INDEX 303
National Aeronautics and Space Ad-
ministration, 208
National Security Agency, 69, 260
NCTM, 266
Nelson, Edward, 251
new courses
creation of, 213
NExT, Project, 7
notebook
importance of, 83
NSA, 69
office hour, 19, 31
meeting your, 19
professors sharing, 32
one-year jobs, 58
sequence of, 58
OnLine editorial systems, 156
OnLine translators, 50
opaque projector, 33
Osher, Stanley, 83
Ostrowski Prize, 135
other departments
comparison with, 197
interacting with members of, 42
meeting with, 42
other value systems in, 43
relations with, 197
outside offers, 124, 221
for non-research, 125
for research accomplishments, 125
from inferior institutions, 221
local response to, 124
reasonable response to, 124
responding to, 221
response, 125
something new in one’s life, 125
whom to consult, 126
outside reviews of the department, 237
overhead projectors, 213
Oxford Friday meetings, 87
Pake, George, 68
Palais, Richard, 88
paper
abstract of, 90
audience for, 90
blind refereeing of, 99
concluding remarks for, 92
desiderata for good, 100
different sections in, 91
ending of, 92
getting people to read, 85
having something to say, 89
how to write, 89, 90
introduction to, 90
length of referee’s report, 100
notation for, 91
organization of, 90, 91
proofs in, 91
publishing of, 98
publishing on the Internet, 98
purpose of, 89
recovering from rejection of, 85
refereeing in a constructive man-
ner, 100
refereeing of, 99
rejected, 84
signposts for reader, 91
specialized audience for, 90
to communicate, 89
to teach, 89
writing a good, 86
writing of, 81
part-time faculty, 225
people
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