Annual Conference 2019
Friday, April 12th
Presenters: Kidder, Warren, White, Bernat
Presenters: Whitehouse, Crawford-Mohat
Friday Lunch Buffet
Friday 11:30 - 11:100 pm, Grill 1-2-5
Presenter: Dr. Joseph Straight, SUNY Fredonia
Presider: Chris Yuen
Cracking The Code to Successful Learning: Empirical Summary on Learning Behaviors and Outcomes in 100-level Statistics
Presenter: Joan Erickson, SUNY Delhi
Presider: Colleen Stevens
Presenters: Sara Taylor (SUNY Dutchess CC) & Matthew Matkovich
Presider: George Hurlburt
Project Ernie Opening Session
Friday 12:20 – 1:15 pm, Director's Room
Presented by Ray LaBounty (Corning CC) and MaryBeth Orrange (Erie CC). This session is specifically intended for the Project ERNIE 2019 cohort. Be sure to welcome our newest cohort of math educators this weekend!
Presenter: Yumiko Akiba (Project ERNIE), Corning CC
Presider: Erin Newton
Presenters: Larry Danforth & Joel LaLone (Jefferson CC)
Presider: Andrew Draper
Presenters: Dr. Rachel Santiago and Karen Wells (Monroe CC)
Presider: Brian Milleville
Presenters: Candy Dance & Colleen Stevens (Onondaga CC)
Presider: Janis Mazza
Presenter: Johanna Halsey & MaryAnne Johnson (Dutchess CC)
Presider: Alex Atwood
Presenter: Ernie Danforth (Corning CC)
Presider: Rich Evans
Friday 3:30 – 3:50 pm, Ballroom Corridor
Please Visit Vendor Exhibits!
Presenters: Joe Bernat (Nassau CC) & Erin Newton (Onondaga CC)
Presider: Patty Zabel
Executive Board Meeting
Friday 5:00 - 6:00 pm, Director's Room
Friday 5:00 - 6:00 pm, Hotel Lobby
Collaborate with colleagues from around the state while enjoying a cocktail (and while the Executive Board meets). Try to meet a new Project ERNIE colleague or one of the student award winners.
Friday Night Dinner
Friday 6:00 - 8:30 pm, Keuka/Seneca
Enjoy the Friday night dinner buffet. After dinner, Abe Mantell (Math League Coordinator) will announce winners of the Math League Contest. Then Patty Owens (Scholarship Chair) will present the NYSMATYC Scholarship Awards to winning students.
Presenter: Larry Danforth (Jefferson CC)
Presider: Patty Owens
Saturday, April 13th
Gerry Leiblich Estimation Run/Walk
Saturday 6:00 am, Meet in Lobby
The Estimation Run is a tradition at NYSMATYC. All you have to do is show up in the hotel lobby ready at 6:00 AM ready to go outside for a beautiful run or walk around Corning. Be sure to leave your smart watches and phones behind! Larry Danforth (event organizer) will collect your choice of route/distance (typically 1 or 2 mile choices) and your estimate of how long it will take you to finish. The goal is to see who gets closest to their estimated time.
Smart Breakfast Buffet
Saturday 7:00 - 7:50 am, Grill 1-2-5
Presenter: Luis Moreno (Broome CC)
Presider: Chris Kemp
Presenter: Dr. Satyanand Singh (CUNY City Tech)
Presider: Joe Bernat
Presenter: Dr. Alex Atwood (Suffolk CC)
Presider: Barbara Dolansky
Collaborating to Increase Affordability: How to use a subscription model, Cengage Unlimited, to cut costs and improve student outcomes
Presenter: Dr. Dale Dawes (Project ERNIE / Bor. of Manhattan CC) & Gretchen Hughes (Cengage)
Presider: Jay Hurlburt
Presenter: Barbara Dolansky (Dutchess CC)
Presider: Larry Danforth
Presenters: Drs. Alioune Khoule and Lakshmi Vidyasagar (LaGuardia CC) and Brian Milleville (Erie CC)
Presider: Joan Erickson
Saturday 9:35 - 10:05 am, Ballroom Corridor
Please Visit Vendor Exhibits -- remember that vendor fees help fund our student scholarship awards!
Presenter: George Hurlburt (Corning CC)
Presider: Mary Mohat-Crawford
Presenter: Ralph Selig (Fairleigh Dickinson Univ.)
Presider: Candy Dance
Presenter: Rich Evans (Corning CC)
Presider: Joe Straight
Presenter: Tom Reid (Broome CC)
Presider: Luis Moreno
Saturday 11:10 am - 12:00 pm, Cayuga
All members are encouraged to attend. There will be raffles and door prizes! An agenda is provided later in this document.
Saturday Lunch Buffet
Saturday 12:10 - 1:10 pm, Grill 1-2-5
Estimation Run Winners Announced!
Themed Session: IMPACT (Sessions 22A – 22G)
Saturday 1:15 - 3:30 pm, Organizer: Mary-Beth Orrange (Erie CC). Presenters will rotate every 15 minutes to give short segments that can help us make an impact. The segments are in the themes of the new AMATYC document called “IMPACT” which gives guidelines on the teaching of mathematics for two-year colleges. IMPACT stands for Improving Mathematical Prowess And College Teaching. Conference attendees are welcome to stay for all or drop in for specific segments of the themed session.
Presenter: Liz McGrath (Broome CC)
Presenter: Joe Bernat (Nassau CC)
Presenter: Erin Newton (Onondaga CC)
Presenter: Brian Milleville (Erie CC)
Presenters: Colleen Stevens & Patty Zabel (Onondaga CC)
Presenters: Dan Groom & Christine Quinn (Finger Lakes CC)
Presenter: Vanessa Singhroy (Queensborough CC)
Presenters: Johanna Halsey & Sara Taylor (Dutchess CC)
Presider: Trevor Bradish
Presenter: Tim Putnam (Tompkins Cortland CC)
Presider: Elizabeth Congdon
Presenters: Ernie Danforth & Trish Shuart (Pearson)
Presider: Kathleen Speicher
Presenter: Josh Baron (Lumen Learning)
Presider: Ray LaBounty
Saturday 3:30 - 4:00 pm, Ballroom Corridor
Please Visit Vendor Exhibits. Remember to also post a sticky note on the Collaborations Board too!
Online Math Made Easier: An Introduction to Using a Tablet or Tablet-Computer w/ Pen & Video Recorder
Presenter: Chaitanya Mistry (Ulster CC)
Presider: Vanessa Singhroy
Presenters: Pam Burch (Virginia Commonwealth U.) & Kathleen Speicher (Corning CC)
Presider: Dan Groom
Presenters: Dan Linville and John Kunkel (XYZ Homework)
Project Ernie Closing Session
Saturday 5:10 - 5:45 pm, Board Room
Organizers: Ray LaBounty (Corning CC) and MaryBeth Orrange (Erie CC). This session is specifically intended for the Project ERNIE 2019 cohort.
Executive Board Meeting
Saturday 5:10 - 5:45 pm, Director's Room
The newly elected Executive Board meets at this time.
Cocktail Reception - sponsored by Lumen Learning
Saturday 5:15 - 6:15 pm, Hotel Lobby
If you have a free drink ticket, redeem it at the cash bar!
Saturday Banquet Dinner
Saturday 6:15 pm, Finger Lakes Ballroom
"Presentation: The Art of Collaborative Problem-Solving"Presented by Fred Herbst, MFA Ceramics.
Open yourself up to unexpected opportunities and rewards by saying yes to collaboration. Fred Herbst will discuss how the simple act of saying "that's an interesting concept, let's work on it together" has shaped his professional life for the last 20 years. His collaborations with a variety of artists and scientists has allowed him to explore new ideas and possibilities on the SUNY-Corning Community College campus, around the country, and in Europe.
Sunday, April 14th
Smart Breakfast Buffet
Sunday 8:8:50 am, Grill 1-2-5
Enjoy a hearty breakfast before the last talk and before venturing off!
Presenter: David Usinski (Erie CC)
Presider: Chris Yuen
Presenter: Russ Penner (Mohawk Valley CC)
Presider: Amanda Bartels