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Northeast Consortium on Quantitative Literacy

Eighth Annual Meeting Program

9:30 - 10:00
Welcome and registration (with coffee and snacks)
10:00 - 10:30
Brief self-introductions by all participants.

10:30 - 11:00

Updates on national trends, grants, and projects.
11:15 - 12:15
Stewart Johnson (Williams College) will discuss of the counseling that guides students from the placement exam into the appropriate QR course.
12:30 - 1:30
1:30 - 2:30
Judy Moran and Charlotte Gregory (Trinity College)
           will present their slate of upper level QR courses:
                                     Mathematics of Equity and Visual Displays of Data.
2:45 - 3:15
Ollie Beaver (Williams College) will begin a discussion of the psychological issues to be considered in planning
introductory QR courses.
3:30 - 4:00
Wrap-up and planning for next spring