Congratulations to Montclair State University for hosting a great
MAA-NJ section meeting in spite of a rainy, blustery day.

Here is a PDF of the Fall 2018 MAA-NJ Meeting Program 



Call for Contributed Papers and Lunch Table Discussion Topics
for the Spring 2019 MAA-NJ Meeting

There will be two special contributed paper sessions at the Spring 2019 Meeting.
All papers will be reviewed by the organizers. Please submit a title, three- to four-sentence abstract,
and one-page description in MS Word format by January 24, 2019 to the session organizer.
  1. Graph Theory and Combinatorics organized by Amanda Beecher, Ramapo College,
    abeecher@ramapo.edu and Lei Cao, Georgian Court University, lcao@georgian.edu
     
    Speakers are invited to present in the broad range of topics encompassing graph theory,
    combinatorics, or related fields, such as combinatorial number theory and network science.

  2. Recreational Mathematics organized by David Nacin,
    William Paterson University, nacind@wpunj.edu.

MAA members interested in leading a Lunch Table Discussion at the Spring 2019 meeting are
asked to submit their proposed topic to Theresa C. Michnowicz, New Jersey City University,
tmichnowicz@njcu.edu, by January 24, 2019.


An interesting video about the history and function of Mathematical Reviews:

An Introduction to Mathematical Reviews

The web page for Mathematical Reviews (which includes the aformentioned video) can be found at:
http://www.ams.org/mr-database


GSUMC
The Garden State Undergraduate Mathematics Conference is held in conjunction with the MAA-NJ
Spring Meeting. It includes poster and oral presentation sessions for undergraduate students,
as well as a team mathematics-problem competition. To volunteer, contact:

Deepak Bal   deepak.bal@montclair.edu,
Lee Collins   collinsn@rowan.edu, or
Ik Jae Lee   leei@rowan.edu


NJ-NExT information is available at: http://www.tcnj.edu/~gevertz/NJ_NExT_new.html


Nominate a good teacher for the New Jersey MAA section's teaching award.
Nominations should be sent to the Section secretary, Zhixiong Chen, at zchen@njcu.edu


Spread the word
Do you have interesting math facts, information, photos, etc. to share? Send them to our
social media coordinator, Grace Cook at: maanj.socialmedia@gmail.com


Upcoming MAA-NJ Meetings:

The Spring 2019 MAA-NJ/GSUMC meeting will be held at Raritan Valley
Community College on Saturday, April 13, 2019.

Upcoming National Meetings:

The 2018 AMATYC Conference will be held in Orlando, FL. November 15-18 2018.

The 2019 Joint Mathematics Meeting will be held in Baltimore, January 16-19, 2019.

MAA MathFest 2019 will be held in Cincinnati, OH July 31 - Aug 3, 2019


Please direct your questions and suggestions regarding MAA-NJ official website to Dirck Uptegrove at dirck.uptegrove@nokia.com