Math Faculty Attend Conference

Tuesday, April 18, 2006

Fairmont State Community & Technical College professors Dr. Lalah Larew and Craig Shanholtzer presented "Mentoring=W^3 (Win, Win, Win)" during the state meeting of the West Virginia Mathematical Association of Two Year Colleges at the Fairmont State Gaston Caperton Center earlier this month.

Other presenters included Dr. Robert Mayes, Dr. Laura Pyzdrowski and Dr. Robin Hensel from West Virginia University; Dr. Anthony Pyzdrowski from California State University in Pennsylvania and Dr. Mike Anderson from WVU. The keynote speaker for the meeting was Dr. Michael Bartlett from the University of Wisconsin-Marinette. His topic was "Why Should I Study Math?"

The committee for the conference included Larew, Hensel and Fairmont State professors Linda King and Dr. Susan Goodwin. King is the current president of WVMATYC.