The University of Akron
2004-2005 Chapter Report
Advisor and Officers
Advisor: Laura K. Gross
President: Lori McDonnell
Vice President: Julie Dowdell
Treasurer: Michele Kneale
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
Albuquerque, New Mexico?
No, but our treasurer was a delegate.
Describe the two most interesting or unusual chapter activities this year:
We held a game night for the first time. We also had alumni give two
lectures, one on cyptography and cryptanalysis, the other on mathematics in
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. :
President Lori McDonnell is now a graduate student at Nebraska.
Member Carey Childers presented a poster in the graduate-student session at MAA MathFest in Albuquerque.