New York Beta Chapter
Hunter College of The City University of New York
2002-2003 Chapter Report


Advisor and Officers

Advisor: Professor Jane Matthews

Number of New Members Inducted:


Number of Continuing Members:


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

Yes. Two members will attend MathFest: Hai He and Jia Sun. Hai will present a paper, as he did last summer.

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



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. :

Cathy Chen - position in the financial sector.

Marius Leordeanu - full scholarship for doctoral program at Carnegie-Mellon University.

Zhi Qiu - scholarship for doctoral program at Northwestern University.

Jeffrey Young - admitted to doctoral program at the CUNY Graduate Center.

Cathy Chen, Karen Chen, Laura Dascalescu, Karina Dinershteyn, Marius Leordeanu, Stanley Mathew, Chelsya Ng, Zhi Qiu, Jia Sun, Jeffrey Young - awarded NSF Scholarship in Hunter's program of research for full-time students.

Most have received departmental prizes.