The College of Sciences has chosen its 2020 Award of Excellence recipients, and they are both staff in the Department of Mathematics.
Cox, Meekins, and Barkley tops in Putnam
Among the NCSU contestants, the top three places go to math majors Bryant Cox, Everett Meekins, and Grant Barkley.
Three Mathematics staff have received a Pride of the Wolfpack Award for 2019: John Craig, Andrea Hayes Pennix, and Seyma Shabbir. Also nominated for this award were Di Bucklad, Jennifer Burt, Carolyn Gunton, and Georgia Webb.
Every year, a team of Mathematics undergrads competes in the William Lowell Putnam competition, run by the Mathematical Association of America.
Diversity Award to Bociu
The College of Sciences has given its 2019-20 Faculty Diversity Professional Development Award to Associate Professor of Mathematics Lorena Bociu.
Students Win at JMM
Two teams of NCSU students brought home prizes from the 2020 Joint Mathematics Meeting in Denver.
Vinzant Becomes Sloan Fellow
Mathematics Assistant Professor Cynthia Vinzant has been awarded a prestigious Research Fellowship from the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation.
Vinzant Wins CAREER Award
Mathematics Assistant Professor Cynthis Vinzant has been awarded a prestigious NSF CAREER award.
Coons wins Best Poster Award
Mathematics PhD candidate Jane Coons won the award for best poster at the 2019 SIAM Conference on Applied Algebraic Geometry in Bern, Switzerland.
JMM Reception in Denver, Colorado
The department will host a reception at the JMM in Denver on Friday January 17th, 6:00-8:00 pm, Capitol Ballroom 6, Hyatt.