Bio & Miscellanea
Dept. of Mathematics & Statistics
305 Roop Hall, MSC 1911
James Madison University
Harrisonburg, VA, 22807
office: Roop 323
office hours: MWF 830-900, MF 1030-1100, W 3-3.30
(and 15 minutes before class, in class).
Fall 2015 Schedule
Recent and current activities:
Teaching in Fall '15 [Notifications posted on Canvas after Week 1]
Nature of Mathematics
(should be called "Intro to the Major")
Recent and Upcoming Talks
Euclid's Elements Across the Modern Curriculum
at MAA Sectional Meeting at St. Mary's College, MD. November 6-7, 2015.
Special Colloquium at JMU (in honor of Bob Hanson's 50 years at JMU):
The Euclidean States of America: Geometry, Jefferson, and Lincoln.
October 30, 2015.
Talks at Washington:
Monthly Math Hour
and Combinatorics Seminar. May 17-20, 2015
MAA Sectional Meeting at Roanoke College.
A quick tour of Byrne's Euclid
. April 24-25, 2015.
Colloquium at JMU's
Institute for Visual Studies
. February 18, 2015. (
I serve on the Executive Boards for
The Cohen Center
. I also participate in the events at
Attempts at constructing polyhedra
at the MAA Found Math Gallery.