New York Alpha Pi Chapter Report

Institution: Marist College

Reporting Year: 2013-2014

Advisor: Dr. Matthew Glomski

Advisor's Email Address:

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

Permanent Faculty Correspondent: Dr. Joe Kirtland

Permanent Faculty Correspondent's Email Address:

Officers: President: Heather Muchowski; Vice President: Samantha Sprague

Chapter Website: http://

Number of New Members: 9

Number of Continuing Members: all have graduated

Activities: Induction ceremony at Marist College's Cornell boathouse. Keynote address delivered by Dr. Natalie Priebe Frank, Vassar College: "Tilings: A Mathematical Model of Crystals and Quasicrystals."

Do any of your chapter members plan to attend or present at the PME National Meeting this year? Samantha Sprague will be presenting her research.

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.
Four chapter members were accepted to PhD programs: Chris Abriola, University of New Hampshire; Nicole Bender, Stony Brook University (Ecology and Evolution); Elizabeth Galvin, University of Nebraska; Ryan Karpisz, Wesleyan University.

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