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Martha Makowski is Awarded the 2021 Tensor Women and Mathematics Award

Assistant Professor Martha Makowski and the Department of Mathematics are recipients of a 2021 Tensor Women and Mathematics Award.  The funds will be used to organize the Yellowhammer Network for Women in the Mathematical Sciences, which will kick off with a one-day workshop in the Fall. Project Title: Forging the Yellowhammer Network of Women in

UA Freshman Places In Top Percentage Of Prestigious Math Competition

Updated because some of the text disappeared:   Please post this on Facebook:   University Of Alabama: UA Freshman Places In Top Percentage Of Prestigious Math Competition The William Lowell Putnam Mathematical Competition is one of the most prestigious competitions for undergraduate students in the world. … Press Release Desk, News Partner ·        Posted Tue, May 11,

AWM Welcomes New Officers and Thanks Outgoing Officers

The UA chapter of the AWM is pleased to share that several individuals will be joining the list of AWM-UA officers. We thank our outgoing officers for their contributions, dedication and service to the AWM and we welcome new officers. Farewell to Outgoing Officers Allison Hartman has served as a Treasurer for three years. She has

Professor Emeritus AMJ Davis Passes Away

  Anthony Michael John Davis died in San Diego, California, on 25 April 2021. Tony was born in London in December 1939. He received an Open Exhibition in Mathematics and went up to St. John’s College, Cambridge in 1956. He received a BA in 1960 and was a Wrangler, with a distinction in Part III

2021 Outstanding Doctoral Candidate Awards

The Department of Mathematics would like to congratulation the 2021 Outstanding Doctoral Candidate award winners. Outstanding Research by a Doctoral Candidate, Toai Luong Toai Luong   Outstanding Teaching by a Doctoral Candidate, Anna Keefe    

2021 Math Scholarship Winners

The Department of Mathematics would like to congratulate the 2021 scholarship winners. Joseph Edward Braswell Scholarship in Mathematics, Brent Christian                   Dr Fred A Lewis Endowed Scholarship, Jessica Pockrus Jessica Pockrus   Dr Fred A Lewis Endowed Scholarship, Cassidy Vuylsteke              

Congratulations to the Honors Week 2021 Award Winners

Congratulations to the 2021 Mathematics Honors Week award winners!   Outstanding Research by a Doctoral Candidate, Toai Luong Outstanding Teaching by a Doctoral Candidate, Anna Keefe Nathan Jacobson Prize in Mathematics, Lawford Hatcher BB Comer Math Prize, Jay Lane Natarajan Family Actuarial Award, Preetham Sanketh Joseph Edward Braswell Scholarship in Mathematics, Brent Christian Dr Fred

Jacob Glidewell’s Outstanding Putnam Exam Performance

Jacob Glidewell, a freshman math major, scored a 40 on the 81st Putnam Exam.  This is a nation wide mathematics competition, challenging the best students across the country.  The median score on this year’s exam was an 8, and a score of 40 places Jacob in the top 100 competitors in the United States.  Congratulations