Friday August 4, 1995 
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Saturday August 5, 1995 
9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m. 
MAA Board of Governors

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m. 
Mathfest Registration

1:00 p.m.5:00 p.m. 
Optional Tour: Shelburne Museum

1:00 p.m.6:00 p.m. 
AMS Council

6:30 p.m.7:30 p.m. 
Opening Banquet Reception

7:30 p.m.10:00 p.m. 
Prize Banquet

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Sunday August 6, 1995 
8:00 a.m.4:00 p.m. 
Mathfest Registration

8:30 a.m.9:20 a.m. 
AMSMAA Invited Address
Andrew J. Granville
It's as easy as ABC.

8:30 a.m.9:20 a.m. 
AMSMAA Invited Address
Paulo Ribenboim
The Catalan conjecture.

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m. 
MAA Committee on Student Chapters Hospitality Center

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m. 
Book Sales and Exhibits

9:35 a.m.10:25 a.m. 
MAA Earle Raymond Hedrick Lectures: Lecture I
Doris J. Schattschneider
The fascination of tiling.

10:40 a.m.12:10 p.m. 
AMS Progress in Mathematics Lecture
Nicolii V. Krylov
Fully nonlinear elliptic second order equations: Recent development.

12:25 p.m.12:55 p.m. 
AMS Business Meeting

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m. 
PME Council Meeting

1:15 p.m.2:05 p.m. 
MAAMu Alpha Theta Lecture
Jeanne F. Nelson
A mathematical kaleidoscope for motivation and understanding.

1:15 p.m.3:15 p.m. 
MAA Minicourse \#1: Part A
Interdisciplinary lively applications.

1:15 p.m.3:15 p.m. 
MAA Minicourse \#4: Part A
An activitybased approach to teaching introductory statistics.

1:15 p.m.4:05 p.m. 
MAA Session on Implications of the NCTM Standards for College Level Teaching, I

1:15 p.m.4:05 p.m. 
MAA Session on Symbolic Computation in the Undergraduate Mathematics Classroom, I

1:15 p.m.4:10 p.m. 
MAA Session on Innovative Teaching in FirstYear College Mathematics Courses, I

1:15 p.m.2:15 p.m. 
AMS Special Presentation
eMATH on the World Wide Web.

1:15 p.m.2:35 p.m. 
MAA Special Presentation
NCTM: A vision of algebra.

1:40 p.m.5:25 p.m. 
AMS Special Session on Topological Graph Theory, I

1:40 p.m.5:15 p.m. 
AMS Special Session on Algorithms for Graphs and Matroids, I

1:40 p.m.4:00 p.m. 
AMS Special Session on Classical Harmonic Analysis, I

1:40 p.m.4:30 p.m. 
AMS Special Session on Analysis on Lie Groups and Homogeneous Spaces, I

1:40 p.m.5:00 p.m. 
AMS Special Session on Number Theory Related to Stark's Conjecture, I

1:40 p.m.5:05 p.m. 
AMS Special Session on Soap Bubble Geometry, I

1:45 p.m.2:40 p.m. 
AMS Session on Probability and Statistics

2:45 p.m.5:00 p.m. 
MAA Session on MAA Student Papers

2:45 p.m.5:00 p.m. 
MAA Session on MAA Student Papers

2:45 p.m.5:00 p.m. 
MAA Student Paper Sessions

2:45 p.m.5:00 p.m. 
PME Contributed Paper Session

2:45 p.m.5:00 p.m. 
PME Contributed Paper Session

2:45 p.m.5:00 p.m. 
PME Contributed Paper Session

2:45 p.m.5:00 p.m. 
PME Contributed Paper Sessions

2:50 p.m.4:10 p.m. 
MAA Panel Discussion
The SSIs and systemic reform in mathematics.

3:00 p.m.4:55 p.m. 
AMS Session on Combinatorics and Graph Theory

3:00 p.m.4:30 p.m. 
AWM Panel Discussion
Do women and men have different career trajectories?

3:30 p.m.5:30 p.m. 
MAA Minicourse \#3: Part A
Calculus: An active approach with projects.

3:30 p.m.5:30 p.m. 
MAA Minicourse \#5: Part A
The use of software in an introductory linear algebra course.

4:00 p.m.6:00 p.m. 
MAA Section Officers

4:10 p.m.6:10 p.m. 
MAA Session on Achieving K12 and Higher Education Collaboration in Systemic Reform Programs, I

4:10 p.m.6:00 p.m. 
MAA Session on Popularizing Mathematics, I

4:25 p.m.5:45 p.m. 
MAA Panel Discussion
Reform of the preparation of mathematics teachers.

4:25 p.m.5:45 p.m. 
MAA Panel Discussion
Using real data in an introductory statistics course.

4:30 p.m.5:00 p.m. 
AWM Membership Meeting

5:15 p.m.6:15 p.m. 
MAAPME Student Reception

6:30 p.m.9:30 p.m. 
Optional Dinner and Cruise on Lake Champlain

9:30 p.m.11:00 p.m. 
AWM Open Reception

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Monday August 7, 1995 
7:00 a.m.8:30 a.m. 
Breakfast for MAA Student Chapter Faculty Advisors, Section Coordinators, and PME Advisors

8:00 a.m.4:00 p.m. 
Mathfest Registration

8:30 a.m.9:20 a.m. 
AMSMAA Invited Address
Joyce R. McLaughlin
Strings, beams, membranes, and plates: Finding properties of vibrating systems from nodes or nodal lines.

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m. 
MAA Committee on Student Chapters Hospitality Center

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m. 
Book Sales and Exhibits

9:35 a.m.10:25 a.m. 
MAA Earle Raymond Hedrick Lectures: Lecture II
Doris J. Schattschneider
Symmetry and order.

10:40 a.m.11:30 a.m. 
AMS History of Mathematics Lecture
John H. Ewing
A century ago; A century from now.

11:45 a.m.12:30 p.m. 
AMS Committee on Science Policy Public Policy Address
Speaker and title to be announced.

1:00 p.m.1:50 p.m. 
NAM David Blackwell Lecture
Donald F. St Mary
Computational ocean acoustics.

1:00 p.m.5:50 p.m. 
AMS Special Session on Topological Graph Theory, II

1:00 p.m.5:20 p.m. 
AMS Special Session on Algorithms for Graphs and Matroids, II

1:00 p.m.2:50 p.m. 
AMS Special Session on Classical Harmonic Analysis, II

1:00 p.m.5:20 p.m. 
AMS Special Session on Ramsey Theory, I

1:00 p.m.6:00 p.m. 
AMS Special Session on Soap Bubble Geometry, II

1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m. 
MAA Minicourse \#4: Part B
An activitybased approach to teaching introductory statistics.

1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m. 
MAA Minicourse \#5: Part B
The use of software in an introductory linear algebra course.

1:00 p.m.3:55 p.m. 
MAA Session on Innovative Teaching in FirstYear College Mathematics Courses, II

1:00 p.m.3:25 p.m. 
MAA Session on Achieving K12 and Higher Education Collaboration in Systemic Reform Programs, II

1:00 p.m.5:00 p.m. 
MAA Session on MAA Student Papers

1:00 p.m.5:00 p.m. 
MAA Session on MAA Student Papers

1:00 p.m.5:00 p.m. 
MAA Student Paper Sessions

1:00 p.m.5:00 p.m. 
PME Contributed Paper Sessions

1:00 p.m.5:00 p.m. 
PME Contributed Paper Session

1:00 p.m.5:00 p.m. 
PME Contributed Paper Session

1:00 p.m.2:25 p.m. 
MAA Panel Discussion
An interdisciplinary view of changes in undergraduate SMET education.

1:00 p.m.5:00 p.m. 
Optional Tour: Vermont Teddy Bear Factory/Shelburne Farms

1:30 p.m.4:50 p.m. 
AMS Special Session on Analysis on Lie Groups and Homogeneous Spaces, II

1:30 p.m.4:50 p.m. 
AMS Special Session on Number Theory Related to Stark's Conjecture, II

1:30 p.m.3:50 p.m. 
AMS Special Session on Potential Theory, I

2:35 p.m.4:00 p.m. 
SUMMA Special Presentation
Intervention projects for minority precollege students.

3:00 p.m.4:20 p.m. 
MAA Panel Discussion
The Urban Systemic Initiative ProgramGetting mathematicians involved.

3:15 p.m.5:25 p.m. 
AMS Session on Analysis and Differential Equations

4:00 p.m.6:00 p.m. 
MAA Minicourse \#2: Part A
Instructional aspects of mathematics on the Internet.

4:05 p.m.6:00 p.m. 
MAA Session on Implications of the NCTM Standards for College Level Teaching, II

4:05 p.m.5:55 p.m. 
MAA Session on Symbolic Computation in the Undergraduate Mathematics Classroom, II

4:30 p.m.6:00 p.m. 
MAA Panel Discussion
Using EPIC in calculus and precalculus classes.

4:30 p.m.6:00 p.m. 
MAA Panel Discussion
Assessment in the age of the graphing calculator.

6:45 p.m.8:15 p.m. 
PME Banquet

8:30 p.m.9:30 p.m. 
PME J. Sutherland Frame Lecture
Marjorie Senechal
Tilings as diffraction gratings.

8:30 p.m.10:00 p.m. 
MAA Committee on the Participation of Women Special Presentation
Are we there yet? The OffOffBroadway version.

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Tuesday August 8, 1995 
8:00 a.m.12:00 p.m. 
Mathfest Registration

8:30 a.m.9:20 a.m. 
AMSMAA Invited Address
Brian C. White
Evolution of curves and surfaces.

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m. 
MAA Committee on Student Chapters Hospitality Center

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m. 
Optional Tour: Stowe/Green Mountains/Cold Hollow Cider Mill

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m. 
Book Sales and Exhibits

9:35 a.m.10:25 a.m. 
MAA Earle Raymond Hedrick Lectures: Lecture III
Doris J. Schattschneider
Aperiodicity and quasicrystals.

10:40 a.m.12:10 p.m. 
AMS Progress in Mathematics Lecture
Robert D. MacPherson
Compactifications of spaces of lattices.

12:25 p.m.12:55 p.m. 
MAA Business Meeting

1:40 p.m.2:30 p.m. 
MAA Student Lecture
David M. Bressoud
Cauchy, Dirichlet, and the birth of real analysis.

1:40 p.m.5:30 p.m. 
AMS Special Session on Topological Graph Theory, III

1:40 p.m.3:30 p.m. 
AMS Special Session on Classical Harmonic Analysis, III

1:40 p.m.4:30 p.m. 
AMS Special Session on Analysis on Lie Groups and Homogeneous Spaces, III

1:40 p.m.4:30 p.m. 
AMS Special Session on Potential Theory, II

1:40 p.m.4:00 p.m. 
AMS Special Session on Ramsey Theory, II

1:40 p.m.5:40 p.m. 
AMS Special Session on Soap Bubble Geometry, III

1:40 p.m.3:35 p.m. 
MAA Session on Innovative Teaching in FirstYear College Mathematics Courses, III

1:40 p.m.4:45 p.m. 
MAA Session on Popularizing Mathematics, II

1:40 p.m.3:40 p.m. 
MAA Workshop
The Connected Mathematics Project: An NSFfunded middle school project.

1:45 p.m.3:45 p.m. 
MAA Minicourse \#1: Part B
Interdisciplinary lively applications.

1:45 p.m.3:45 p.m. 
MAA Minicourse \#2: Part B
Instructional aspects of mathematics on the Internet.

1:45 p.m.3:45 p.m. 
MAA Minicourse \#3: Part B
Calculus: An active approach with projects.

1:45 p.m.3:55 p.m. 
AMS General Session

2:45 p.m.4:45 p.m. 
MAA Student Workshop on the Internet

3:15 p.m.4:40 p.m. 
MAA Special Presentation
A reform college algebra curriculum integrating technology.

4:00 p.m.5:30 p.m. 
MAA Panel Discussion
NCTM's core curriculum: Making mathematics count for everyoneThe big ideas.

4:15 p.m.5:25 p.m. 
AMS Session on Groups, Rings and Fields

5:45 p.m.9:00 p.m. 
MAA Reception and Banquet for 25Year Members

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Wednesday August 9, 1995 
9:15 a.m.3:30 p.m. 
Optional Tour: Lake Champlain Scenic Ferry/Ausable Chasm

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