California Nu Chapter Report

Institution: Sonoma State University

Reporting Year: 2015-2016

Advisor: Sam Brannen

Advisor's Email Address:

Has There Been a Change in Chapter Advisor During the Past Year?: No

Permanent Faculty Correspondent: 

Permanent Faculty Correspondent's Email Address: 

Officers: President: Bethany Johnson ( Treasurer: Terris Becker (

Chapter Website: http://N/A

Number of New Members: 6

Number of Continuing Members: 4

Activities: 1.) Our chapter helped host an Integration Bee, which allowed students from different disciplines in STEM to compete against each other. 2.) Our chapter is helping to organize the Northern California Undergraduate Mathematics Conference, which will occur at Sonoma State University in March. Some of our members will serve as student volunteers at the conference and others will present their projects.

Do any of your chapter members plan to attend or present at the PME National Meeting this year? No.

Do you have any news about current students or recent graduations? For example, scholarships or other awards, acceptances to graduate school, paper presentations at conferences, etc.
Our members Shawn Kelly, Jessica Wilcox, Scott Williams, Ruby Suarez, Sarah Brady, and Alexandra Scrobonia graduated in the spring of 2016. Ruby is continuing her education in applied statistics at CSU East Bay. Terris Becker was awarded membership into American Statistical Association. Bethany Johnson participated in a summer Research Experience for Undergraduates at Oregon State University and will be presenting her research at the 2017 Emerging Researchers National Conference in STEM in Washington DC.

If you were awarded a PME Lectureship, Conference, or Prize Grant within the past year, please briefly describe the results.