A decade of undergraduate research for all East Tennessee State University mathematics majors

Ariel Cintrón-Arias, Anant Godbole
2014 Involve. A Journal of Mathematics  
This paper offers a brief history of an experiment begun in 2002, namely, the institutionalization of undergraduate research (UGR) in the mathematical sciences as a semester-long requirement for all mathematics majors at East Tennessee State University, a public, regional school. We describe the early, middle, and later years of this ten-year journey; assessment methods; and other aspects. Technical aspects of the student projects are limited to those in the authors' fields of expertise, as
more » ... f expertise, as captured by the MSC secondary classifications for this paper. MSC2010: primary 00-02, 97-02; secondary 97K20, 97K30, 97K50, 97M60, 97M10.
doi:10.2140/involve.2014.7.281 fatcat:m7qjrlvy7vdobn4utg6aouc3ym