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Mary Vaughan receives National Science Foundation Mathematical Science Graduate Internship Program fellowship

Mary Vaughan, a third-year doctoral student in mathematics working under the direction of Pablo Raúl Stinga, assistant professor of mathematics, received the National Science Foundation (NSF) Mathematical Science Graduate Internship (MSGI) Program fellowship. She will be spending 10 weeks this summer at Oak Ridge National Laboratory working with Pablo Seleson, research scientist in the computer … Continue reading Mary Vaughan receives National Science Foundation Mathematical Science Graduate Internship Program fellowship

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Beth Bjorkman received SMART fellowship through the Department of Defense

Beth Bjorkman, graduate student in mathematics, received a SMART (Science, Mathematics And Research for Transformation) fellowship through the Department of Defense. Through the fellowship she will work with the program for two years after graduation. Bjorkman researches combinatorial matrix theory, the intersection of graph theory and linear algebra.

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Heather Bolles receives Miller Grant

Heather Bolles, senior lecturer in mathematics, received a Miller Grant for her research on team-based calculus courses. The research develops recommendations for improving student experiences and outcomes in team-based learning calculus courses and other courses that use a cooperative approach to instruction. The Miller Grant is co-sponsored by the Center for Excellence in Learning and … Continue reading Heather Bolles receives Miller Grant

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Summer Math

Iowa State’s Department of Mathematics is offering a number of summer math courses as a great way to get a jump start on math pre-requisites or get more personalized attention on a math course. Summer classes held on campus have smaller class sizes than the same courses during the fall or spring semesters, making them … Continue reading Summer Math

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Michael Young awarded Martin Luther King, Jr Advancing One Community Award

Congratulations to Michael Young who, on Thursday, January 18, was awarded the Martin Luther King, Jr Advancing One Community Award by the Office of the Vice President for Diversity and Inclusion. Each January the Iowa State University community observes the birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. with a campus-wide celebration and the recognition of … Continue reading Michael Young awarded Martin Luther King, Jr Advancing One Community Award