Posted: 16 August 2010 Updated: whenever ...
This is my opinion. If you wish to communicate your opinion regarding this topic, you can contact me at cdoswell at earthlink.net - either use the email hyperlink or cut and paste after replacing _at_ with @). However, if you're not willing to have your comments posted here, along with my response, don't waste my time or yours.
This page represents a summary of some material that has been languishing on a different website. I've moved it all over to my personal site and this is the 'index' page that links to that material. Please let me know about non-functional links, as I may have missed some in the transition.
In January of 2000, I completed my term as an AMS Councilor. I was pleased to have been afforded the chance to serve my profession in this way, but it's time to move on here, as well. My reports from the Council meetings I attended are linked from what follows:
Having served for several years as an editor for what will be a forthcoming AMS Monograph, I have some comments concerning AMS Editorships, designed to stimulate discussion. I also have essays on AMS Meeting Finances and on Awards.
As noted elsewhere, I am currently in a sort of semi-boycott of the AMS - my reasons for this are explained briefly here.