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Department of Mathematics Awards Ceremony

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Dear Donors,

Thank you for your continued support of our department and students. Your generous contributions allow deserving math students to make their education a reality by supporting financial aid, academics, research, and other programs. Your gifts ensure our ongoing success and enable us to recognize talented students.

Sincerely,

The Department of Mathematics

A message from our Department Chair, Davar Khoshnevisan.

Award Recipients

Susan C. Christiansen Memorial Scholarship

Brooklyn Davis

 Continuing Department Scholarship

Isaiah Wolfgang Allred

 Continuing Department Scholarship

Emma Coates

Continuing Department Scholarship

Jonah Garner

Continuing Department Scholarship

Jason Hoag

 

Continuing Department Scholarship

Katherine Metcalf

Continuing Department Scholarship 

Julia Walljasper

C. Bryant and Clara C. Copley Scholarship

Bryce Fairbanks

 

J.L. Gibson Senior Award

Amy Bradford

J.L. Gibson Senior Award

Mckay Jensen

J.L. Gibson Senior Award

Dylan Johnson

J.L. Gibson Senior Award

Delaney Mosier

J.L. Gibson Senior Award

Kira Parker

J.L. Gibson Senior Award

Chase Zagorec-Marks

The Golden Scholarship

Anthony Do

The Golden Scholarship

Makayla Stewart

 

Junius John Hayes Diversity Scholarship

Sara Ahmed

Junius John Hayes Endowed Scholarship

Isaac Martin

Junius John Hayes Endowed Scholarship

Brian Udall

Thomas Andrew Hurd Mathematics Scholarship

Irina Slaughter

 

Mathematics Department Scholarship

Clayton Allard

Mathematics Department Scholarship

Elijah Counterman

Mathematics Department Scholarship

Calvin Lee

Putnam Award

Emil Geisler

 

D. Keith Reed Memorial Scholarship

Boyana Martinova

Tom and Cathy Saxton Scholarship

Laura Snelling

Calvin H. Wilcox Memorial Scholarship

Benjamin Huenemann

Michael Zhao Memorial Scholarship

Miriam Galecki

Congratulations Isaac Martin and Delaney Mosier for receiving these prestigious external awards:

 

Barry Goldwater Scholarship

Isaac Martin

Read more about Isaac Martin and the Barry Goldwater Scholarship here.

College of Science Research Award

Delaney Mosier

Read more about Delaney Mosier and the College of Science Research Award here.

 

Pi Mu Epsilon is a national mathematics honor society whose purpose is the promotion of scholarly activity in mathematics among students in academic institutions. It was founded in 1914 at Syracuse University. The local organizations of Pi Mu Epsilon are the Chapters. The Utah Alpha Chapter was first established in 1960 and was revitalized in 1997. For more information, visit the National Pi Mu Epsilon website.

 2020 Recipients:

Clayton Allard

Eric Brown

Emil Giesler

Avery Hazelbaker

 

Alexandrea Jee

Ming Long Lee

Isaac Martin

Parker J. Oberg

Andrew Schlachter

 
 
 

Congratulations Ph.D. 2020 Graduates!

 This year we are also recognizing those students who have completed their exam and have only their research and thesis left.  We have certificates for these students and will distribute them when we are able.

Matteo Altavilla

Next Step:

Hanna Astephan

Next Step:

Kevin Childers

Next Step:

Postdoctoral the University of Arizona starting Fall 2020.

Huy Dinh

Next Step:

Pinches Dirnfeld

Next Step:

Bridget Fan

Next Step:

Working jointly witht the University of Houston and Rice University as a Postdoctoral.

Liz Fedak

Next Step:

Samantha Hill

Next Step:

Working at BioFire Diagnostics in Salt Lake City, UT.

Hyunjoong Kim

Next Step:

Simons Postdoctoral Fellow at the University of Pennsylvania.

Sabine Lang

Next Step:

Teaching Assistant Professor at the University of Denver in September 2020.

Janina Letz

Next Step:

Postdoctoral at the University Bielefeld, Germany.

Katie Link

Next Step:

KAP Krener Assisstant Professor position at UC Davis Mathematics Department.

 

Dapeng Mu

Next Step:

Patrick Murphy

Next Step: 

Postdoctoral in Bioengineering at Rice University.

Sergazy Nurbavliyev

Next Step:

Kiersten Utsey

Next Step: 

Moving to Connecticut to join Metrum Research Group as a Research Associate II.

Ziwen Zhu

Next Step:

 
 

 

 

T. Benny Rushing and Gail T. Rushing Fellowship

George Domat

About this Award:

The T. Benny Rushing and Gail T. Rushing Fellowship is given to a graduate student for excellence in research.

Oustanding Graduate Student Award

Christian Klevdal

About this Award:

The Outstanding Graduate Student Award is given to graduate students who have shown an excellent performance in teaching and research.

Oustanding Graduate Student Award

Yiming Xu

About this Award:

The Outstanding Graduate Student Award is given to graduate students who have shown an excellent performance in teaching and research.

Don H. Tucker Postdoctoral Fellow Award

Ben Briggs

About this Award:

The Don H. Tucker Posdoctoral Fellow Award is given to a postdoc for excellence in research.

Outstanding Postdoc Award

Harold Blum

About this Award:

The Outstanding Postdoc Award is given to postdocs for outstanding performance in research and teaching.

Outstanding Postdoc Award

Jody Reimer

About this Award:

The Outstanding Postdoc Award is given to postdocs for outstanding performance in research and teaching.

Faculty Undergraduate Teaching Award

Kelly MacArthur

About this Award:

The Faculty Undergraduate Teaching Award is given to faculty members who have distinguished themselves through outstanding undergraduate teaching.

Faculty Undergraduate Teaching Award

Karl Schwede

About this Award:

The Faculty Undergraduate Teaching Award is given to faculty members who have distinguished themselves through outstanding undergraduate teaching.

Outstanding Staff Award

Vic Gabrenas

About this Award:

The Outstanding Staff Award is given to staff members who have distinguised themselves for their oustanding contributions to the department.

Outstanding Staff Award

Paula Tooman

About this Award:

The Outstanding Staff Award is given to staff members who have distinguised themselves for their oustanding contributions to the department.

 
 

Download the PDF Department of Mathematics Awards Ceremony Program

Last Updated: 6/2/20