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Mathematics Faculty Present at Joint Mathematics Meeting

Many Belmont College of Sciences and Mathematics faculty members gave presentations at the Joint Mathematics Meeting of The Mathematical Association of America and the American Mathematical Society held in San Antonio, Texas, Jan. 10-13. More than 6,000 people were in attendance, making the event the largest Mathematics meeting in the world.

Presentations included “Encouraging a ‘Growth Mindset’ in Our Mathematics Courses” by Professor of Mathematics and Director of the Teaching Center Dr. Mike Pinter, “Tying Statistics to the Real World – Group Projects using Linear Regression” by Assistant Professor of Mathematics Dr. Robin Lovgren, “Reacting to the Past in a Mathematics Classroom” and “Linking Mathematics and the Arts through a Poster Assignment” by Chair and Associate Professor of Mathematics Dr. Andy Miller and “Algorithm to Enhance Stereoscopic Imagery” by Assistant Professor of Mathematics Dr. Michelle Guinn. Assistant Professor of Mathematics Dr. Maria Neophytou also participated in the conference.