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Sunday August 5, 1990 
Monday August 6, 1990 
Tuesday August 7, 1990 
Wednesday August 8, 1990 
Thursday August 9, 1990 
Friday August 10, 1990 
Saturday August 11, 1990 
Sunday August 12, 1990 
Sunday August 5, 1990  
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Monday August 6, 1990  
8:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.  AMS Short Course: Part 1 
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Tuesday August 7, 1990  
7:30 a.m.3:00 p.m.  MAA Board of Governors

8:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.  AMS Short Course: Part 2 
1:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.  AMS Council

2:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.  Joint Meetings Registration

3:00 p.m.5:00 p.m.  MAA Section Officers

7:15 p.m.9:00 p.m.  Joint Policy Board for Mathematics: National Meetings of Department Heads
Curriculum reformHow does a department chair cause it to happen? 
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Wednesday August 8, 1990  
6:30 a.m.3:00 p.m.  Joint Meetings Registration

7:30 a.m.8:30 a.m.  Opening Ceremonies

8:55 a.m.9:45 a.m.  MAA Invited Address
G. Baley Price The seventyfifth anniversary celebration. 
9:55 a.m.10:00 a.m.  Plaque Ceremony

10:10 a.m.11:00 a.m.  MAA Invited Address
Judith V. Grabiner Was Newton's calculus just a deadend? Maclaurin and the Scottish connection. 
12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.  Exhibits

12:30 p.m.1:00 p.m.  MAA Invited Address
Wade Ellis, Jr. Mathematics and computation: Proliferation and fragmentation. 
1:10 p.m.1:40 p.m.  MAA Invited Address
Paul R. Halmos Has progress in mathematics slowed down? 
1:50 p.m.2:20 p.m.  MAA Invited Address
Peter J. Hilton The contribution of mathematics to education. 
2:30 p.m.3:00 p.m.  MAA Invited Address
Cathleen S. Morawetz The last 75 years: Giants of applied mathematics. 
3:15 p.m.3:30 p.m.  Picture

3:45 p.m.4:45 p.m.  Mathematical Circus

6:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.  MAA Banquet

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Thursday August 9, 1990  
6:30 a.m.3:00 p.m.  Joint Meetings Registration

7:00 a.m.7:30 a.m.  MAA Special Presentation 
7:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.  AMS Special Session on Combinatorics, I 
7:00 a.m.8:50 a.m.  AMS Special Session on Algebraic Geometry, I 
7:00 a.m.9:00 a.m.  MAA Minicourse #1: Part A
Using metacognitive strategies to improve instruction 
7:00 a.m.9:00 a.m.  MAA Minicourse #2: Part A
Planning, funding, and administering teacher enhancement projects 
7:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.  MAA CUPM Subcommittee on Symbolic Computer Systems Poster Session
What students learn in the symbolic computing environment 
7:05 a.m.11:00 a.m.  MAA Session on The Interface Between Mathematics and Operations Research, Part A 
7:30 a.m.10:50 a.m.  AMS Special Session on Dynamics of Biological Systems, I 
7:50 a.m.8:40 a.m.  MAAAAAS Invited Address
Richard A. Askey Lost and found mathematics. 
7:50 a.m.8:40 a.m.  MAA CUPM Subcommittee on Quantitative Literacy Requirements Panel Discussion
Quantitative literacy 
8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.  AMS Special Session on Ring Theory, I 
8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.  AMS Special Session on Group Theory, I 
8:00 a.m.9:30 a.m.  MAA Student Chapter Panel Discussion

8:00 a.m.9:00 a.m.  AWM Panel Discussion
Enrichment programs in urban public schools 
8:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.  Exhibits

8:55 a.m.9:45 a.m.  AMSMAA Invited Address
Saunders Mac Lane Algebra as a means of understanding mathematics. 
9:00 a.m.9:45 a.m.  AWM Membership Meeting \& Prize Session

9:15 a.m.11:15 a.m.  MAA Minicourse #3: Part A
A seminar on women in mathematics 
9:15 a.m.11:15 a.m.  MAA Minicourse #4: Part A
A calculus laboratory using Mathematica 
9:15 a.m.11:15 a.m.  MAA Minicourse #5: Part A
Using history in teaching calculus 
10:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.  MAANCTM Invited Address
John A. Dossey Mathematics educationyesterday, today, and tomorrow. 
11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.  National Science Foundation

12:15 p.m.1:15 p.m.  MAA Earle Raymond Hedrick Lectures: Lecture I
Philip J. Davis Spirals from Theodorus of Cyrene to metachaos. Spirals old and new. 
1:30 p.m.2:20 p.m.  MAAPME Invited Address
Ivan Niven Problems for all seasons. 
1:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.  MAA Minicourse #1: Part B
Using metacognitive strategies to improve instruction 
1:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.  MAA Minicourse #2: Part B
Planning, funding, and administering teacher enhancement projects 
1:30 p.m.4:20 p.m.  MAA Session on Toward Equity and Excellence: Efforts to Increase the Number of Minorities and Women in the Profession 
1:30 p.m.4:20 p.m.  MAA Session on The Interface Between Mathematics and Operations Research, Part B 
1:30 p.m.3:00 p.m.  MAA CUPM Subcommittee on Symbolic Computer Systems Panel Discussion
The pedagogical impact of computer algebra systems on college mathematics curricula 
2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.  PME Contributed Paper Session 
2:35 p.m.4:05 p.m.  AMS Progress in Mathematics Lecture
Michael G. Crandall Viscosity solutions of partial differential equations. 
3:30 p.m.4:20 p.m.  MAA Special Lecture 
3:30 p.m.4:20 p.m.  MAA CUPM Subcommittee on Symbolic Computer Systems Special Presentation
Symbolic computing in undergraduate mathematics: Symbols, pictures, numbers, and insights 
3:45 p.m.5:45 p.m.  MAA Minicourse #3: Part B
A seminar on women in mathematics 
3:45 p.m.5:45 p.m.  MAA Minicourse #4: Part B
A calculus laboratory using Mathematica 
3:45 p.m.5:45 p.m.  MAA Minicourse #5: Part B
Using history in teaching calculus 
5:30 p.m.7:15 p.m.  Pi Mu Epsilon Banquet

6:30 p.m.8:00 p.m.  AMSMAAMSEB Evening of Dialogue
Mathematics education 
7:30 p.m.8:30 p.m.  PME J. Sutherland Frame Lecture
Ronald L. Graham Combinatorics and computers: Coping with finiteness. 
8:00 p.m.9:30 p.m.  AWM Reception

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Friday August 10, 1990  
6:30 a.m.3:00 p.m.  Joint Meetings Registration

7:00 a.m.9:50 a.m.  AMS Special Session on Combinatorial Games 
7:00 a.m.9:50 a.m.  AMS Special Session on Group Theory, II 
7:00 a.m.9:10 a.m.  AMS Session on Graph Theory and Combinatorics 
7:00 a.m.8:30 a.m.  MAA Session
Modeling 
7:00 a.m.8:00 a.m.  Pi Mu Epsilon Breakfast

7:20 a.m.9:45 a.m.  AMS Session on Geometry, Topology and Infinite Combinatorics 
7:30 a.m.9:50 a.m.  AMS Special Session on Dynamics of Biological Systems, II 
7:30 a.m.9:30 a.m.  MAA Minicourse #6: Part A
Writing to learn mathematics 
7:30 a.m.9:30 a.m.  MAA Minicourse #7: Part A
Exploring mathematics with the NeXT computer 
7:30 a.m.9:30 a.m.  MAA Minicourse #8: Part A
A mathematician's introduction to the HP48SX scientific expandable calculator for firsttime users 
7:30 a.m.9:30 a.m.  MAA Minicourse #9: Part A
Starting, funding and sustaining mathematics laboratories 
7:30 a.m.9:55 a.m.  MAA Session on Liberal Arts Mathematics Courses, Part A 
7:50 a.m.8:40 a.m.  AMS Invited Address
Michael E. Taylor The role of microlocal analysis in PDE. 
8:00 a.m.9:50 a.m.  MAA Committee on the Teaching of Undergraduate Mathematics Panel Discussion
Research in learning undergraduate mathematics 
8:00 a.m.9:50 a.m.  MAA Committee on Computers in Mathematics Education Panel Discussion
Visualization project 
8:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.  Exhibits

8:15 a.m.9:50 a.m.  PME Contributed Paper Session 
8:55 a.m.9:45 a.m.  AMS Invited Address
Joseph G. Conlon Statistical mechanics of Coulomb systems. 
10:05 a.m.11:00 a.m.  AMS Business Meeting

11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.  National Science Foundation

11:15 a.m.12:15 p.m.  PME Council

12:15 p.m.1:15 p.m.  MAA Earle Raymond Hedrick Lectures: Lecture II
Philip J. Davis Spirals from Theodorus of Cyrene to metachaos. Lessons from Euler. 
1:30 p.m.2:20 p.m.  MAACMS Invited Address
Paulo Ribenboim Prime number records. 
1:30 p.m.3:50 p.m.  AMS Special Session on Combinatorics, II 
1:30 p.m.3:20 p.m.  AMS Special Session on Algebraic Geometry, II 
1:30 p.m.3:50 p.m.  AMS Special Session on Ring Theory, II 
1:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.  MAA Minicourse #6: Part B
Writing to learn mathematics 
1:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.  MAA Minicourse #7: Part B
Exploring mathematics with the NeXT computer 
1:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.  MAA Minicourse #9: Part B
Starting, funding and sustaining mathematics laboratories 
1:30 p.m.3:25 p.m.  AMS Session on Group Theory 
1:30 p.m.3:40 p.m.  MAA Session on Liberal Arts Mathematics Courses, Part B 
1:30 p.m.3:50 p.m.  PME Contributed Paper Session 
2:35 p.m.3:25 p.m.  MAASIAM Invited Address
Richard A. Tapia Interior point methods for linear programming: An overview. 
2:50 p.m.3:50 p.m.  MAA Open Discussion on Consultants

4:05 p.m.5:00 p.m.  MAA Business Meeting

7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.  AMS Committee on Science Policy Panel Discussion
Responsibilities of mathematicians in the implementation of the DAVID II Report 
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Saturday August 11, 1990  
6:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.  Joint Meetings Registration

7:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.  AMS Special Session on Combinatorics, III 
7:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.  AMS Special Session on Ring Theory, III 
7:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.  AMS Special Session on Group Theory, III 
7:00 a.m.9:00 a.m.  MAA Minicourse #10: Part A
CAS laboratory projects for calculus 
7:00 a.m.9:00 a.m.  MAA Minicourse #6: Part C
Writing to learn mathematics 
7:00 a.m.10:10 a.m.  AMS Session on Algebraic Number Theory and Multiplicative Structures 
7:30 a.m.9:55 a.m.  MAA Session on Liberal Arts Mathematics Courses, Part C 
7:50 a.m.8:40 a.m.  MAAACM Invited Address
Juris Hartmanis On the computational complexity of doing mathematics. 
8:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.  AMS Special Session on Algebraic Geometry, III 
8:00 a.m.9:20 a.m.  MAA CUPM Subcommittee on Calculus Reform and the First Two Years Panel Discussion

8:00 a.m.11:00 a.m.  Exhibits

8:55 a.m.9:45 a.m.  MAANAM Invited Address
Carl Lindell Prather Intriguing problems about zeros in complex analysis. 
9:15 a.m.11:15 a.m.  MAA Minicourse #11: Part A
Producing mathematics courseware with Mathematica: Calculus and Mathematica 
9:15 a.m.11:15 a.m.  MAA Minicourse #12
Exploring statistics and discrete mathematics topics using inexpensive graphing calculators 
9:15 a.m.11:15 a.m.  MAA Minicourse #13: Part A
Spreadsheet based mathematical topics for nonmathematics majors 
9:30 a.m.11:20 a.m.  MAA Session on MAAPME Contributed Paper Session 
9:30 a.m.11:20 a.m.  MAAPME Undergraduate Student Paper Session 
9:30 a.m.11:00 a.m.  MAA Science Policy Committee Panel Discussion
State mathematics coalitions 
10:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.  MAAAWM Invited Address
Judith Roitman The uses of set theory. 
11:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.  National Science Foundation

12:00 p.m.2:20 p.m.  AMS Special Session on Combinatorics, IV 
12:00 p.m.2:20 p.m.  AMS Special Session on Ring Theory, IV 
12:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.  MAA Minicourse #10: Part B
CAS laboratory projects for calculus 
12:00 p.m.2:00 p.m.  MAA Minicourse #8: Part B
A mathematician's introduction to the HP48SX scientific expandable calculator for firsttime users 
12:00 p.m.2:10 p.m.  AMS Session on Function Spaces 
12:00 p.m.1:40 p.m.  AMS Session on Numerical Methods and Mathematical Modelling 
12:00 p.m.2:10 p.m.  AMS Session on Differential and Integral Equations 
12:15 p.m.1:15 p.m.  MAA Earle Raymond Hedrick Lectures: Lecture III
Philip J. Davis Spirals from Theodorus of Cyrene to metachaos. Theodorus goes wild. 
1:30 p.m.2:20 p.m.  MAAAMATYC Invited Address
Karl J. Smith Crisis in mathematics education: Perspective from the twoyear college. 
2:15 p.m.4:15 p.m.  MAA Minicourse #11: Part B
Producing mathematics courseware with Mathematica: Calculus and Mathematica 
2:15 p.m.4:15 p.m.  MAA Minicourse #13: Part B
Spreadsheet based mathematical topics for nonmathematics majors 
2:35 p.m.4:05 p.m.  AMS Progress in Mathematics Lecture
John W. Morgan cap lambdatrees and their applications. 
2:35 p.m.3:25 p.m.  MAA Committee on the Participation of Women Special Lecture
History of women in the MAA 
6:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.  MAA President's Dinner

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Sunday August 12, 1990  
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