Contributed papers sessions at Mathfest Toronto '98.

CAVEAT: This is a preliminary schedule and is subject to change and possible error.
Thursday 7/16
"Mentoring Mathematics Students"
"The Use of Technology in the Teaching of Applications in Undergraduate Mathematics"
Thursday 7/16
"Innovative Ideas for Student-Collected Data" "Mathematics Across the Disciplines"
Friday 7/18
"Mentoring Mathematics Students" "The Use of Technology in the Teaching of Applications in Undergraduate Mathematics"
Friday 7/18
"Multimedia and Mathematics Education" "Interactive and Dynamic Visualization for Precalculus and Calculus"
Saturday 7/19
"Innovative Ideas for Student-Collected Data" "Multimedia and Mathematics Education"
Saturday 7/19
"Mathematics Across the Disciplines"

"Mentoring Mathematics Students", Jean Bee Chan, Sonoma State University.

Thursday, 7/16
12:45 - 1:05 Sandra C. Lofstock, California Lutheran University, "Mentoring at Cal Lutheran University"
1:10 - 1:30 Joseph Meyinsse, Southern University, "Building Tomorrow's Leaders through LAMP Mentorship"
1:35 - 1:55 Carol S. Schumacher, Kenyon College, "Many Faces and Phases of Mentoring Mathematics Students"
2:00 - 2:15 Tahitha Mingus, University of Northern Colorado, "Nurturing Undergraduate Mathematics Majors to Achieve Their Full Potential"
2:20 - 2:35 Richard Grassl, University of Northern Colorado, "Fostering Budding Mathematicians in the Secondary Schools"

Friday, 7/17
1:00 - 1:20 Aparna Higgins, University of Dayton, "Beyond the Classroom - Preparing Professional Mathematicians"
1:25 - 1:45 Timothy Ray, Southeast Missouri State University, "Converting Non-Mathematics Majors to Mathematics" 1:50 - 2:10 Anie Chaderjian, Scripps College, "Mentoring Women Mathematics Students"
2:15 - 2:30 Bernd Schroder, Louisiana Technical University, "Mentoring Students at Louisiana Tech University"
2:35 - 2:50 E???? Kepplemann, ??????????????, "Organizing a Student Poster Presentation" ***************************************************************************

"The Use of Technology in the Teaching of Applications in Undergraduate Mathematics", Howard Lewis Penn, US Naval Academy, and Elizabeth Teles, National Science Foundation.

Thursday July 16
12:45 - 1:00 Howard Penn, United States Naval Academy, "Homerun Hitting, An application of Projectile Motion"
1:05 - 1:20 Bradford Kline, United States Air Force Academy, "Some Applications of Numerical Algorithms in Multivariable Calculus"
1:25 - 1:40 Marcelle Bessman, Jacksonville University , "Teaching Mathematics Through Modeling and Applications in a Model for a 21st Century Classroom"
1:45 - 2:00 Jerry Uhl, University of Illinois, "Matrices, Geometry and Mathematica"
2:05 - 2:20 Joseph A. Meyinsse, Southern University, "The Impact of the use of 'Geometer Sketchpad' in Teaching Geometry to Preservice School Teachers"
2:25 - 2:35 Al Shenk, University of California, San Diego, "Teaching Calculus with Interactive Reading and Lectures"

Friday, July 17
4:10 - 4:25 Judy O'Neal, North Georgia College & State University, "Real-World Applications using the Calculator-Based Laboratory in College Algebra and Precalculus"
4:30 - 4:45 Rick Cornez, University of Redlands, "Simulation Before Sampling?"
4:50 - 5:05 Sarah L. Mabrouk, Boston University, "Functions, Regression Analysis and the Graphing Calculator"
5:10 - 5:25 Linda Sundbye and Tom Kelley, Metropolitan State College of Denver, "The Incorporation of Hand-Held Technology in Business Math, Accounting, Economics and Finance"
5:30 - 5:45 William Wardlaw, United States Naval Academy, "A MAPLE Implementation of the RSA Public Key Cipher" ****************************************************************************

"Innovative Ideas for Student-Collected Data", Cathy A. Godbois, Harrisburg Area Community College, and Sheldon P. Gordon, SUNY at Farmingdale.

Thursday July 16
3:55 - 4:00 Welcome to the Session
4:00 - 4:20 Robert Bumcrot, Hofstra University, "Random Spaghetti"
4:25 - 4:40 George Avirappattu, Indiana University East, "Service Learning Projects for Introductory Statistics" 4:45 - 5:00 Florence Gordon, New York Institute of Technology, "Student Projects Based on Real World Data in Business Mathematics"
5:05 - 5:20 Jeff Butera, High Point University, "Drumcorps and Mathematics - Hopelessly Intertwined"
5:25 - 5:45 Bruce Torrence and Eve Torrence, Randolph Macon College, "Modeling Complex Periodic Data with Trigonometric Polynomials"

Saturday July 18
1:00 - 1:05 Welcome to the Session
1:05 - 1:25 Kathy Zhong, University of Detroit Mercy, "Helping Students Learn Statistics in an Enjoyable Way"
1:30 - 1:45 Sarah Mabrouk, Boston University, "The Find-Your-Own-Data Project and Poster Contest"
1:50 - 2:05 Aaron K. Trautwein, Carthage College, "Finding the Truth on Campus: Student Created Surveys"
2:10 - 2:25 David Cresap, William Fuller, Thomas Judson, John Kurtzke, The University of Portland, "Ideas for Projects and Other Student Collected Data"
2:30 - 2:50 Sheldon Gordon, Chris DelBene, and Dennis Valdez, SUNY at Farmingdale, "Student Projects Using Real World Data"

"Mathematics Across the Disciplines", Duff Campbell and Jim Rolf, US Military Academy.

Thursday 16 July
3:55 - 4:05 Antonella Cupillari/Amir Khalilollahi, Penn State University Erie, "Fluid Dynamics and Mathematics: A Classroom Experiment"
4:10 - 4:20 Russ Adelgren, United States Air Force Academy, "Multivariable Calculus Pollinated with Basic Mechanical Physics"
4:25 - 4:35 William Wardlaw, United States Naval Academy, "A Course in Number Theory and Cryptology"
4:40 - 4:50 Janet Anderson, Hope College, "Connections: Integrating Mathematics and Science General Education Courses"
4:55 - 5:05 Steve Kenton, Eastern Connecticut State College, "Team Teaching Interdisciplinary Courses"
5:10 - 5:20 Stuart Boersma, Alfred University, "Interdisciplinary Team-Teaching"
5:25 - 5:40 Dan King, Sarah Lawrence College, "Teaching an Undergraduate Seminar on Mathematical Topics and Issues in the Social Sciences"

Saturday 18 July
4:10 - 4:20 Catherine Gorini, Maharishi University of Management, "Geometry for the Artist"
4:25 - 4:35 Ann Robertson and Stanley Wertheimer, Connecticut College, "Linking the Arts and Mathematics"
4:40 - 4:50 Philip Blau, Boston University, "Getting Students to Think About How They Think About Mathematics"
4:55 - 5:05 George Ashline and Jo Ellis-Monaghan, St. Michael's College, "How Many People are in Your Future?"
5:10 - 5:20 Richard Orr, Rochester Institute of Technology, "The Clock"
5:25 - 5:35 Phil Cheifetz, Nassau Community College, "Learning Communities"
5:40 - 5:55 Caren Diefendorfer and Patricia Hammer, Hollins College, "Quantitative Reasoning at Hollins" ****************************************************************************

"Multimedia and Mathematics Education", Ronald Sklar and Richard O'Lander, St. Johns University, and Jingxiu Wang, Oakton Community College.

Friday July 17
1:00 - 1:15 Danny B. Clark, and June White , St. Petersburg Junior College, Clearwater, "Investment in Student Success Using Mediated Learning"
1:20 - 1:35 Marshall Cates, California State University, Los Angeles, "A Study of Computer Mediated Instruction in Introductory Algebra"
1:40 - 1:55 Scott Inch, Helmut Doll, and Julie Kontos, Bloomsburg University, "Testing Multimedia Educational Software: Does It Work?"
2:00 - 2:15 Helmut Doll, Bloomsburg University, "Interactive Percentages: Multimedia in General Education Mathematics Classes"
2:20 - 2:35 Jon Beal, Oklahoma State University, "Multimedia Mathematics Across the Curriculum"

Saturday, July 18
1:00 - 1:15 Samuel Masih, Albany State University, "Multimedia Interactive Electronic Book for Precalculus"
1:20 - 1:35 Maurice Vodounon, John Jay College of Criminal Justice of CUNY, "Cooperative Learning and Attitudinal Influences on College Algebra Achievements: Multimedia Approach"
1:40 - 2:00 Mark Bridger, Northeastern University, "Dynamic Function Visualization"
2:05 - 2:25 Martin Flashman, Humboldt State University, "Dynamic Visualization of Calculus I-III with The Geometers' Sketchpad"
2:30 - 2:50 Cathy Gorini, Maharishi University of Management, "Visualization Activities for the Harvard Precalculus Course"

"Interactive and Dynamic Visualization for Precalculus and Calculus", Martin Flashman, Humboldt State University.

Friday, July 17
4:10 - 4:30 Matthias Kawski, Arizona State University, "An Interative JAVA-scope for Vectorfields"
4:35 - 4:55 Bill Davis, Ohio State University, and Jerry Uhl, University of Illinois, "A visual Approach to the Divergence of a Vector Field in Calculus"
5:00 - 5:20 Wenzhi Sun , Salem College , "A Website For Maple Assignments of Calculus"
5:25 - 5:45 Mary Margaret Shoaf, Baylor University, , "Solving Calculus Applications Using the Geometry and Data Analysis Capabilities of the TI-92"
5:45 - 6:00 General Discussion