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Helen Wearing featured in the New York Times

April 24, 2020

Our own Dr. Helen J. Wearing is featured in this New York Times article today April 24, 2020! Here are some quotes from the article:  “Hundreds of lives were saved because of what... read more

Nina Greenberg wins William P. and Heather W. Weber Teching Excellence Award

April 24, 2020

Our own Nina Greenberg has been selected a recipient of the William P. and Heather W. Weber Teaching Excellence Award for teaching that exemplifies the excellence across the A & S College. The letter from the Dean says: This award recognizes the... read more

David Vargas receives an Honorable Mention NSF GRFP

April 16, 2020

David Alan Vargas was awarded an Honorable Mention by the NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program. The NSF accords Honorable Mention to meritorious applicants who do not receive Fellowship awards. This is considered a significant national academic... read more

Famous British mathematician John Horton Conway passed on April 11

April 12, 2020

John Horton Conway famous British Mathematician,  the John von Neuman Professor Emeritus at Princeton University, at died on April 11, 2020 of COVID-19. He was active in the theory of finite groups, knot theory, number theory, combinatorial game... read more

Albuquerque artist paints mural thanking local healthcare workers

April 11, 2020

You can check it out, across the street from Presbyterian Hospital in Downtown. Our own Patricia Oakley can be seen snapping a photo of the mural in the local news KOAT news segment. Per Patricia's own account: On Tuesday I was out on a walk. As is... read more

Serafina Lawles receives NSF Graduate Research Fellowship

March 31, 2020

Serafina Lawles has been selected to receive a 2020 National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship (GRF).  The title of her proposal to NSF was: “Bounds on Loop Dominance Structural Analysis of Complex Stochastic Nonlinear Systems... read more

Terry Loring featured in the Notices of the AMS

February 26, 2020

Terry Loring is featured in an article regarding the 2020 AMS Fellows in the March 2020 issue of the Notices of the American Mathematical Society (AMS) read more

UNM-PNM Math Contest in UNMnews

February 20, 2020

UNMnews posted an  article about the UNM-PNM Math Contest! Congratulations Zeb and Hongnian for a well run contest!

In-service Week Schedule, Spring 2020

January 13, 2020

Schedule for Spring 2020 In-Service Also in pdf format.     Wednesday, January 15, 2020   ALEKS/CAPS Training: 1:00-5:00  Zimmerman Library 345   MaLL Tutor & PMT Training (mandatory for all MaLL tutors) (CAPS) Please see... read more

Mike Nakamaye featured in the Notices of the AMS

January 12, 2020

Mike Nakamaye with coauthors including former department  faculty member Kristin Umland published the article "The Number Line: Unifying the Evolving Definition of Number in K-12 Mathematics"   that appeared in the October 2019 issue of the Notices... read more

Reuben Hersh passed away

January 5, 2020

It is with great sadness that we share the news of Reuben Hersh's passing on Jan 3, 2020 in his appartment at Brookdale in Santa Fe, NM.   Some of us had the pleasure to meet Reuben, enjoy his wit and erudition as well as his kindness and warmth.... read more

Anna Skripka featured in the Notices of the AMS

January 5, 2020

Anna Skripka's article on Untangling Noncommutatitvity with Operator Integrals  just appered in the Notices of the American Mathematical Society (AMS) January 2020 issue. Enjoy a good reading!

Terry Loring elected a 2020 Fellow of the AMS

November 23, 2019

Professor Terry Loring has been elected a 2020 Fellow of the American Mathematical Society For contributions to K-theory for operator algebras, for applications in theoretical physics, and for interdisciplinary work involving computer science,... read more

John Shadid awarded the USACM Thomas J. R. Hughes Medal for CFD

November 20, 2019

National Laboratories Professor John Shadid, has been awarded the U.S. Association of Computational Mechanics (USACM) Thomas J. R. Hughes Medal for CFD. The award was given with both his Sandia and UNM Math affiliation: For outstanding and sustained... read more

Anna Skripka one of three Invited Addresses at AMS Sectional Meeting

November 6, 2019

​Professor Anna Skripka is one of three invited addresses at the 2019 Fall Western Sectional Meeting of the American Mathematical Society held at University of California--Riverside (this is quite an honor). A short introduction to her talk appeared... read more