# Presentations in 2001

**January**

**Akalu Tefera**. *MultInt: A Maple Package for Multiple Integration Using the WZ-Method*. The Annual Joint Meetings of the American Mathematical Society and the Mathematical Association of America.

**February**

**Ed Aboufadel, Will Dickinson,** and Rany Pruim (Calvin College). *Who Wants To Be a Math Millionaire*. The Michigan Undergraduate Mathematics Conference.

**March**

**Char Beckmann**. *Playing with Pascal's Triangle*. Mathematics in Action, Grand Valley State University.

**Dave Coffey** and K. Coffey. *Ways to Make Ten*. Mathematics in Action, Grand Valley State University.

**Pam Wells**. *If It’s Positive, then It’s Increasing: Using Writing Assignments to Foster Deep*

*Understanding of Calculus*. Mathematics in Action, Grand Valley State University.

**April**

R. Verhey, T. Husband, and **Char Beckmann**. *Building Bridges: MET and CBMS Recommendations for the Preparation of Teachers of Mathematics*. The Annual Meeting of the Michigan Section of the Mathematical Association of America.

**Char Beckmann**. *Standards Based Mathematics Curriculum at the College Level*. The Annual Meeting of the Michigan Section of the Mathematical Association of America.

**Matt Boelkins** and T. Ratliff. ** ***How we use Email to get our Students to Read the Text Before Class*. Central Michigan University Mathematics Department Seminar.

**Matt Boelkins**. *On Using the Web in Teaching Mathematics*. Project NeXT presentation, the Annual Meeting of the Michigan Section of the Mathematical Association of America.

**Gary Klingler**. *Pierre + Pascal = **Probability and Other Historical (and Herstorical) Episodes and Problems*. The Annual Meeting of the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics.

**Akalu Tefera**. *A Brief Tour of MultInt: A Maple Package for Multiple Integration*. The Annual Meeting of the Michigan Section of the Mathematical Association of America.

**May**

**Ed Aboufadel**. *Applications of Cryptography* and *Math Millionaire*. Beaver Island Public Schools as part of the Michigan Section of the MAA Visiting High School Lecturer Program.

**Esther Billings** and D. Klanderman. *College Students’ Misconceptions of the Graphical Representations of Speed*. Association of Christians in the Mathematical Sciences, Calvin College.

**Ted Sundstrom**. *Exploration, Proof, and Writing in Mathematics*. Annual Meeting of the Michigan Section of the Mathematical Association of America.

**August**

**Rebecca Walker**. *Student Voices on the Transition from Standards-Based High School Mathematics to College Mathematics*. The Annual Summer Meeting of the Mathematical Association of America.

**September**

**Esther Billings **and** Pam Wells**. *Activities that Help Students Explore the Concept of Prime Numbers*. Regional Meeting of the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics.

**October**

**Char Beckmann **and **Esther Billings**. *Figuring Fitness: Healthy Math for Middle Schoolers*. Michigan Council of Teachers of Mathematics Annual Conference.

**Char Beckmann**, **John Gabrosek** (Statistics), and **Phyliss Curtiss** (Statistics). *Wall of Infamy*. Michigan Council of Teachers of Mathematics Annual Conference.

**Char Beckmann**, A. Brush, and K. Dean. Math Walks. Michigan Council of Teachers of Mathematics Annual Conference.

**Marge Friar**. *Build, Sketch & Explore Patterns in Sequences of 3-Dimensional Shapes*. Fire-Up! Conference for Student Teachers, Aquinas College*.*

**Rebecca Walker**. *Insight into the Transition From the Core-Plus Mathematics Project Curriculum to College Mathematics*. Michigan Council of Teachers of Mathematics Annual Conference.

**November**

**Cathy Gardner**, **Jane Mays**, and **Mary Ellen Rivers**. *So Many Instructors! How Do the Students Get the Same Course?* American Mathematical Association of Two Year Colleges Annual Conference.