2006-2007 Chapter Report
Advisor and Officers
Advisor: Professor Joan Weiss
President: Christine Mauro
Vice-President: Elizabeth Small
Secretary: Laura Young
Treasurer: Annemarie Perro
Number of New Members Inducted:
Number of Continuing Members:
Describe the two most interesting or unusual chapter activities this year:
1) Sponsored "Mathematics Majors' Life
After Fairfield University: A Panel of Mathematics Major Gradutes". Six
mathematics major graduates representing classes from 1986 through 2005
shared their use of mathematics after graduation.
2)Sponsored "What can I do as an undergrad Math Major? PLENTY! Find out at the
Panel on Interships & R.E.U.s". Students presented information about an
intership at St Paul Travelers and an REU at George Washington University.
Do any of your chapter members plan to attend or present a paper at the PME national meeting at MathFest in San Jose, California?
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. :
Margaret Curran'07 REU at George Washing University in summer 2006
Amanda Popham'07 internship at St Paul Travelers in summer 2006, passed the
Exam P actuary exam and will be employed by Travelers as an actuary in
Christine Mauro'08 REU in BioStatistics at Boston University in summer 2007