Orlando Sessions on Interdisciplinary Math


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These are excerpts from the program for the Joint Mathematics Meetings, January 10-13, 1996, Orlando, Florida.

Sessions

MAA Session on Interdisciplinary Programs with Undergraduate Mathematics
  • Mathematics across the curriculum at the University of Nevada.
    Jerry A. Johnson, University of Nevada, Reno
  • Interdisciplinary quantitative curriculum development: Lessons from a project in the life sciences.
    Louis J. Gross, University of Tennessee, Knoxville
  • A course in mathematical biology.
    William R. Derrick, University of Montana
  • Epidemics.
    Una M. Bray, Skidmore College
  • Environmental modeling in an interdisciplinary setting.
    Robert S. Cole, Evergreen State College
  • An interdisciplinary course to replace college algebra.
    Benny Dan Evans, Oklahoma State University
  • Functioning in the real world: A precalculus experience with applications across the disciplines.
    Sheldon P. Gordon, Suffolk Community College
  • Mathematics for decision making.
    Frank H. Mathis, Baylor University
  • TEAM, an interdisciplinary course in mathematics and economics.
    J. Rody Borg, Jacksonville University
    Marilyn Repsher, Jacksonville University
  • An interdisciplinary approach to teaching mathematics and composition.
    Joseph Kirtland, Marist College
  • Using mathematics to improve writing skills.
    William J. O'Connor, Incarnate Word College
  • Team teaching an integrated mathematics and science course.
    Richard E. Pfiefer, San Jose State University
  • Computational science in a liberal arts setting.
    Daniel Craig Sloughter, Furman University
  • Modern, computer assisted, Fourier analysis.
    James S. Walker, University of Wisconsin, Eau Claire

Panel Discussions

    Coordinating mathematics and science education.
    MAA Panel Discussion
    Organizers:
    Lida K. Barrett, U. S. Military Academy
    Panelists:
    Sylvia Bozeman, Spelman College
    Lynn Kiaer, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology
    James H. Lightbourne, NSF
    Richard West, U. S. Military Academy

Minicourses

    MAA Minicourse #4
    Interdisciplinary lively applications.
    Organizers:
    David C. Arney, U. S. Military Academy
    Frank Giordano, U. S. Military Academy

    MAA Minicourse #11
    Earth math: Applications of precalculus mathematics to environmental issues.
    Organizers:
    Christopher Schaufele, Kennesaw State College
    Nancy Zumoff, Kennesaw State College



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