Congratulations to Associate Professor of Mathematics Brian Hopkins, Ph.D.! Today, Dr. Hopkins will be awarded the NJ section of the Mathmetical Association of America teaching award at the Spring 2011 MAA-NJ Meeting and 8th Garden State Undergraduate Mathematics Conference (GSUMC). Saint Peter's College is proud as a peacock that Dr. Hopkins is the second College faculty member to receive this award, making the College one of only two New Jersey institutions with two faculty members to have been honored with this award.
The conference, held at Essex County College, will feature presentations by:
Leona Harris, The College of New Jersey: "Mathematical Modeling of Chemical Kinetics in the Body"
Jonathan Rogness, University of Minnesota: "Spherical Cats and Ham Sandwiches" (Joint GSUMC-MAA Speaker )
Richard De Veaux, Williams College: "The Seven Deadly Sins of Data Mining -- and How to Avoid Them"