"Department of Mathematics and Statistics" Archive

Kirkman named Fellow of the Assoc. for Women in Mathematics

Ellen Kirkman, department of mathematics and statistics, was has been elected a Fellow of the Association for Women in Mathematics.

The Association for Women in Mathematics (AWM) will recognize the 2nd Class of AWM Fellows during the AWM Reception, January 16, 2019 in Baltimore, Maryland. This year’s class of fellows includes researchers, mentors and educators whose commitment to supporting and growing women across the mathematical sciences is praised by their students and colleagues.

The Executive Committee of the Association for Women in Mathematics established the AWM Fellows Program to recognize individuals who have demonstrated a sustained commitment to the support and advancement of women in the mathematical sciences. The Fellows epitomize the mission of the AWM, which is to promote equitable opportunities and support for women and girls in the mathematical sciences.

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Proposals funded: Raynor, Berry, Shugoll

Congratulations to Sarah Raynor, professor of mathematics and statistics, whose proposal entitled “IAS Women and Mathematics Program Proposal for Susan Rogowski” has been funded by the Institute for Advanced Study, School of Mathematics, Princeton, New Jersey.

Congratulations to Michael Berry, professor of health and exercise science, whose proposal entitled “Nutrition and exercise in critical illness (the NEXIS trial): A randomized trial of combined cycle ergometry and amino acids in the ICU” has been funded by the National Institutes of Health and by (subaward/subcontract) Wake Forest University Health Sciences.

Congratulations to Bradley Shugoll, assistant director of the Pro Humanitate Institute, whose proposal entitled “Kids’ Cooking Coalition–Pop Up Sessions” has been funded by the Alliance for Strong Families and Communities.

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