UTMOST will be in Denver at the Joint Meetings, January 15-18, 2020. Come see us at the AIM booth in the exhibits hall.

We’ll have display copies of several of the books on the Open Textbook list and you can find out more about the interactive online textbooks that we are helping to develop.

You’ll also find presentations related to UTMOST in the various sessions. Here is a schedule of UTMOST related presentations and activities.

Thursday, January 16

  • 8:40 a.m.-11:55 a.m.—MAA Contributed Paper Session on Developments, Directions, and Experiences in Open Educational Resources, I. Room 506, Meeting Room Level, Colorado Convention Center. Organizers: Benjamin Atchison, Framingham State University; Robert Beezer, University of Puget Sound; Oscar Levin, University of Northern Colorado
    •  8:40 a.m. TeX in the browser. Jim Fowler*, The Ohio State University; Bart Snapp, The Ohio State University (1154-C5-1473)
    • 9:00 a.m. Teaching Mathematics with Jupyter and Pretext. Virgil U Pierce*, University of Northern Colorado (1154-C5-1141)
    • 9:20 a.m. Open Textbooks in Mathematics: Progress and Challenges. Kent E Morrison*, American Institute of Mathematics (1154-C5-1811)
    • 9:40 a.m. Building a Differential Equations course on collaborative Overleaf projects: better instructor feedback, active learning benefits during homework, and zero cost! Kenneth M Monks*, Front Range Community College – Boulder County Campus (1154-C5-2218)
    • 10:00 a.m. PreTeXt for day-to-day teaching. Oscar Levin*, University of Northern Colorado (1154-C5-2181)
    • 10:20 a.m. Embedding WeBWorK problems anywhere. Michael E. Gage*, University of Rochester (1154-C5-1178)
    • 10:40 a.m. Making WeBWorK Fun: Using Game Design to Increase Student Engagement. K. Andrew Parker*, NYC College of Technology (1154-C5-2445)
    • 11:00 a.m. Transforming Math Documents with MathJax Version 3. Volker Sorge*, University of Birmingham o Davide P Cervone, Union College (1154-C5-1930)
    • 11:20 a.m. The PreTeXt-Nemeth Connection: Enabling Sighted and Blind People to Share the Mathematical Experience. Al P. Maneki*, U.S. Government Ret. (1154-C5-367)
    • 11:40 a.m. Automated transcription of a mathematics textbook into Nemeth Braille. Alexei Kolesnikov*, Towson University (1154-C5-1194)
  • 2:00–4:00 p.m.—Undergraduate Teaching and Learning in Mathematics With Open Software and Textbooks. MAA Poster Session: Projects Supported by the NSF Division of Undergraduate Education; Hall D, Exhibit Level. Undergraduate Teaching and Learning in Mathematics with Open Software and Textbooks. Robert A. Beezer (University of Puget Sound) et al.

Friday, January 17

  • 9:00 a.m.-9:50 a.m.—MAA Invited Address: Instruction and resources in post-secondary mathematics: How their interplay shapes what we do in the classroom. Four Seasons Ballroom 2, 3, 4, Ballroom Level, Colorado Convention Center. Vilma Mesa*, University of Michigan (1154-A0-80)