Fourteenth Eastern Octoer 23-24, 1998

TABLE OF CONTENTS

 

DIAL WWW: DISTANCE INTRODUCTORY ALGEBRA ON-LINE THROUGH THE WWW DISTANCE LEARNING PROJECT ….. 1

Victoria Sarkisian, Marist College

Marianne Toscano, Marist College

 

HOW TO BECOME YOUR OWN WEB MASTER / SYSTEM ADMINISTRATOR (AND WHY YOU WOULD WANT TO) ….. 7

Gerard Kiernan, Manhattanville College

 

PROGRAMMING WEB BASED TESTS WITH HTML AND PERL ….. 13

Robert Workman, Southern Connecticut State University

 

INTEGRATING OpenGL INTO THE COMPUTER GRAPHICS

CURRICULUM IN SMALL COLLEGES ….. 22

Shang Guo, Marist College

 

COMPUTER NETWORKS - STRIKING A BALANCE BETWEEN

THEORY AND APPLICATION ….. 26

Kevin D. Hufford, Ithaca College

 

THE EFFECTS OF COMPUTER GRAPHICS ON SPATIAL

VISUALIZATION ABILITY ….. 32

Monir H. Sharobeam, College of New Jersey

Richard Stockton, College of New Jersey

 

PANEL DISCUSSION: DISTANCE LEARNING: PERSPECTIVES

FROM DIFFERENT DISCIPLINES ….. 38

Mary Knopp Kelly, Mercy College

Mary C. Kraetzer, Mercy College

Nancy King Harrison, Mercy College

Carolyn R. Lansberry, Mercy College

 

AN EXPERIMENTAL APPROACH FOR TEACHING ALGORITHM

ANALYSIS TO LOWER-LEVEL UNDERGRADUATES ….. 41

Wanda Dann, Ithaca College

 

TEACHING COMPUTER SCIENCE COURSES ONLINE ….. 51

Zahira S. Khan, Bloomsburg University

 

AN INTERNAL INTERNSHIP COURSE - A SERVICE COMPANY

MODEL ….. 57

William G. McArthur, The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey

Alan Lasher, The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey

Gernette Wright, The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey

INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY IN BIOLOGY: A MODEL FOR

INTERNET TRAINING ACROSS THE CURRICULUM ….. 72

Robert D. Simon, Department of Biology, SUNY-Geneseo

 

AN IMPLEMENTATION OF BIG INTEGERS USING STL ….. 81

Nicholas J. De Lillo, Manhattan College

 

USING A SYMBOLIC MATHEMATICS SOFTWARE, MAPLE, IN

PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY ….. 102

Bhairav D. Joshi, State University College, Geneseo, NY

 

PANEL DISCUSSION: “THE INTERNET: OH! WHAT A TANGLED WEB” ….. 125

Elizabeth S. Adams, The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey

Jill Gerhardt-Powals, The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey

Diana D’Amico Juettner, Mercy College,

Matthew H. Powals, Atlantic City Municipal Court

 

INTEGRATING ETHICS AND THE INTERNET INTO THE

COMPUTER LITERACY COURSE ….. 127

Carolyn Pe Rosiene, University of Hartford

 

COMPUTER AND INFORMATION LITERACY: A MOVING TARGET ….. 133

Jack Beidler, University of Scranton

James R. Sidbury, University of Scranton

 

A COMPUTER COMPETENCY TAXONOMY ….. 141

Neal Christensen, Mount Saint Mary College

 

THE VIRTUAL PC A TOOL FOR STUDYING HARDWARE AND

SOFTWARE ….. 148

Pierre A. von Kaenel, Skidmore College

 

PORT vs. MEMORY-MAPPED I/O ….. 153

S. L. Tuohy, Pace University

 

PANEL DISCUSSION: MULTIMEDIA IN THE SCIENCE CLASSROOM ….. 157    

Victor A. Stanionis, Iona College

Frank R. Fazio, Iona College

Louis S. Campisi, Iona College

 

COMPUTER GENERATED POETRY: USING THE C+ + STANDARD

TEMPLATE LIBRARY ….. 159

Linda M. Wilkens, Bridgewater State College

 

 

 

COMPUTING LARGE FACTOPJALS: A PROGRAMMING

ASSIGNMENT USING JAVA VECTORS ….. 169

Narayan Murthy, Pace University

Patrick K. Muldoon, Pace University

 

INVESTIGATING JAVA RMI FOR A COMPUTER SCIENCE

CURRICULUM ….. 174

Rodney S. Tosten, Gettysburg College

Richard Johnsonbaugh, DePaul University

Carl Leinbach, Gettysburg College

Sara Sprenkle, Gettysburg College

Paul T. Tymann, Rochester Institute of Technology

 

DISTANCE LEARNING VIA ELECTRONIC CLASSROOM TRANSMISSION AND THE COPYRIGHT LAW ….. 183

Jill Gerhardt-Powals, College of New Jersey

Richard Stockton, College of New Jersey

Matthew H. Powals, Attorney at Law

 

MOOS IN LANGUAGE LEARNING ….. 192

D. Frangie, Wayne State University

 

DIMENSIONS OF COMPUTING -A MULTIMEDIA PRESENTATION ….. 203

Robin N. Keller, Ramapo College of New Jersey

Amruth N. Kumar, Ramapo College of New Jersey

 

PANEL DISCUSSION:DATA MINING AND DATA WAREHOUSING:

OPPORTUNITIES FOR KNOWLEDGE CREATION ….. 209

Michael L. Gargano, Pace University

Bel G. Raggad, Pace University

Larry von Kleeck, Hunter College

Michael Gilman, President Comstock

Stuart Varden, Pace University

Teresa Rubinson, Polytech

 

THE CENTER FOR APPLIED TECHNOLOGY (C.A.T.):

USING TECHNOLOGY TO CREATE AN INNOVATIVE

LEARNING ENVIRONMENT ….. 211

Sumit Deshpande, Marist College

 

CURRICULUM ANALYSIS OF A SUCCESSFUL “INTRODUCTORY” COURSE FOR CIS AND COMPUTER LITERACY ….. 216

Kevin D. Hufford, Ithaca College

William Tastle, Ithaca College

Patricia Woodworth, Ithaca College

 

INTEGRATING COMPUTERS IN THE BEHAVIORAL SCIENCE

CURRICULUM: A MODEL COURSE ….. 222

Patricia A. Oswald, lona College

 

IDENTIFYING KEY TEAM MEMBERS FOR COMPUTER LAB

ASSIGNMENTS ….. 230

Joseph H. Daniel, Delaware Valley College

 

SOFTWARE TESTING ACROSS THE CURRICULUM ….. 235

Valerie B. Barr, Hofstra University

Phyllis G. Frankl, Polytechnic University

 

THE JASON PROGRAMMING LANGUAGE, AN AID IN TEACHING

COMPILER CONSTRUCTION ….. 244

Robert M. Siegfried, Saint Peters College

 

PANEL DISCUSSION: INTERNET SITES - RECOMMENDATIONS

AND USE IN SPECIFIC COURSES ….. 259

Jerald D. Cole, New York Institute of Technology,

Robert Workman, Southern Connecticut State University

Ellen Beatty, Southern Connecticut State University

Zack Beatty, Southern Connecticut State University

Lisa Lancor, Southern Connecticut State University

J. B. Orris, Butler University

 

THE EMBEDDED MICROCONTROLLER AND THE CURRICULUM ….. 260

C. Gary Rommel, Eastern Connecticut State University