Recent awards

Past undergraduate awards (McShane, Floyd, and Putnam prizes)

Ben Hayes awarded Excellence in Postdoctoral Research prize

May 8, 2018
Ben Hayes

Assistant Professor of Mathematics Ben Hayes was awarded the Amir Aldroubi and Amira Azhari Prize for Excellence in Postdoctoral Research from Vanderbilt University on Wednesday, April 18, 2018.

View details »

2018 Undergraduate Award Winners

April 12, 2018

The Mathematics Department is pleased to announce the following prize winners for the 2017-2018 year:

  • E.J. McShane Prize:
    • Stephen Davis
    • Arun Kannan
  • Edwin E. Floyd Prize:
    • Sebastian Haney,
    • Benjamin Keigwin,
    • Yichen Ma,
    • Ethan Zell

View details »

Math Major Sebastian Haney awarded Goldwater scholarship

April 4, 2018

Congratulations to Sebastian (Ryuichi) Haney who has awarded the 2018 Goldwater Scholarship - one of about 20 in math nationwide.

List of awardees

View details »

GTA Teaching awards

April 3, 2018

We are very pleased to announce the recipients of this year’s teaching awards for Graduate Teaching Assistants:

  • Zach Gates is the winner of this year’s Mathematics Department Outstanding Graduate Teaching Assistant award
  • Mariano Echeverria and Veronica Shalotenko have each been awarded one of ten All-University Graduate Teaching Awards
  • Mike Reeks is the winner of this year’s Class of 1985 Fellowship for Creative Teaching, awarded to the candidate who best demonstrates exceptional creativity in teaching activities. This is the first time this award has gone to to a mathematics GTA.


View details »