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Jeopardy! for Jason Zuffranieri, Math & Stat previous Part-time Instructor and UNM Alumnus

July 27, 2019

Jason Zuffranieri was a Math & Stat part-time instructor (PTI) with the Math Learning Lab (MaLL) during Fall 2012 and Spring 2013.  He started his winning streak on Jeopardy! on 7/19/19 winning a 6-day total of $137,300 at the end of Season 35... read more

AnaMaria Perez wins top in Mathematics Category at ISEF

May 20, 2019

Congratulations to AnaMaria Perez of Albuquerque Academy!  She won the top award in Mathematics along with recognition from NSA, Mu Alpha Theta and the AMS at ISEF last week for her project: Classifying magic squares and their symmetries using a... read more

Patricia Oakley wins Weber Teaching Award!

April 23, 2019

Patricia Oakley is the recipient of the William P. and Heather W. Weber Teaching Excellence Award this year. Congratulations!

Bibiana Seng is invited to Washington D.C. to showcase her research, congratulations!

April 8, 2019

Bibiana Seng is invited to Washington D.C. to showcase her research, congratulations! Here is the link to the UNM news https://news.unm.edu/news/unm-undergraduate-student-invited-to-washington-d-c-to-showcase-her-research and here is the link to the... read more

Full-time lecturer position in statistics!

April 4, 2019

The Department of Mathematics and Statistics at the University of New Mexico is hiring a full-time lecturer beginning August 2019. Duties include developing and coordinating two new statistics courses, "Statistical Literacy" and "Statistics for... read more

Dmitry Panchenko was awarded a 2019 Simons Fellow!

March 21, 2019

Dmitry Panchenko a UNM PhD graduate (2012, advisor Vladimir Koltchinskii) and currently a Professor at the University of Toronto, Canada, was awarded a 2019 Simons Fellow. These are very competitive awards. For the list of 2019 awardees see https... read more

Essays Celebrating the 90th Birthday of Reuben Hersh

December 11, 2018

Happy Birthday, Reuben Hersh! https://www.ams.org/journals/notices/201811/rnoti-p1424.pdf

Anna Skripka was awarded as Ruth I. Michler Memorial Prize recipient!

December 7, 2018

Congratulations, Anna! The Ruth I. Michler Memorial Prize honors outstanding women at the associate professor level and enables them to focus on their research in the stimulating environment of the Cornell University Mathematics Department. The... read more

UNM-PNM Math contest 2018 news!

November 28, 2018

The first round of the annual statewide UNM-PNM Math Contest was held from November 2 -4 all over New Mexico. Around 800 students from a number of middle and high schools (and even some elementary schools) participated in the contest. The grading... read more

Cristina has been elected at the AMS!

November 21, 2018

Professor Cristina Pereyra has been elected Member at Large of the AMS Council. Congratulations, Cristina! https://www.ams.org/about-us/governance/elections/election-results

Janet Vassilev and Helen Wearing is on STEM shoutout

August 28, 2018

Janet Vassilev and Helen Wearing is on STEM shoutout, Congratulations! https://advance.unm.edu/stem-highlights

Professor John Shadi named a SIAM Fellow

July 8, 2018

Professor John Shadi named a SIAM Fellow! Congratulations! https://news.unm.edu/news/math-professor-john-shadid-named-siam-fellow

News on International Congress of Mathematicians (ICM)

July 5, 2018

Former and current UNM faculty and students will have a presence at the International Congress of Mathematicians (ICM) to be held in August 2018 in Rio De Janeiro. The International Congress of Mathematicians (ICM) is the largest conference for... read more