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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