New York Alpha Pi
2011-2012 Chapter Report
President/Secretary: Kelley Gould
Vice President/Treasurer: Lauren DaLeo
Number of New Members Inducted:13
Number of Continuing Members:
Describe the two most interesting or unusual chapter activities this year:
Dr. Robert McGrail, Bard College, delivered the 2012 induction keynote speech. He began by handing out a test to all in attendance--inductees, faculty and parents.
Do any of your chapter members plan to attend or present a paper at the 2011 PME national meeting at MathFest in Lexington, Kentucky?
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?
Patrick Cummings ('12) accepted to graduate program in mathematics at Boston University; Jennifer Kile ('12) accepted to graduate program in mathematics at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute; Thomas Murphy ('12) accepted to graduate program in mathematics at Carnegie Mellon University; Emily Schroder ('12) accepted to graduate program in statistics at Colorado State University Fort Collins Renee Gennarelli ('11) accepted to graduate program in biostatistics at Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine Edward Ohanian ('11) co-authored March 2012 College Mathematics Journal article: "Eradicating a disease: Lessons from mathematical epidemiology."