Dr. Susan Cooper

Department of Mathematics

University of Nebraska - Lincoln

Office: Avery Hall, Room 338

Email: scooper4@math.unl.edu

Phone: (402) 472-7253

Fax: (402) 472-8466

**Math 807T: Using Mathematics to Understand Our World**

- Course Syllabus

- Workshop Materials

- Project 1: Measuring Temperature & Newton's Law of Cooling - "Description";
"What to Hand In" Sheet; Coffee Experiment Data;
Pound Cake Experiment Data

- Project 2: Using Body Temperature to Estimate Time Since Death - "Description"; "Analysis of Algorithms in Actual cases", an article by L. Nokes; "What to Hand In" Sheet

- Project 3: Containing Infectious Diseases - "Description";
"Reading Guide" for the Smallpox Report; "What to Hand In" Sheet

- Project 4: Can You Save Tom's Marriage? - "Description";
"What to Hand In" Sheet

- Project 5: Building Up Savings And Debt - "Description"; "Have we caught your interest?", an article by J. Webb; "What to Hand In" Sheet

- Project 6: Making and Using Childhood Growth Charts - "Description"; "Reading Guide" for the 2000 CDC Growth Charts Report; CDC Report;
"What to Hand In" Sheet

- End-Of-Course Assignment

- Teaching & Learning Project

- Reflection Assignment

- Math in the Middle Institute Partnership

- My.UNL (Blackboard)

- University Expectations - An Orientation for Freshmen Students at John Hopkin's University (by Dr. Zucker)

- The MacTutor History of Mathematics Archive

- The American Mathematical Society (AMS)

- The Mathematical Association of America (MAA)

- The Canadian Mathematical Society (CMS)

- The Canadian Undergraduate Mathematics Conference (CUMC)