# News

You are cordially invited to attend the Co-Integrate Math Seminar Series talk on Monday, April 19, 2021 from 12:00-1:00 pm. * Higinio Dominguez* will give a presentation titled

**The desire to do research: Where does it come from**?Members of the MSU Mathematics Education community will be presenting virtually at the American Educational Research Association annual meeting April 8-12.

Due to inclement weather in Canada affecting the internet connection on March 5th, the Mathematics Education Colloquium will pick up where it left off on Monday, March 15th, 11:00 am - noon. **Dr. Peter Liljedahl** from Simon Fraser University will be presenting* **Building Thinking Classrooms**.*

Christopher H. Dubbs (’20) released his first book, *Mathematics Education Atlas: Mapping the Field of Mathematics Education Research*, through Crave Press.

Several members of the MSU Mathematics Education community are presenting virtually at the 25^{th} Annual Conference of the Association of Mathematics Teacher Educators (AMTE) February 11-13 and 18-20.

Please join us at the upcoming Mathematics Education Colloquium, on Friday, February 12, 2021 from 11:00 am - noon on Zoom. **Dr. Arthur Bakker**, from the Freudenthal Institute, Utrecht University, the Netherlands, and **Dr. Patricio Herbst** from the University of Michigan will be presenting* **Journal for Research in Mathematics Education *and *Educational Studies in Mathematics: *Perspectives from the Editors*.*

Congratulations to Lauren Cavner Williams, PRIME mathematics education doctoral student who is graduating in the Fall 2020 semester.

Frances Harper, doctoral program alumna, was awarded, along with two doctoral-student co-authors, the National Technology Leadership Initiative (NTLI) fellowship from the Association of Mathematics Teacher Educators (AMTE) for their recent manuscript.

You are cordially invited to attend the Co-Integrate Math Seminar Series talk on Monday, December 7, 2020. * Jenny Green and Corey Drake* will be talking about their current research from 12:00-1:00 pm.

The PRIME community would like to extend a congratulatory note to 2019 PRIME graduate, Luke Tunstall, who was awarded the C. Oswald George prize for an article he co-authored in the academic journal *Teaching Statistics.*

The Program in Mathematics Education (PRIME) at Michigan State University is seeking a Postdoctoral Research Associate.

Please join us at the upcoming Mathematics Education Colloquium, on Friday, November 13, 2020 from 11:00 am - noon on Zoom. **Dr. Anna DeJarnette** and **Dr. Casey Hord** from the University of Cincinnati will be presenting* Blending Perspectives: Studies of Discourse and Gesturing in Math and Special Education.*

David Bowers and Sunghwan Byun, mathematics education doctoral students, have been selected as Graduate School Writing Fellows for the 2020-21 academic year.

PRIME is happy to welcome first-year doctoral student Katie Westby into the program.

We are delighted to introduce you to Alicia Matthews-Johnson, a first year doctoral student in the PRIME program.

MSU Professor Joseph Krajcik has received a 2020 Harold W. McGraw, Jr. Prize in Education for his global impact on science teaching.

Meet Eli Claffey, first year mathematics education doctoral student.

Meet Dr. Richard "Abe" Edwards, mathematics education faculty member in Lyman Briggs College at MSU.

The spotlight is on Mike Quail, a first year doctoral student in the Program in Mathematics Education.

PRIME is pleased to welcome Dr. Jennifer Green to the Mathematics Education community at MSU.