Math Sciences was well-represented at the 2017 State Math Conference

Eight math sciences faculty members presented sessions at the 2017 State Mathematics Conference sponsored by the North Carolina Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCCTM) on November 2 and 3, 2017.

  • Michael Bosse': Learning Mathematics as a Second Language (with College of Education colleague Catherine Fountain)
  • Holly Hirst: Social Networks and Graph Theory
  • Betty Long and Debbie Crocker: Escher: How Did You Tessellate?
  • Katie Mawhinney: High School Sequence Options - Share Your Ideas.
  • Katie Mawhinney: Does Your Design Reveal or Conceal? How Effective Task Design Exposes Mathematics that a Student Knows (with MA Alumnus Luke Walsh)
  • Tracie Salinas: Making Students Matter
  • Erica Slate Young: Promoting Growth Mindset with Formative Assessment
  • Travis Weiland: Statistical Inquiry in the Mathematics Classroom


Mathematical Sciences
342 Walker Hall
121 Bodenheimer Dr
Boone, NC 28608
828-265-8617 fax

Department Chairperson
Dr. Eric Marland

Assistant Chairperson
Dr. Rick Klima


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