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1994 Joint Mathematics Meeting
Cincinnati, OH, January 1215, 1994
Meeting #889
Associate secretaries:
Robert J Daverman, AMS daverman@math.utk.edu
Kenneth A Ross, MAA ross@math.uoregon.edu
AMS Special Session on Meetings of Mathematicians

Friday January 14, 1994, 1:00 p.m.4:50 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Meetings of Mathematicians, I

1:00 p.m.
1894 and beyond. Early meetings.
Everett Pitcher*, Lehigh University
(88901478)

1:30 p.m.
Contributions of the 1893 Columbian exposition to mathematics.
G. Baley Price*, Lawrence, Kansas
(88901306)

2:00 p.m.
Come to the fair: The Chicago Mathematical Congress of 1893.
Karen Parshall*, University of Virginia
David E. Rowe, Universitat Mainz, Germany
(88901302)

2:30 p.m.
A century of progress in mathematics.
Rogers J. Newman*, Southern University, New Orleans
(88901614)

3:30 p.m.
Some mathematicians I have met.
Dirk J. Struik*, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
(88901610)

4:00 p.m.
Travel and study in Europe in the midthirties.
Wilfred Kaplan*, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
(88901611)

4:30 p.m.
Mathematicians I have known.
Paul K. Rees*, Baton Rouge, Louisiana
(88901305)

Saturday January 15, 1994, 9:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
AMS Special Session on Meetings of Mathematicians, II

9:00 a.m.
The most urgent problem for the mathematics profession.
W. L. Duren, Jr.*, Charlottesville, Virginia
(88901615)

9:30 a.m.
Creating an American mathematical tradition: The extended AhlforsBers family.
Irwin Kra*, State University of New York, Stony Brook
(88901279)

10:00 a.m.
Women mathematicians in the AMS.
Alice T. Schafer*, Marymount University
(88901313)

10:30 a.m.
Meetings and their context.
Lee Lorch*, York University
(88901300)

Saturday January 15, 1994, 3:15 p.m.5:05 p.m.
AMS Special Session on Meetings of Mathematicians, III

3:15 p.m.
How meetings have and can support mathematical research.
Saunders Mac Lane*, University of Chicago
(88901301)

3:45 p.m.
Motivating interest in, attendance at, and participation in, various mathematics meetings.
Beauregard Stubblefield*, Houston, Texas
(88901613)

4:15 p.m.
Organizing an annual meeting.
Paul T. Bateman*, University of Illinois, UrbanaChampaign
(88901480)

4:45 p.m.
The evolution of joint meetings.
Kenneth A. Ross*, University of Oregon
(88901612)
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