New Jersey Epsilon Chapter
St. Peter's College
2002-2003 Chapter Report


 

Advisor and Officers

Advisor: Professor Michael B. Sheehy

President: Tiffany Pomers

Vice President: Joe Collins

Treasurer: Vinny Berardi

Secretary: Jacqueline Pomers

Number of New Members Inducted:

6

Number of Continuing Members:

4

Do any of your chapter members plan to attend or present a paper at the PME national meeting at MathFest in Boulder, Colorado?

Yes, Vinny Berardi on "Chaos Theory."

Describe the two most interesting or unusual chapter activities this year:

1:

Dr William Gutsch, former chairman of the American Museum Hayden Planetarium and Forecast Meteorologist and Science Editor for WABC-TV, NY, NY presented a talk on "Journeys to the Red Planet and the Lord of the Rings".

2:

Dr. B. Melvin Kiernan, Professor of Mathematics at St. Peter's College gave a presentation on "The History of the Mathematics Department at St. Peter's College". Dr. Kiernan is retiring.

Do you have any news about current students or recent graduates? For example, scholarships or other awards, acceptances to graduate school, paper presentations at conferences. :

No.