Texas Theta University of Houston Chapter Report

Chapter: Texas Theta
Institution:University of Houston
Report Year: 2012-2013 Chapter Report
Advisor:Dr. Mark Tomforde
Advisor’s email address:tomforde@math.uh.edu
PFC’s email address:
Officers: Student President: Sarah Stanley
Chapter URL: http://www.math.uh.edu/PME/Home/
Number of New Members: 21
Number of Continuing Members: 34
Describe the two most interesting or unusual chapter mathematical activities this year:
Field trip to NASA, including tours of portions not open to the general public. Game day, including Math Jeopardy.
Do any of your chapter members plan to attend or present a paper at the 2013 PME national meeting at MathFest in Hartford, Connecticut?
Do you have any news about current students or recent graduates? For example, scholarships or other awards, acceptances to graduate school, paper presentations at conferences.
If you were awarded a PME Lectureship, Conference, or Prize Grant within the past year, please briefly describe the results.