New York Alpha Tau Chapter Report

Institution: Union College

Reporting Year: 2013-2014

Advisor: Paul Friedman

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: Outgoing co-Presidents: Teresa Crasto and Amanda Weld. A full slate of new officers will be elected and installed in Fall 2014.

Chapter Website: http://

Number of New Members: 15

Number of Continuing Members: 4

Activities: The four 13-14 members each presented talks at this year's Hudson River Undergraduate Mathematics Conference at Marist College and also at the Steinmetz Symposium (a Union College affair) this spring.

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.
Teresa Crasto was awarded a Race to the Top scholarship from the Union College Graduate College to support her as she pursues her Master of Arts in Teaching next year.

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