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WeBWorK Symposium at Murphy's of DC and other JMM news

WeBWorK Symposium at Murphy's of DC and other JMM news

by Michael Gage -
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We will hold the semi-annual WeBWorK Symposium on Tuesday, Jan 6 at

at an Irish pub:
Murphy's of DC,
2605 24th Street Northwest
Washington, DC
Near the Omni and Marriott hotels at the corner of the intersection of
Calvert and 24 St., close to Connecticut Ave.

All those interested are invited.

Other WeBWorK related events at the JMM:

1. Tuesday January 6, 2009, 1:00 p.m.-2:20 p.m.
MAA Panel Discussio
Using open source software for undergraduate courses.
Marshall Ballroom East, Mezzanine Level, Marriott
Open source projects, Sage, R and WeBWorK will be presented followed by
general discussion.

2. Tuesday January 6, 2009, 1:00 p.m.-3:55 p.m.
MAA General Contributed Paper Session, V (2:30pm is WeBWorK)
2:30 p.m. Wilson Room B, Mezzanine Level, Marriott
Effect of WeBWorK on Student Performance in Calculus II.
Christopher C Leary*, SUNY Geneseo
Aaron Heap, SUNY Geneseo
3. Tuesday, January 6, 2009, 2:30 - 3:50 pm
MAA Committee on the Teaching of Undergraduate Mathematics Panel Discussion -- Marchall Ballroom East (Mezanine level) Mariott
Online homework systems : A pedagical prospective.
Andrew Bennet, Ellen Kirkman, Gavin LaRose(WeBWorK)

4. MAA Poster Session on Projects Suported by the NSF Divisio of Undergraduate Education -- Blue Room and Foyer, Omni Shoreham
Tuesday, Jan 6, 2pm --4pm. Both University of Rochester and Pacific Lutheran University will have posters involving WeBWorK.