Math Department News
St. John Fisher College student Camille Pensabene is spending the summer at California State University at Chico, participating in the National Science Foundation-funded Research Experiences in Mathematics for Undergraduates and Teachers program.
This year, the School of Arts and Sciences held an inaugural school-wide ceremony to recognize graduating seniors.
St. John Fisher College inducted five alumni into the College’s Science and Technology Hall of Fame at a ceremony on Thursday, Sept. 17, as a part of Alumni Weekend. Prior to the induction ceremony, the College also unveiled the Hall of Fame’s new home in the recently opened Integrated Science and Health Sciences Building during a cocktail reception.
Charles McVay ’15 was recently inducted into the New York Alpha Sigma Chapter of Pi Mu Epsilon at St. John Fisher College.
The 2nd Annual Adjunct Faculty Professional Development and Appreciation Reception celebrated the contributions of the College’s adjunct faculty.
Dr. Kris Green, Professor of Mathematics, recently presented the opening talk in the Mathematical Association of America (MAA) Session on USE Math: Undergraduate Sustainability Experiences in the Mathematics Classroom at the 2015 Joint Mathematics Meetings which were held in San Antonio, TX.
Dr. Mark McKinzie, Associate Professor in the Department of Mathematical and Computing Sciences, served as a speaker at the Mathematical Association of America Seaway Section Fall Meeting at Alfred University on October 11.
On Saturday, October 4, seniors Nicole Barry and Michael LaFave had the opportunity to represent St. John Fisher College as panel participants at TutorCon ’14.
Dr. Ryan Gantner, Associate Professor and Department Chair of Mathematics, is organizing a workshop focused on inquiry-based learning in mathematics at the Seaway Section of the Mathematical Association of America (MAA) fall meeting which will take place at Alfred University on October 10 and 11.
A total of 50 graduating seniors were honored on Friday, May 9, when students, their families and friends, faculty, and staff gathered in the Cleary Family Auditorium for the annual President’s Awards Ceremony. The awards were presented by Dr. Donald Bain and members of the Fisher faculty.