Mathematical Association of America

Southwestern Section

Business meeting at 2014 Section Meeting Jenny Quinn keynote at 2014 Section Meeting Scott Surgent presiding at 2013 Section Meeting Laura Watkins and Anne Dudley speaking at 2013 Section Meeting
Photos from the 2014 Southwestern Section-ArizMATYC meeting at Paradise Valley Community College. More meeting photos are here.

Upcoming events...

MidSchoolMath National Conference

February 27–28, Santa Fe, NM
"It is all about showcasing the work that you and other educators have done to change how math is taught, focusing in on innovative lessons that can inspire the mathematician within each and every one of our students." Download the Call for Presenters flier or visit the MidSchoolMath web site.

MAA Southwestern Section Spring Meeting

April 18–19, El Paso Community College
Joint meeting with NMMATYC
More information including registration and housing is on the conference web site.


August 5–8, Washington, DC
More information is on the MathFest home page.

Joint Mathematics Meetings

January 6–9, 2016, Washington State Convention Center, Seattle
More information will be on the Joint Mathematics Meetings home page.

Volunteer needed: Section Webmaster

We need a volunteer to run the Section web site. Read more about this opportunity here.

Other happenings...

Spring Southwestern Section Newsletter available

The latest Section newsletter was published electronically on February 5, 2015. Download Section newsletter (PDF format).

Section T-shirt Design Contest

Each Section is being asked to design a Centennial t-shirt, and we plan a design contest in the Southwestern Section. Read about the contest.

Member news

Robert Wisner is recuperating after a fall, surgery, and lung challenges. After several months in the hospital, he now enjoys cards and messages during this stay in rehab. The address is Aristocrat #19, 2969 Claude Dove Drive, Las Cruces, NM 88011. (10 February 2015)

Chuck Straley is recuperating after a stroke. Cards can be sent in care of Chip Straley, 1213 W. 2nd St., Yuma, AZ 85364. (10 February 2015)

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The Mathematical Association of America (MAA) is the largest professional society that focuses on mathematics accessible at the undergraduate level. The Southwestern Section of the MAA comprises those members and institutions in Arizona, New Mexico, and the El Paso, Texas area.