Several of the CBMS member societies have posted formal protests of President Trump’s Executive Order temporarily suspending entry benefits to citizens of seven predominantly Muslim countries. They express a common concern that this action could adversely affect the health and vitality of America’s universities, research institutes, and industrial sector.
In a major cooperative effort to improve mathematics learning in the critical first two years of college, five mathematical sciences professional societies (AMS, AMATYC, ASA, MAA, and SIAM) have joined forces to address a wide range of issues that affect the first two years of collegiate mathematics.
Fifteen of the presidents of the CBMS member societies have signed onto the following statement urging the incorporation of effective learning into post-secondary mathematics classroom. Download PDF file of full report