James Madison University
2004-2005 Chapter Report
Advisor and Officers
Advisor: Professor Hasan Hamdan
President: Courtney Schultz
Vice President: Rebecca Hope
Treasurer: Danna Chiang
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?
Describe the two most interesting or unusual chapter activities this year:
Well, we had two meetings in the fall. Two meetings in the Spring.In one of the Fall meetings, we watched the Infinite Secret (A NOVA documentary about recovering the Method). In the second Spring meeting, we invited a speaker who talked about Fermat's Last Theorem. (Speaker was really engaging and funny)
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. :
Yes, Ryan Charest just got a scholarship at NC State to study statistics. He was awarded, the Outsdanding Statistics Major of the year award.