Welcome to my blog!

Consult this blog frequently for announcements relating to last minute changes in any of the courses I'm teaching.

I also will post any campus-related information that I think you might benefit from, like job announcements, internships, scholarship information, and so on.

Sunday, March 15, 2015

Finals' Week Office Hours

Office hours during final's week:

1. Monday, 3/23--9-9:50 a.m.
2. Tuesday, 3/24--8-8:50 a.m.
3. Friday, 3/27--9-10:50 a.m.

Good luck with your final exams!

Friday, March 29, 2013

Welcome to WINTER Quarter 2015

Hello and Welcome to WINTER Quarter!

Follow the links on the right side of this page to access websites that may be used in your course. This quarter, your course website is accessed by clicking on "Etudes-ng Portal". If you don't know your Etudes login and password, then click on the link "Etude-ng Login Information". Additional information about course policies, grading, etc., is listed on the course syllabus, which can be accessed once you enter your Etudes-ng course website.

IMPORTANT NOTE: Some email messages will be sent to the email address you have listed in MyPortal the campus online admissions and records database. Please be sure that it is currently correct so that you don't miss important email messages related to your course.

I will give you a demonstration about using your course website on the first day of classes.

That's all for now. Good luck and welcome to the course!


WINTER 2015 Fast Facts

Here are the fast facts regarding the courses I'm teaching this quarter:

1. MATH 1A (TTh 10-11:50; F 11-11:50)
  • Section 05
  • CRN#30281
  • Room 4601
  • WebAssign Class Key = foothill 5080 7729
2. MATH 1B (TThF 12-1:25 pm)
  • Section 05
  • CRN#30288
  • Room 4602
  • WebAssign Class Key = foothill 0524 7040
3. MATH 12 (MW 1:30-3:45 pm)
  • Section 01
  • CRN#30319
  • Room 4603
  • WebAssign Class ID = knobel 3099 1512
Have a great quarter!

Thursday, March 29, 2012

Office Hours - WINTER 2015

Monday - Thursday: 9-9:50 a.m.

NOTE: Depending on traffic, I may be occasionally delayed 10-15 minutes in arriving, so please wait for me if I am not in exactly at 9:00 a.m.

Remember that you can get homework help from the PSME Center in Room 4213 of the main Foothill College campus. 


Foothill College Library now has a new resource called Films on Demand, which covers an array of subjects, including Mathematics! Here you will find streaming video demonstrations of, for example, Linear Equations, Quadratic Functions, and applications of Geometry and more. There are also TED Talks on a variety of interesting topics, including African Fractalsby Ron Eglash, A Formula for Changing Math Education by Arthur Benjamin, and even one by Robert Lang (creator of the last week's Google-Doodle honoring Origami) entitled: Idea + Square = Origami.

If you want to share with your class any of these videos, please feel free to, as our license includes public performance rights.

The link is http://library.foothill.edu:2048/login?url=http://digital.films.com/PortalPlayLists.aspx?SubjectID=660&aid=17476 and is also available on the Foothill Library's Math LibGude.