Mathematics education, integration of technology for teachers and students

Education

Ph D: Educational Research, Tests and Measurements, (1982), Boston College - Boston, MA

MA: Mathematics, (1966), Boston University - Boston, MA

BS: Mathematics, (1964), Boston College - Boston, MA

Selected Awards and Honors

Athletic Department teaching excellence award (2001), Teaching - UMass Lowell

Teaching Excellence Award (2001), Teaching - UMass Lowell, Athletic Department

Student Government Association teaching excellence award for the College of Arts and Sciences, Science Division (2000), Teaching - UMass Lowell

teaching excellence award for the College of Arts and Sciences, Science Division (2000), Teaching - UMass Lowell, Student Government Association

Department of Mathematical Sciences teaching excellence award (1998), Teaching - UMass Lowell

Teaching Excellence Award (1998), Teaching - UMass Lowell, Department of Mathematical Sciences

Selected Publications

Stick, M. (1999) "Maclaurin and Taylor Series for Transcendental Functions: A Graphing-Calculator View of Convergence," The Mathematics Teacher pp. 833–837

Stick, M. (1997) "Calculus reform and graphing calculators: A university view," The Mathematics Teacher 90:5 pp. 356

Sullivan, B.F., Grossbard, N., Stick, M. (1984) "Data Analysis Techniques for Vehicle Attitudinal, Positional and Experimental Measurements.," DTIC Document

GROSSBARD, N., Stick, M., SULLIVAN, B. (1981) "Numerical and data analysis techniques applied to scientific research, 4[Final Report, 1 Jan. 1979- 31 Mar. 1981],"

Sullivan, B.F., Stick, M., Mclnerney, R.E. (1977) "Special Utilization of Triaxial Magnetometer Measurements as Prime Attitude Determination Sensors," Journal of Spacecraft and Rockets 14:4 pp. 231–235

Sullivan, B.F., Stick, M. (1976) "Attitude Determination System for Rockets Using Gyroscopic Platforms.," DTIC Document

Stick, M. (1976) "Tricks with Number Theory.," MATYC Journal

SULLIVAN, B., Stick, M., MARCOU, R. (1974) "Attitude determination techniques for rockets with inertial measuring systems(computation)[Final Report, 18 Oct. 1972- 17 Oct. 1974],"

Marcou, R.J., Fioretti, R.W., Stick, M., Pruneau, P.N., Richards, E.N. (1973) "Satellite Data Processing Systems.," DTIC Document

Stick, M. (1972) "ON WHAT DAY WERE YOU BORN?," The Mathematics Teacher pp. 73–75

Roxborough, J.A., Sullivan, B.F., Marcou, R.J., Stick, M., Geezil, K.M. (1972) "Procedures for the Determination of the Attitude of a Rocket from Gyroscopic Data.," DTIC Document

SULLIVAN, B., Stick, M., MARCOU, R. (1972) "Techniques for determining the vehicle attitude of rocket AH 7. 886(Techniques for determining attitude of rocket axis for vehicle AH 7. 886),"

Marcou, R.J., Stick, M. (1967) "Aspect of the Axis and of a Vector Perpendicular to the Axis of the Satellite OV1-5," DTIC Document

Stick, M. (1966) "Synthesis of a Time Dependent Communication Network,"

Selected Presentations

Making Discoveries with Geometry Software - NCTM Eastern Regional Conference, November 2002 - Boston, MA

Geometry and Discovery Learning, April 2002 - North Shore Community College, Danvers, MA

Geometry Explorations - Annual Conference on Teaching for Transformation, January 2002 - University of Massachusetts Boston

A Comparison of TI-83 and TI-89 Technology to Enhance Learning in a Multivariate Calculus Course - Conference on Mathematics and Quantitative Thinking in Massachusetts Public Institutions of Higher and Secondary Education, June 2000 - University of Massachusetts Boston

Graphing Calculators Across the Calculus Curriculum - Special Session on Teaching Mathematics in the New Millennium, American Mathematical Society Regional Conference, April 2000 - University of Massachusetts Lowell

A Graphing-Calculator View of Convergence - University of Massachusetts Instructional Technology Conference 2000 (ITC 2000), March 2000 - Sturbridge, MA

Calculus Reform and Graphing Calculators Across Colleges of a University - National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM) annual meeting, April 1998 - Washington D.C.

Selected Contracts, Fellowships, Grants and Sponsored Research

Focus on Mathematics (2011), Grant - UMass Lowell mathematician, study groups for Lawrence

Teaching and Learning grant award to explore a two-tiered management calculus course sequence (2010), Grant - UMass, Lowell

Massachusetts Title IIB Mathematical Experiences grant (2008), Grant - Massachusetts Science and Math partnership program

Focus on Mathematics (2003), Sponsored Research - NSF and UMass, Lowell

Mass MAJIC, high school Mathematics improvement (1998), Grant - UMass, Lowell

PI: Task Force on Teaching and Learning Excellence (1994), Grant - UMass, Lowell

Campus Performance Improvement Grant, "Mass MAJIC" (1996), Grant - Mass. Board of Higher Education

Eisenhower Science and Mathematics Program Grant (1995), Grant - U.S. Department of Education