the 72nd Street exit.  Turn north and stay on the right.  Go just less than a mile and turn right at Mercy Road.  The main campus entrance is the first left turn.

 

PARKING:

You may park in any regular spot on campus that is not reserved for handicapped or other designation.  Warde Conference Center is the first floor of the building ahead and on the left as you come down the hill from Mercy Road.  There should be plenty of parking if you go right at the roundabout.

  

Feel free to contact us with any questions or suggestions about the meeting:

 Jing Chang                                            Mark Sand

College of Saint Mary                          College of Saint Mary

7000 Mercy Road                                 7000 Mercy Road

Omaha, NE 68106                                Omaha, NE 68106

402-399-2613                                       402-399-2695

jchang@csm.edu                                  msand@csm.edu



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