MESA Executive Board Meeting
October 1, 2007
President – Rachael Brown
Vice-President – Nick Cluster
Secretary – Kelly Edenfield
Colloquium Chair – Dana TeCroney
Undergraduate Reps – Kelli Parker and Dan Davis
went through grant info and provided a list of 3 possibilities
secondary teacher course work scholarships
teacher NCTM conference attendance awards
grant to affiliates (would need to collaborate with the GA affiliate
will hold off on these (not due until June)
- (Addendum to the minutes): NCTM will have their
delegate assembly at the annual meeting in Utah this April. If we wish to
submit any kind of proposal for a resolution with regard to NCTM policy,
it needs to be sent in by November 1.
Getting the word out - concern that members donÕt know what
we are doing
we come up with more activities that our membership is interested in?
we should survey the membership. We should use paper copies rather than
email. Ideas for the form include helping with the library, JRME project,
and grant writing.
will start sending brief minutes to the MESA membership.
will put together an activity sheet for graduates, ask for feedback on the
listserv, ideas for colloquia.
and Dan will create one for undergraduates, ask for feedback on the
forms to Rachael in two weeks
will send out an email to those interested and try to organize the effort.
need to look at the constitution to correct the changes made (last year)
in an electronic version to be put on the web.
and Kelly will work on this.
situation is the same.
20—who can help? Kyle, Kelly, Rachael
need a total of 6-8 people
will talk to Denise about software and a locking cabinet
was last Friday
one is October 12; no others during October
will offer to lead a group over on October 12
board needs to encourage others to attend
and listserv—keep track of when members join if they do not join in
the fall; after reminder email, delete those who have not renewed.
Bradshaw – GPS – geared towards undergrads October 17
29 or 30 – Katherine Bistro
put on web; Jun-ichi videos, Dana takes to OIT, put on DVD, Kelly and
Kelli will put on web
Math Platform – should we invite someone? We could advertise as the
big colloquium, read material beforehand, etc.
for fall and most of spring
Bush – March 27
need to ask more people who are not connected to UGA
to have finishing students give job talks/defense practice—NaYoung,
Kanita, Sharren, Natasha, Lucia; check with Dr. Olive
sale changed to Nov 5, 6, & 7.
Board being worked on by Kelli and Dan
Next meeting: Monday, November 5 at 10:00am