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Mathematics Department News: October 2008

Here you will find the latest news from the Mathematics Department. If you have any news you would like us to share, just e-mail it to and we will add it. You can also browse past issues of Stright Lines, our department newsletter.  Check back often (or subscribe to our RSS feed!) for updates.

Reilly Discusses “Educational Re-Visions” at International Visual Literacy Association Conference

At the fortieth annual conference of the International Visual Literacy Association in Blacksburg, Va., Edel Reilly presented “Educational Re-Visions: Integrating Visual Literacy Instruction Across the Disciplines.”

Posted on 10/22/2008 1:58:19 PM

Sarah Romasco Named PSAC West Player of the Week

Sarah Romasco, a junior secondary mathematics education major, has once again been named the PSAC West Player of the Week in women’s soccer. 

Posted on 10/22/2008 11:23:21 AM

Lingle-Martin to Present Colloquium on Chinese Counting Rods

Mathematics instructor Jason Lingle-Martin will present a colloquium on Chinese counting rods on Tuesday, November 11, from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. in Stright Hall, room 302.

Posted on 10/21/2008 2:06:06 PM

Teachers Teaching with Technology Short Course Comes to Mathematics Department

Stuart Moskowitz from Humboldt State University will present workshops on using the TI-73 Explorer graphing calculator to teachers, faculty, and students.

Posted on 10/21/2008 1:42:01 PM

New Organization for Preservice Teachers of Mathematics Recognized

IUP—Preservice Teachers of Mathematics (IUP—PTM) is now officially recognized as a university organization through the Center for Student Life.

Posted on 10/21/2008 12:45:24 PM

Looking for Missing Mathematics Alumni

Missing Mathematics Department alumni, please go to our website and let us know where you are.

Posted on 10/21/2008 12:29:33 PM

Burch, Muller to Present Colloquium on Maximally Non-Matching Covered Graphs

Mathematics professor Dr. Kimberly Burch and mathematics student Timothy Muller will be presenting the results of their research on maximally non-matching covered graphs at a Mathematics Department colloquium on Tuesday, October 14, 2008, from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Stright Hall, room 302.

Posted on 10/10/2008 8:26:03 AM

Mathematics Professor Publishes in October Issue of Mathematics Teaching in the Middle School

Dr. Brian Sharp’s article “Getting a ‘Bee’ in Math Class” has been published in the Mathematical Explorations section of the October 2008 issue of Mathematics Teaching in the Middle School.

Posted on 10/7/2008 8:21:10 AM

Alarcón to Present Colloquium on SMART Boards

Dr. Alarcon will present a colloquium on the use of SMART board technology in the classroom.

Posted on 10/6/2008 1:52:41 PM

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