october 2018

invited talk at fsu biomathematics seminar

I’ve been invited to give a talk focused on my dissertation research at the Biomathematics Seminar at Florida State University. The talk will take place on Wednesday, October 10th at 3:35pm in room 200 of the Love Building on the Florida State University Campus. [View Abstract.]

August/September 2018

AmS I/E Blog post

Katrina Morgan and I wrote a guest blog post for the American Mathematical Society Inclusion/Exclusion Blog about our Girls Talk Math program. We are excited to share our mission and philosophy with the Mathematics community as we make our IBL-based curriculum freely available on GitHub. [Read Post.] [GTM GitHub.}

poster competition winner at the Sixth Annual Postdoctoral Symposium - florida state university

I won the poster competition in the Physical Sciences division at the Sixth Annual Postdoctoral Symposium at Florida State University with a poster titled How Boundaries Shape Chemical Deliveries in Microfluidics. [View Abstract.]

joined the department of mathematics at florida state university

I have joined the Department of Mathematics at Florida State University as a Dean’s Postdoctoral Scholar. I am working on physical and biological applications of fluid mechanics with Dr. Nick Moore and Dr. Nick Cogan. I am also teaching Calculus II with Analytic Geometry.


January 2018

joint mathematics meeting - san diego, ca

I am excited to attend for the second time the Joint Mathematics Meeting from January 10th to 13th, 2018 in San Diego, CA. I will be participating in several events and sessions.

Together with Dr. Meghan DeWitt of St. Thomas Aquinas College and Dr. Semra Kilic-Bahi of Colby-Sawyer College, I am proud to be one of the organizers of the MAA Session on Attracting, Involving, and Retaining Women and Underrepresented Groups in Mathematics -- Righting the Balance. The session is scheduled for Saturday, January 13th from 8:00am to 12:00pm in room 5A on the Upper Level of the San Diego Convention Center.  [View Program.]

Fluids Research Presentation: I will be part of the AMS Contributed Paper Session on Applied Mathematics II on Friday, January 12th in room 19 on the Mezzanine Level of the San Diego Convention Center. My talk titled Fine structure symmetry-breaking in decaying passive scalars advected by laminar shear flow is scheduled for 4:00pm.  [View Abstract.] 

Mentoring Presentation: I will be part of the MAA General Contributed Paper Session on Mentoring on Friday, January 12th in room 28E on the Upper Level of the San Diego Convention Center. My talk titled Association for Women in Mathematics Mentoring Network - Supporting Female Mathematics Majors throughout their Undergraduate Career is scheduled for 9:15am.  [View Abstract, View Slides.]

Outreach Presentation: I will be part of the MAA Poster Session of Mathematical Outreach Programs on Thursday, January 11th in Exhibit Hall B2 on the Ground Level of the San Diego Convention Center. My poster is titled Girls Talk Math - Engaging Girls through Math Media.  [View All Poster Session Abstracts.]

IBL Presentation: I am co-author on a presentation that Katrina Morgan will be giving in the MAA Session on Inquiry-Based Teaching and Learning III on Saturday, January 13th in room 4 on the Upper Level of the San Diego Convention Center. The talk titled Inquiry-Based Learning Problem Sets in an Outreach Program for High School Girls: Increasing Confidence and Strengthening Interest Among Underrepresented Groups is scheduled for 11:20am.  [View Abstract.]