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Association for Women in Mathematics

The Association for Women in Mathematics (AWM) is a national organization devoted to encouraging women and girls to study and to have active careers in the mathematical sciences, and to promote equal opportunity and the equal treatment of women and girls in the mathematical sciences.

Officers of the Kutztown AWM Student Chapter:

President: Emily Danko
Vice President: Shannon Golden
Secretary: Stephanie Savo
Treasurer: Danielle Strunk

Faculty Advisors: Dr. Lyn McQuaid and Dr. Amy Lu


Events:

2017-2018

March 27: A talk by Natalie A. Snow, Director of Institutional Research for Kutztown University of Pennsylvania.

November 28: A talk about origami by Dr. Anke Walz

October 24: Mathematics card games, planning for our January High School Mathematics Day for Girls, and snacks.

September 19: Organizational Meeting

2016-2017

March 30: Dr. Erin Kraal from the KU Physical Sciences department will be showing us how math and coding are involved in her science followed by a Q&A session about women in higher education.

November 8: Professor Karise Mace will be talking about The Art of Mathematics.  She will discuss the artistic nature of mathematics and how we can change our approach to mathematics by thinking of ourselves and the mathematicians we study as artists.

October 3: Organizational Meeting

2015-2016

April 5: Origami demonstration

March 1: Pi(e) activities!

February 2: Organizational Meeting

November 17: Introduction of officers; TED talk on "Why We Have Too Few Women Leaders."

September 24: Organizational Meeting