Tennessee Zeta Chapter Report

Institution: Vanderbilt University

Reporting Year: 2014-2015

Advisor: Lori Rafter

Advisor's Email Address: lori.rafter@Vanderbilt.Edu

Has There Been a Change in Chapter Advisor During the Past Year?: Yes, outgoing faculty advisor is Jakayla Robbins

Permanent Faculty Correspondent: 

Permanent Faculty Correspondent's Email Address: 

Officers: Chair: Emma Cooley, emma.e.cooley@vanderbilt.edu

Chapter Website: http://N/A

Number of New Members: 10

Number of Continuing Members: 11

Activities: We celebrated our induction ceremony with a talk by graduate student Joshua Sparks entitled “Playing Games in Cryptology.” We also co-hosted an event called Treats and Talk where undergraduate students, graduate students and professors were invited to get together for some informal conversation and holiday goodies. This event provided an opportunity for networking and information exchange.

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.

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