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  1. SCUDEM Participants Increase Self-Efficacy in Mathematical Modeling

    13 Jul 2019 | Posted by Brian Winkel

    In a just published article, "Building mathematics self-efficacy of STEM undergraduates through mathematical modelling," in the International Journal of Mathematical Education in...


  2. SCUDEM and COMAP MCM/ICM Talk at University of Nebraska - Lincoln

    22 Apr 2019 | Contributor(s):: Elizabeth Anne Carlson

    Elizabeth Carlson, holder of NSF Graduate Research Fellowship at the University of Nebraska - Lincoln, Lincoln NE USA, gave a talk in the spring 2018 to the mathematics club at her school on Math Modeling Competitions. Enjoy!

  3. MathBowl from SCUDEM - SIMIODE Challenge Using Differential Equations

    21 Apr 2019 | | Contributor(s):: Brian Winkel

    We offer complete materials on MathBowl event which is student activity held during annual SCUDEM - SIMIODE Challenge Using Differential Equations event. All materials can be found under black box "Download" above and to the right with Click on "Additional materials...

  4. SCUDEM I, II, and III Problems and Additional Problems Materials

    03 Apr 2019 | | Contributor(s):: Brian Winkel

    SCUDEM – SIMIODE Challenge Using Differential Equation ModelingProblems and Additional Issue forSCUDEM I (October 2017), SCUDEM II (April 2018), and SCUDEM III (October 2018) See SCUDEM home page for details of SCUDEM IV 2019, 9 November 2019.General InformationFor each SCUDEM event...

  5. 2019 Matthew Donahue MAA Oklahoma-Arkansas Section Presentation - Tulsa's Next Top Model

    31 Mar 2019 | | Contributor(s):: Matthew Donahue

    Matthew Donahue, of The University of Tulsa, gave a talk, "Tulsa's Next Top Model," at the 30 March 2019, Spring MAA Oklahoma-Arkansas Section Meeting about hosting the forthcoming SCUDEM IV 2019 event on 9 November 2019 at his school. Several faculty asked about how the...

  6. Looking Back

    Forum › scudem---student-perspective › scudem---student-perspective

    Now that I’m in my last year of undergrad and I’m looking back at all my experiences throughout college, I cannot help but appreciate participating in a SCUDEM challenge. This modeling...


  7. JMM 2019 SCUDEM for Students and Faculty Presentation

    20 Jan 2019 | | Contributor(s):: Brian Winkel

    These are the slides for the talk by Dr. Brian Winkel, Director SIMIODE, entitled "Student Competition Using Differential Equations Modeling: SCUDEM for Students and Faculty," given Thursday, 17 January 2019 at the Joint Mathematics Meetings in Baltimore MD USA.

  8. SCUDEM III 2018 - Author Commentary on Problems and Submissions

    06 Jan 2019 | | Contributor(s):: Kelly Black

    The Fall 2018 SIMIODE Challenge Using Differential Equations Modeling (SCUDEM III 2018) featured three problems. Some observations of the work submitted by the student teams is given here. It is assumed that the reader is familiar with the three problems which are available on the SIMIODE website.

  9. SCUDEM III 2018 MathBowl Questions, Hints, Answers, and Score Sheets

    29 Nov 2018 | | Contributor(s):: Brian Winkel

    Here are the SCUDEM III 2018 MathBowl questions, hints, answers, and score sheets.    These materials are in the Supporting Docs Tab.We include PowerPoint and PDF files. We also include instructions and hints to use.There are three files:(1) SCUDEM III 2018  Math Bowl  -...

  10. Aug 03 2018

    SCUDEM Meet Up Gathering at MathFest 2018 Denver CO USA

    Want to learn more about SCUDEM? To share the joy in engaging students in modeling with differential equations in a supportive, friendly, and fun competition? Join us at SCUDEM MeetUp at MathFest,...


  11. SIMIODE / SCUDEM-Assessment/Evaluation Plans and Results

    13 Jul 2018 | | Contributor(s):: Jennifer Czocher, Barbara Edwards

    Results of assessment and evaluation of SIMIODE workshops 2015 and projected workshop 2018 as well as SCUDEM I 2017 and SCUDEM II 2018 by  BARBARA EDWARDS (Oregon State University, Corvallis) JENNIFER CZOCHER (Texas State University, San Marcos) are presented.

  12. Engaging in Pedagogical Development, Applied Scholarship, and Professional Service with SIMIODE

    11 Jul 2018 | | Contributor(s):: R. Corban Harwood

    This talk will give personal examples of the many opportunities available to instructors in engaging with the SIMIODE community. These include being trained in and developing a modeling-first (inquiry-based) pedagogy to improve student learning, incorporating applied mathematics research into...

  13. SCUDEM III 2018 Local Site Host Coordinator GuideBook

    20 May 2018 | | Contributor(s):: Brian Winkel

    We post a SCUDEM III 2018 Local Site Host Coordinator GuideBook. This is a complete description of activities and responsibilities for serving as a Local Site Host Coordinator. It is based on effective and efficient activities for success and lessons learned from SCUDEM I 2017 and SCUDEM II 2018.

  14. Scoring Rubric for SCUDEM 2018

    18 Apr 2018 | | Contributor(s):: Brian Winkel

    Here is the Scoring Rubric for the SCUDEM 2018 effort. This will be used for both Exeuctive Summary judging by coach/faculty only and for the Presentation judging by students and coach/faculty.This should give you some guidance on what you should convey in your final materials.

  15. Apr 12 2018

    SCUDEM 2018 SCUDEM - Student Competition Using Differential Equations Modeling

    SIMIODE is sponsoring a student competition.SCUDEM - Student Competition Using Differential Equations Modeling. Event begins 13 April 2018. Competition Saturday at local sites is 21 April 2018....


  16. SCUDEM II 2018 Modeling Problems and Team Submissions

    10 Feb 2018 | | Contributor(s):: Brian Winkel

    SCUDEM II 2018 PROBLEMS AND SUPPLEMENTAL ISSUESHere you will find one PDF document, SCUDEM II 2018 Problems A B C.pdf - as black box Download pdf  above, containing all three of the Modeling Problems for use in SCUDEM II 2018, along with a reference paper for one of the problems....

  17. Jennifer Czocher - What outcomes might we anticipate from students engaging concurrently with modeling and differential equations content?

    19 Jan 2018 | | Contributor(s):: Jennifer Czocher

    What outcomes might we anticipate from students engaging concurrently with modeling and differential equations content?ByJennifer Czocher, Texas State University - San Marcos.A talk given at the AMS Special Session on Modeling in Differential Equations - High School, Two-Year College, Four-Year...

  18. Students Speak About Their Experiences in Modeling competition with Differential Equations

    10 Nov 2017 | Posted by Brian Winkel

    For our shortest blog ever we simply point you to the video featuring students at SCUDEM 2017. While there are professors professing and narrating in the video, it is the students who steal...


  19. Oct 14 2017

    Student Competition Using Differential Equation Modeling (SCUDEM 2017)

    SIMIODE will offer an inaugural student competition in modeling with differential equations coupled with a faculty development programs in support of using modeling to teach differential...


  20. Jul 27 2017

    Gathering for SCUDEM 2018 Local Hosts at MathFest 2017

    SIMIODE is holding a Gathering for SCUDEM 2018 Local Hosts to permit discussion, questions, concerns, issues, etc. about SCUDEM on 21 April 2018.Current host sites are listed here.The Gathering...