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January 2019

joint mathematics meeting - baltimore, md

I am excited to attend for the third time the Joint Mathematics Meeting from January 16th to 19th, 2019 at the Baltimore Convention Center in Baltimore, MD. I will be participating in several events and sessions.

Together with Dr. Meghan DeWitt of St. Thomas Aquinas College, Dr. Semra Kilic-Bahi of Colby-Sawyer College, and Dr. Minah Oh of James Madison University, I am proud to be organizing the MAA Contributed Paper Session on Inclusive Excellence - Attracting, Involving, and Retaining Women and Underrepresented Groups in Mathematics [session description]. We have received numerous interesting abstract submissions and have decided to have a three parts session:

  • Part I: Friday, January 18th, 9:00am - 10:55am in room 305. [View Program.]

  • Part II: Friday, January 18th, 1:00pm - 3:55pm in room 303. [View Program.]

  • Part III: Saturday, January 19th, 8:00am - 11:55am in room 303. [View Program.]

Fluids Research Presentation: I will be part of the AMS Contributed Paper Session on Fluid Mechanics on Wednesday, January 16th in room 311. My talk titled Diffusion of Passive Tracers Advected by Laminar Shear Flow in Triangular Capillary Pipes is scheduled for 8:30am.  [View Abstract.] 

Teaching ODEs Presentation: I will be part of the MAA Contributed Paper Session on The Teaching and Learning of Undergraduate Ordinary Differential Equations on Friday, January 18th in room 324. My talk titled Teaching the SIR model in historical context: primary sources to modern applications is scheduled for 3:00pm.  [View Abstract, View Slides.]

Girls Talk Math Presentations:

  • I will be part of the MAA Poster Session of Mathematical Outreach Programs on Thursday, January 17th in Exhibit Hall G, 100 level. My poster is titled Girls Talk Math - Engaging Girls through Math Media.  [View All Poster Session Abstracts.]

  • I am co-author on a presentation that Katrina Morgan (UNC Chapel Hill) will be giving in the MAA General Contributed Paper Session on Outreach session on Wednesday, January 16th in room 301. The talk titled Promoting diversity through outreach at the Girls Talk Math camp is scheduled for 9:15am.  [View Abstract.]

  • Cara Peters from the University of Maryland at College Park will be giving a talk titled Girls Talk Math: Pursuit of Representation through Media in the Inclusive Excellence - Attracting, Involving, and Retaining Women and Underrepresented Groups in Mathematics (Part II). Her talk is scheduled on Friday, January 18th at 2:20pm in room 303. [View Abstract.]