A Guide to the Math Medley Radio Show Collection,
19982004.
"Math Medley" was a radio talk show that
was broadcast from May 1998 to June 2004 from radio station WALE in Providence,
Rhode, Island, or from KFNX in Phoenix, Arizona, and sometimes from both. Each
week the host, Dr. Pat Kenschaft, or a guest host, interviewed a guest about a
topic related to mathematics; the primary issues included education, parenting,
equity, and environmental issues as well as mathematics itself. Among the
guests were presidents of major mathematical organizations such as the National
Council of Teachers of Mathematics, the Mathematical Association of America,
American Mathematical Society, and the World Congress of Mathematicians, guests
who were less well known, including teachers of mathematics at all levels, and
people who used mathematics in environmental and financial fields.
The
show began after the publication of Dr. Kenschaft’s book Math Power: How to
Help Your Child Love Math Even If you Don't. "Math Medley" was selffunded with
additional support from advertisers and the AMS.
Patricia Clark
Kenschaft (b. 1940) grew up in Nutley, NJ. After earning an A. B. degree from
Swarthmore College, she taught high school mathematics for a year, after which
she took a summer course in number theory at the University of Pennsylvania
(Penn) with Emil Grosswald, who arranged a teaching fellowship for her at Penn.
Dr. Kenschaft later finished her Ph.D. in C*algebras at Penn under Edward
Effros. In 1973 she joined the faculty of Montclair State University, from
which she retired in 2005.
The collection consists of audio
cassette tapes and CDROMs of the shows. Shows from 1998 to June 30, 2001, and
October 4 and 11, 2003, are in cassette format only; July 7 to August 18, 2001,
are in both cassette and CD format; and August 25, 2001, to July 3, 2004, are
in CD format only.
Forms part of the Archives of American Mathematics.
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Subjects 


Kenschaft, Patricia C. 


Education. 


Mathematics. 


Mathematicians. 
Math Medley Radio Show Collection,
19982004, Archives of American Mathematics, Dolph Briscoe Center for
American History, University of Texas at Austin.
Detailed Description of the Papers















Inventory 
Box 
4RM213 


1998 [Audio cassette format] 




May 16, Claire Pollard, “Recent Changes in Children's
Math Education” 




May 23, John Long, “Changing Expectations of Teachers
and Kids” 




May 30, Joan Countryman, “Girls and Math” 




June 6, David Capaldi, “Changing Forms of
Testing” 




June 13, Gloria Gilmer, “Ethnomathematics” 




June 20, Tom Banchoff, “New Trends in Mathematics
Research and Teaching” 




June 27, Cathy Kessel, “Standardized Testing and
Gender Issues” 




July 11, Trina Paulus, “Hope, Math, and the
Environment” 




July 18 (3 tapes) 





Tape 1: no guest listed 





Tapes 2 and 3: Rudy Rucker, “Infinity” 




July 25, Olga Torres, “Including All Children in
Elementary School Mathematics ” 




Aug. 1, Dennis Nelson, “Mathematical Challenges of a
Large School System” 




Aug. 8, Gail Burrill, “Standards in Mathematics: Why
Do We Need Them and What Do They Mean for Teachers and Students?” 




Aug. 15, Tony Teceira, “Getting all High School
Students Through College Preparatory Mathematics” 




Aug. 22, Virginia Thompson, “Family Math: Helping Your
Child with Math” 




Aug. 29, Jamie Vollmer, “Why Our Schools Need to
Change” 




Sept. 5, Marla Parker, “Careers in
Mathematics” 




Sept. 12, Robert Megginson, “Native American
Mathematics” (2 tapes) 




Sept. 19, Alisa Graviz, “Thoughtful Personal Finances
for a Sustainable World” [1st half hour only; side B blank] 




Sept. 26, Mark Wohl, “Using the Seven Intelligences to
Teach Math” (2 tapes) 




Oct. 3, Susan Epstein, “Artificial
Intelligence” 




Oct. 10, Danny Martin, “Blacks and
Mathematics 




Oct. 17, Frances Rosamond, “Math Anxiety” 




Oct. 24, James Tattersall, “Women in
Mathematics” 




Oct. 31, Shirley Frye, “The Ten Years Since the
Standards” 




Nov. 7, Michael Fellows, “Parenting and the
Popularization of Math” 




Nov. 14, Claudia Zaslavsky, “Multicultural
Mathematics” 




Nov. 21, Milo Novelo, “Teaching Elementary School
Mathematics in a Harlem Public School” 




Nov. 28, Sherry Baca, “Imaginative
Mathematics” 




Dec. 5, Brendt Blackwelder, “Federal Budget and the
Environment” 




Dec. 12, Cathy Twomey Fosnow, “Reforming Mathematics
Education in the Public Schools of New York City” 




Dec. 19, Michael Aucott, “Religion, Mathematics, and
the Environment” 



1999 [Audio cassette] 




Jan. 2, Ed Burger, “A Conversation with Edward Burger,
the Funniest Mathematician Alive” 




Jan. 9, Dorothy Strong, “Mathematics Education as a
Mission” 




Jan. 23, Ann Koblitz, “Sofia Kovalevskaia;” Constance
Reid, author of Julia, biography of her sister, Julia Robinson 




Jan. 30, Drs. Ann and Neal Koblitz: "Reaching people
in other counties via the Sonia Kovalevskaia Foundation" 
Box 
4RM214 



Feb. 6, Frances Raucher, “How Music Helps People Learn
Mathematics” 




Feb. 13, Frederick Chichester, “Valentine's Day
Special: Family Values and Mathematics Education” 




Feb. 20, guest host Deborah Ball interviews Patricia
Kenschaft, “The Joy of Mathematics” 




Feb. 27, Eileen Fernandez, Michael Jones and Amy
RabbLui, “Math Reform at the College Level” (2 tapes) 




Mar. 6, Garland Thompson, “The Achievements of Black
Mathematicians I Have Known” (2 tapes) 




Mar. 20, Christy Barnett, “Teaching Sixth Grade
Mathematics” 




Mar. 27, Robert Frank, “Luxury Fever” 




Apr. 3, Rhonda Vonshay Sharpe, “Mathematical
Economics” 




Apr. 10, Reverend Slim Coleman, “Mathematics in Parent
and Community Organizing” 




Apr. 24, John Dossey, “United States Testing: Past and
Future” 




May 1, Diane Ritter, “Problem Solving and Thinking for
Everyone” 




May 8, Dr. Uri Treisman, "Including all Groups in
Advanced Mathematics" 




May 15, Dr. Carole Lacampagne, "A National Perspective
on United Mathematics Education" 




May 22, Dr. Edward Connors, "Mathematical Modeling"





May 29, Marcy Cook, "Creating Live Mathematics
Thinking" 




June 12, Grace Coates, "Family Math" 




June 19, Dr. Richard Zang, "Teaching Social
Responsibility in a Math Classroom" 




June 26, Dr. Liping Ma, "Chinese and U.S. Mathematics
Education" 




July 3, Wobberson Torchon, "Success Stories in Urban
Providence" 




July 10, Dr. Regina Brunner, "Reach for the Stars and
You'll Get One" 




July 17, Dr. George Andrews, "Ramanujan" and Paul
Hoffman, "Paul Erdos" 




July 24, Dr. Evelyn Boyd Granville, "Looking Back...
Looking Forward" 




July 31, Dr. Arthur Jaffe, Dr. Sylvia Wiegand, Dr.
Philip Davis, "The American Mathematical Society in Providence" 




Aug. 7, Cheryl Anderson, "Teaching Mathematics in a
Urban Middle School" 




Aug. 21, Dr. Marta Civil, "Latino Families'
Participation and Influence on Children's Learning of Mathematics" 




Aug. 28, Dr. Johnny Houston, "Mobilizing Black
Mathematicians" 




Sept. 3, Cecelia Villabona, "Every Kid Can Learn Math"





Sept. 11, Dr. Frank Morgan, "Do Mathematicians Think
Sideways?" 




Sept. 25, Warren Leon, "Consumer Choices and the
Environment" 




Oct. 2, Dr. Judy Roitman, "Are Kids Learning Math in
School?" 




Oct. 9, Dr. Robert McChesney, "Math in the Media"





Oct. 16, Beatrice Lumpkin, "Did Mathematics Begin in
Africa?" 




Oct. 23, Dr. Michael Starbird 




Oct. 30, Judith Crawford, "Making Learning Fun" Nov.
6, Dr. Larry Riddle, "Enticing Girls Into Mathematics" 




Nov. 13, Dr. Carol Malloy, "The Changing World of
Mathematics Education" 




Nov. 20, Dr. William Rathje, "Mathematics of Garbage"





Nov. 27, Cindy Boyd, "I Feel a Song Coming On: Singing
Your Way to Math Success" 




Dec. 4, Dr. Lynn Steen, "How and Why Do People Learn
Mathematics?" 
Box 
4RM215 



Dec. 11, Dr. Mary Gray, "Using Statistics to Make the
World Better" 




Dec. 18, Bob Wortman, "What to Look for in Early
Childhood Mathematics Classrooms" 



2000 [Audio cassette format] 




Jan. 1, Ed Ayres, "Why are We Not Astonished?"





Jan. 8, Diane Schaefer and Judi Keeley, "Math: An
Entire State's Agenda" 




Jan. 15, Dr. Joseph Rosenstein, "Doing Math
Discretely" 




Jan. 22, Susan Ohanian, "One Size Fits
Few" 




Jan. 29, Dr. Richard Askey, "A Different Perspective
on Mathematics Education Reform" 




Feb. 12, Dr. Lee Stiff 




Feb. 19, Dr. Janet Teeguarden, "Quantitative Literacy"





Feb. 26, Robert Lilienfeld, "Use Less Stuff"





Mar. 11, Dr. Richard Schwartz, "Environmental
Mathematics" 




Mar. 18, Guillermo Mendieta, "Why I am Threatening a
Hunger Strike Over Mathematics Education" 




Mar. 25, Dr. Michael Starbird, guest host 




Apr. 1, Dr. Jean Taylor, "The Many Facets of
Mathematics" 




Apr. 8, Dr. Gloria Hewitt, "From My Life and Thoughts"





Apr. 15, Dr. Robert Rickett 




Apr. 22, Dr. Harold Stevenson, "The Learning
Gap" 




Apr. 29, Dr. Walter Haney, "Testing the Testing
Business" 




May 6, Mary Englehard, "Innovations in High School
Mathematics" 




May 13, Dr. Joan FerriniMundy, "The New Principles
and Standards of the NCTM" 




May 20, Steve Wilson and Jane Akre, "Can You Count on
Your Government Food Safety Experts?" 




May 27, Virginia Boehm, "A Teacher's View on Testing
and Teaching" 




June 10, Dr. Samuel Epstein, "Mathematics of Cancer"





June 17, Dr. Jo Boaler, "Research on ProblemBased and
Traditional Mathematics Education" 




June 24, Dr. Ed Burger, guest host, "Laughs or Tears?
What Do You Think of When You Think of Math?" 




July 1, Dr. Glenda Lappan, "Leading the National
Council of Teachers of Mathematics" 




July 8, Dr. Paul Arriola: "Mathematics and Genetic
Engineering" 




July 15, Dr. Deborah Lowenberg Ball, "Improving
Elementary Mathematics Education" 




July 22, Dr. Richard Tapia, "Underrepresentation: K12
Education and the Cities" 




July 29, Dr. Sue Geller, "A Smorgasbord of
Mathematics" 




Aug. 5, Felice Yaskel, "Economic Boomfor Whom?"





Aug. 12, Dr. William Anthony Hawkins, Jr., Director,
Strengthening Underrepresented Minorities' Mathematical Achievement program,
Mathematical Association of America 




Aug. 19, June Porto, "The Growth of a
Teacher 




Aug. 26, Ed Burger, guest host 




Sept. 9, Dr. Fred Chichester, "Tricks in Understanding
Basic Mathematics" 




Sept. 16, Barbara White, "Different Strokes for
Different Folks" 




Sept. 23, Dr. Larry Lesser, "Diversity in Algebra"

Box 
4RM216 



Sept. 30, Nancy Buell, "A View From the Elementary
Classroom: Standards and High Stakes Testing" 




Oct. 14, Karen Mayfield, "Parents in Middle School
Math Education" 




Oct. 21, Al Terrell, "If Parents Knew More, They Would
Do More" 




Oct. 28, Charlene Morrow, "Connecting with Math"
coeditor, Notable Women in Mathematics" 




Nov. 4, Dr. Bob Massie, "Math and the
Environment" 




Nov. 11, Dr. Marcia Sward, "Environmentalbased
Education: Helping our Students Improve Their Math Skills" 




Nov. 18, Sheila Tobias, "Math Anxiety: What It Is and
What You Can Do About It" 




Nov. 25, James Muldoon, "Mathematics and the United
Nations" 




Dec. 2, Carol Brown, "Math in Early
Childhood" 




Dec. 9, Dr. James Stigler, "The Teaching Gap"





Dec. 16, Nancy Incinaga, "A Turnaround for a Whole
School" 




Dec. 23, Dr. Russell Howell, "Does Faith Matter in
Mathematics?" 




Dec. 30, Dr. Philip Davis, "A Mathematician for All
Seasons" 



2001 [Audio cassette format] 




Jan. 6, Dr. Rebecca Goldburg, "Genetic Engineering,
the Environment, and Risk" 




Jan. 13, Dr. Bob Moses, "Radical Equations: Math
Literacy and Civil Rights" 




Jan. 20, Debbie Schmidt, "Innovative Mathematics
Teaching" 




Jan. 27, Beverly Braxton and Dr. HungHsi Wu,
"Teaching Teachers Mathematics" 




Feb. 3, Dr. Robert Putnam, "The Mathematics of
Community" 




Feb. 10, Kathy Damkohler and Lisha Papert Lercari,
"Improving Math via Teaching Keyboard Music to Little Children" 




Feb. 17, Dr. Johnny Lott, "Figure This: Families and
Middle School Mathematics" 




Feb. 24, Dr. Neil Harl and Dr. Jenny Ladd, "The
Mathematics of Taxes" 




Mar. 3, Dr. Judy Green, "Women in Mathematics"





Mar. 10, John Jeavons, "The Poetry of Mathematics in
Gardening" 




Mar. 17, Valerie Whitaker, "A Sixth Grade Teacher's
Role in Effectively Increasing Student Demand for Algebra" 




Mar. 24, Dr. Linda McNeil, "The Educational Costs of
Standard Testing" 




Mar. 31, Brian Tokar, "World Hunger: What Can We Do?"





Apr. 7, Dr. Michael Breen, "Creating a Public
Understanding of Mathematics" 




Apr. 14, Dr. Mark Saul, "A Frog's Eye View of
Education" 




Apr. 21, Dr. Christopher Jones, "The Mathematics of
the Oceans" 




Apr. 28, Betty Levitin, "Expanding Your Horizons"





May 5, Dr. Clea Fernandez, "Applications of Lesson
Study in the United States" 




May 12, Dr. Micheal Breen, guest host, Dr. Donald
Saari, "The Mathematics of Voting" 




May 19, Marilyn Frankenstein, "Critical Math Literacy"





May 26, Dr. John Warnock, "The Economy of Mexico"





June 2, Carrie Orgera, "Implementing Japanese Customs
in American Public Schools" 




June 9, Dr. Eugene Klotz, Kristina Lasher, and Dr.
Stephen Maurer, "The MathForum at Swarthmore" 




June 16, Dr. Genevieve Knight, "Mathematics Activities
for After School Programs" 




June 23, Dr. Stephen Willoughby, "What's Wrong With
Mathematics Education and What You Can Do About It" 




July 7, Dr. Gary Martin, "Implementing the NCTM
Standards: Challenges and Opportunities" 
Box 
4RM218 


2001 [CDROM format] 




June 23, Dr. Stephen Willoughby, "What's Wrong With
Mathematics Education and What You Can Do About It" 




July 7, Dr. Gary Martin, "Implementing the NCTM
Standards: Challenges and Opportunities" 
Box 
4RM217 


2001 [Audio cassette format] 




July 14, Jay Feldman, "The Mathematics of Pesticides"





July 21, Wendy Diskin, "Teaching Math Creatively in
Middle School" 




July 28, Valerie Whitaker, guest host, "The Young
People's Project" 




Aug. 4, Douglas Livingston, "Our Energy Crisis: From
Efficiency to Solar Power, Crunching the Numbers" 




Aug. 11, Karon Stewart, "Math Rap, Another Radio
Outreach" 




Aug. 18, Dr. Ed Conners, guest host, Prof. John Bracy,
The Rev. Gabe Costa, guests 
Box 
4RM218 


2001 [CDROM format] 




Aug. 11, Karon Stewart, "Math Rap, Another Radio
Outreach" 




Aug. 18, Dr. Ed Conners, guest host, Prof. John Bracy,
The Rev. Gabe Costa, guests 




Aug. 25, Dr. Diane Briars, "Before It's Too Late"
Member of the Glenn Commission 




Sept. 1, James Ernakes 




Sept. 8, Dr. Nel Noddings 




Sept. 15, Dr. Marjorie Enneking, "Improving he
Preparation of Teachers of Mathematics" 




Sept. 22, Dr. A. R. Palmer, "Humanity Has a Problem"





Sept. 29, Dr. Ann Watkins, "The Joy of Statistics"





Oct. 6, 2001, Dr. Titu Ansdreescu, "Winning
International Mathematics Competitions" 




Oct. 13, Dr. Michael Breen, Dr. James Lewis, "The
Mathematical Preparation of Teachers" 




Oct. 20, Dr. Anne Collins 




Oct. 27, Clark WiliamsDerr, "Developing
Sustainability Indicators for Measuring True Social and Environmental Progress"





Nov. 3, Dr. Catherine Lewis 




Nov. 10, Dr. Alan Shoenfeld, "High Quality Mathematics
for All: Issues of Standards, Testing, and Equity" 




Nov. 17, Janet Larsen, "The Mathematics Behind the
Automobile" 




Nov. 24, Dr. Bernard Madison, "Bumps on the Road from
School to College" 




Dec. 1, Dr. Alice Schafer, "A Woman Mathematician's
Perspective" 




Dec. 8, Dr. William Velez, "Every college student
should be a mathematics major" 




Dec. 15, Holly Sklar and Laryssa Mykyta, "Raising the
Floor: Your Job Should Take You Out of Poverty, Not Keep You in It"





Dec. 22, Dr. W. James Bradley, "Mathematics in a
Postmodern Age: A Christian Perspective" 




Dec. 29, Dr. Paul Sally, "Mathematicians in Education"




2002 [CDROM format] 




Jan. 5, Dr. Dorothy Strong, guest host, "The Gap in
Mathematics Achievement" 




Jan. 12, Ruthie Sayles, "Implementing the Algebra
Project" 




Jan. 19, Dr. Alfie Kohn, "The Schools Our Children
Deserve" 




Jan. 26, Dr. Judith Moran, "Mathematics and Democracy"





Feb. 2, Dr. Robert Bowman, "Security by the Numbers?"





Feb. 9, Lynn Liptak, "Implementing Lesson Study in
Paterson" 




Feb. 16, Jennifer Christian Smith and Katrina Jimenez,
"Graduate Students in the High School Classroom: Enriching the School
Mathematics Curriculum and Students' Perceptions of Mathematics" 




Feb. 23, Dr. Ronald Graham, "Mathematics and Society"





Mar. 2, Dr. Joan Dye Gussow, "The Mathematics of Our
Food System" Mar. 9, Jim Brickwedde, "Implementing Cognitively Guided
Instruction 




Mar. 16, Dr. Dorothy Stong, guest host, Betty Hammond,
guest, "Meeting the Mathematics Needs of Traditionally Underserved Students:
Where are we? We do we need to go? How do we get there?" 




Mar. 17, Charles Biehl, "Modeling in High School
Discrete Mathematics" and/or "Who is the Customer?" 




Mar. 30, Dr. Jerry Becker, "Overviews of Math
Education" 




Apr. 6, Dr. Regina Aragon, "The Mathematics Around
You" 




Apr. 13, Dr. Herbert Ginsberg, "BIG MATH for little
kids: how to teach math to 3, 4, and 5yearolds" 




Apr. 20, Regina Carlson, "The Mathematics of Smoking"





Apr. 27, Dr. Mohammed Moazzam, "Muslims in
Mathematics" 




May 4, Deborah Taylor, "Discrete Mathematics in Sixth
Grade" 




May 11, Ronnie Cummins, "The Mathematics of a
Sustainable Food Supply" 




May 18, Jacqueline Brannon Giles, "Words of Truth and
Soberness: Issues of Equity" 




May 25, Dr. Mansour Farhang, "Making the Strange
Familiar and the Familiar Strange: Cultural Relativism and Mathematics"





June 1, Dr. Elizabeth Fennema, "Cognitively Guided
Instruction: Origins and 'Is it for Everybody?'" 




June 8, Dr. Hyman Bass, "Mathematicians, Mathematics,
and Mathematics Education" 




June 22, Dr. Gerald Lieberman, "Integrating
Mathematics and Environmental Education" 




June 29, Diane Schaefer, guest host, guests: Cathy
Dumsar and Debbie Scarpelli 




July 6, Dr. Makoto Yoshida, "Global Education
Resources: Cultivating Lesson Study in U.S. Schools" 




July 13, Viriginia Rasmussen, POCLAD, Program on
Corporations, Law and Democracy 




July 20, Dr. Lee Lorch, "Racism and Sexism in the
Mathematics Community: Then and Now" 




July 27, Dr. Mary Ann Connors, "Using Technology to
Teach Mathematics" 




Aug. 3, Dr. Michael Breen, guest host, Drs. Annie and
John Selden, guests 




Aug. 10, Dr. Janet Caldwell, "Teacher Education"





Aug. 17, Dr. William Rathje, guest host, "Recycling
and the Problem of Percents: Are We Recycling as Much As We Think We Are or
Fooling Ourselves With Percents?" N.C. Vasuki, guest, Chief Executive Officer,
Delaware Solid Waste Authority 




Aug. 24, no host specified 




Aug. 31, Chuck Tiberio, "Changing High School
Mathematics" 
Box 
4RM219 


Sept. 7, Linda Jaslow, Third Grade Teachers, Pastor
School, Phoenix, AZ 




Sept. 14, Jay Mathews, "Mathematics and the Media"





Sept. 21, Dr. Valerie DeBellis, "Emotions on
Mathematics: Affective Influence on the Learning of Mathematics" 




Sept. 28, Dr. Hermann Daly, "Balanced Conditions for
Sustainability" 




Oct. 5, Jessie Cooper Gibbs, Mentor, Southern
Initiative of the Algebra Project 




Oct. 12, Dr. Manuel Berriozabal, "Best Practices in
Mathematics Education" 




Oct. 19, Dr. Susan Parker 




Oct. 26, Robert Bowman, “The Mathematics of Congress
and War” 




Nov. 2, Deborah Schifter, "Students and Teachers
Learning to Think Mathematically" 




Nov. 9, Barry Cipra, “New Mathematics That You Can
Understand” 




Nov. 16, Dr. Claudette EngblomBradley, "Native
Americans in Mathematics" 




Nov. 23, Dr. Martin Walter, "Weatherquakes, Economic
Quakes and Other MathematicsRelated Phenomena" 




Nov. 30, Anna Lappe and Frances Moore Lappe,
coauthors of Hope's Edge: the Next Diet for a Small Planet 




Dec. 7, Dr. Paul Lawrence, "Essential Instructional
Strategies for All Math Classrooms" 




Dec. 14, Dr. Margaret Murray, "MidTwentieth Century
American Women in Mathematics" 




Dec. 21, Dr. Miriam A. Leiva, "Christmas and
Mathematics" 




Dec. 28, Dr. Anthony Scott, "Academic Achievement of
African American Students With and Without Cultural Connections" 



2003 [CDROM format 




Jan. 4, Brian Halweil, "Home Grown: The Case for Local
Food in a Global Market" 




Jan. 11, Dr. Patsy WangIverson, "International
Studies: Making the Familiar Strange" 




Jan. 18, Dr. Robert Bowman, guest host, "War Against
Iraq: It Just Doesn't Add Up" 




Jan. 25, Dr. Mary Sullivan, "Statistics Education"





Feb. 1, Chris Hartman, "The Mathematics of Executive
Excess" 




Feb. 8, Judy Boch, "Math and Standardized Tests: How
You Can Help Students Score High Without Compromising Your Teaching Philosophy"





Feb. 15, Dr. Frederick Chichester, "The Mathematics of
Your Car" 




Feb. 22, Dr. Zalman Usiskin, "The Changing School
Mathematics Curriculum" 




Mar. 1, Phil Gonsalves, middle school teacher, New
Haven Unified School District, parttime instructor, University of California
at Hayward 




Mar. 8, Dr. Barbara S. Rice, "Shaping a College
Mathematics Program" 




Mar. 15, Steven Fried, "The Mathematics of Legal
Drugs" 




Mar. 22, Jennie M. Bennett, "Why Mathematics is a
Great Career for African Americans" 




Mar. 29, Dr. William Schmidt 




Apr. 5, Dr. Constance Kamii, "Young Children Reinvent
Arithmetic" 




Apr. 12, Dr. Judith Grabiner, "The Historical
Dimension: Learning and Teaching Mathematics" 




Apr. 19, John Nichols, "Mathematics of Media
Diversity" 




Apr. 26, Cindy Chapman, "A Teacher's Perspective"





May 3, Dr. Jeanne LaDuke, "American Women With Ph.D.'s
in Mathematics Before 1940" 




May 10, Kevin Donaher, "Do Free Markets Make People
Free?" 




May 17, Grace Davilla Coates, "Celebrating Five Years"





May 24, Dr. Albert Bartlett, "Arithmetic, Population,
and Energy" 




May 31, Dr. Cathy Seeley, "Ten Lessons I Learned in
Africa" 




June 7, Joel Spengler, sixth grade teacher in NYC
public schools. 




June 14, Dr. Patsy WangIverson, guest host, Dr. Rita
Colwell, guest, "The Increasing Importance of Mathematics in Other Fields"





June 21, Dr. Russell Howell, guest host, Dr. Kenneth
Millett, guest, "Mathematics Education Reform" 




June 28, Anadarhata Mittal, "The Mathematics of
International Trade" 




July 5, Hector Garcia, "Teachers as Math
Collaborators: Tools for Lifelong Discovery" sixth grade teacher and
Mathematics Instructional Coach, CA 




July 12, Samantha Sanchez, "Money in State Politics
(especially Arizona)" 




July 19, Dr. John Conway, "Mathematics and Me"





July 26, Sue White, "Families Learn Real Mathematics
Nationwide" 




Aug. 2, Jim Brickwedde, guest host, "Teacher
Conversations Across State Lines," Judy Boch, Linda Jaslow, Cathy Smith,
guests, "Teacher Alliances Across State Lines" 




Aug. 9, Dr. Bonnie Gold, "What is Mathematicsand How
Might the Answer Affect Our Lives?" 




Aug. 23, Dayo Akinsheye, "Including Multiculturalism
in the Teaching of Mathematics" 




Aug. 30, Bob Schaeffer, "Testing and Education"





Sept. 6, Mary Zepernick, "People Challenge the
Corporate State" 




Sept. 13, Dr. Michael Olinick, "Mathematical Modeling"





Sept. 20, Marilyn CurtainPhillips, "Math Attack:
Combating Math Anxiety" sixth grade mathematics teacher, Dent Middle School,
Columbia, SC 




Sept. 27, Jane Sooby, "Corralling Chance: Setting Up a
Meaningful Onfarm Experiment" 
Box 
4RM217 


[Audio cassette format] 




Oct. 4, Dr. Steven Brams, "Is There a Better Way to
Elect a President?" 




Oct. 11, Dr. Sarah Greenwald, "Using 'The Simpsons'
and Other Innovative Approaches to Teach Mathematics" 
Box 
4RM220 


Oct. 18, Dr. Philip Wagreich, "Trailblazing Math Reform:
What is a Mathematician Doing in Mathematics Education?" 




Oct. 25, Christine Ahn, "Freedom for Whom: the
Domestic Effects of Free Trade" 
Box 
4RM221 


[CDROM format] 




Nov. 1, Loring (Terry) Coes, "Mathematics and
Technology: Turning Mathematics into an Experimental Science" 




Nov. 8, Teri Perl, "Women in Mathematics: Then and
Now" 




Nov. 15, Ambassador Azmat Hassan, "Pakistan's Role at
the United Nations: a Look at the Numbers" 




Dec. 6, Dr. Timothy Boerst, "Beyond the File Cabinet:
Developing and Sharing Professional Knowledge Across Educational Contexts"
fifth grade teacher, Jane Addams Elementary School in Redford, MI 




Dec. 13, Dr. Betty Anne Case, "Developing an
Association for Women in Mathematics" 




Dec. 20, Marilyn CurtainPhilips, guest host, Karen
Butler, guest, "Mathematics in Motion" Dent Middle School, Columbia,
SC 




Dec. 27, Amanda Johnson, “New Year’s Resolutions that
Really Count" 



2004 [CDROM format] 




Jan. 3, Rev. Fletcher Harper, "Math, Food, and Faith"





Jan. 10, Grace Davilla Coates, guest host, Karen
MayfieldIngram, guest "Family Advocacy in Mathematics Education" 




Jan. 17, John deGraaf, "Take Back Your Time"





Jan. 31, Dr. Carolyn Gordon, "Women in Mathematics
Now" 




Feb. 7, Fred Azcarate, "The Mathematics of Health Care
and Other Economic Issues 




Feb. 14, Dr. Fred Chichester, "Using Mathematics in
the Real World: a Valentine's Day Celebration" 




Feb. 21, Dr. Susan S. Wood, "Introductory College
Mathematics: Standards and Recommendations" 




Feb. 28, Dr. Roger Howe, "Lessons in Mathematics
Education" 




Mar. 6, Betsy LeodarWright, "Black Progress and the
Race Gap" 




Mar. 13, Teferi Messeret, mathematics teacher, James
Hogan High School, Napa, CA 




Mar. 20, Dr. Juanita Copley, "The Young Thinker:
Mathematics for the Young Child" 




Mar. 27, Dr. Michael Monticino, "Real Math, Real
Problems" Apr. 3, Katherine Layton, "What I Learned in Forty Years at Beverly
Hills High School" 




Apr. 10, Ralph Warner, "The Mathematics of Retirement"





Apr. 17, Dr. Cleopatria Martinez, "Reflections of a
Latina Mathematician" 




Apr. 24, Dr. Fernando Q. Gouvea, "Math Through the
Ages" 
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May 1, Kit Norris, "Mathematics by MimicryOh, My!"





May 8, Soren Ambrose, "Why Was 50 Years Enough?"





May 15, Joyce Fitzpatrick, "Improving Mathematics
Education in the Providence Public Schools" 




May 22, Dr. Luis OrtizFranco, "Latinos in
Mathematics" 




May 29, Martha Short, "How to Get Learning to STICK"





June 5, Les Blomberg, "The Mathematics of Leaf
Blowers" 




June 12, Frederick Chichester, "Mathematics is
Everywhere” 




June 19, Dr. David Sadker, "Failing at Fairness
Still?" 




June 26, Dr. Barbara Lee Keyfitz, "Mathematics: A Good
Career for Women" 




July 3, Joe Ableman, "Using Extended Lab
Investigations in High School Math Classes" 
