**Applied Mathematics**

Isabelle Kemajou-Brown, Morgan State University

*Risk-sensitive Benchmarked Asset Management Optimization*

Malena Espanol, The University of Akron

*Deblurring Images with Mathematical Models*

Grace Joseph, Louisiana Tech University

*Cost-effective use of Follow-up Colonoscopies in Colorectal Cancer Screening*

**Mathematical Biology and Population Dynamics**

Quiyana Murphy, University of Kentucky

*Within-host Mathematical Models for Orthohantavirus Infections*

Danielle Brager, Arizona State University

*A Mathematical Analysis of Aerobic Glycolysis Triggered by Glucose Uptake in Cones*

Marisabel Rodriguez Messan, Arizona State University

*A Mathematical Modeling Approach on the Importance of Nutritional Status in a Honeybee Colony*

Namaluba Malawo, Purdue University

*Using Boosted Regression Trees to Predict Invasive Species Richness*

**Mathematics Education**

Sousada Chidthachack, Ascension Catholic School

*Implementing Standard-Based Mathematics: Toward Improving Conceptual Understanding of Linear Algebra for Middle School Immigrant Students*

Elisabeth Johnson, Drexel University

*Women of Color in Math*

**Pure Math I**

Marly Cormar, University of Florida

*Atomicity and Boundedness of Monotone Puiseux Monoids*

Karen Taylor, Bronx Community College and Bryn Mawr College

*Arithmetic and Modular Forms*

Joanne Beckford, Williams College

*The Combinatorics of Factorial Base Representation*

Caprice Stanley, North Carolina State University

*Sampling Lattice Points of Polytopes*

**Pure Math II**

Anila Yadavalli, North Carolina State University

*Darboux Transformations of the Extended Toda Hierarchy*

Naomi Gross, Spelman College

*Algorithms to Generate Orthogonal, Unitary and Symplectic Random Matrices*

Rosemary Guzman, University of Chicago

*Quantitative Mostow Rigidity: Relating volume to topology for hyperbolic 3-manifolds*

Kaitlin Tademy, Sam Houston State University

*The U-Polynomial for Virtual Knots and Links*