LaJuan Hallum, Assistant to the Department Chair is retiring after 23 years, 9 months and 21 days of service to the Department of Mathematics and Texas State University on August 31, 2016. We are celebrating this new chapter in her life with a retirement reception.
When: Thursday, August 25 from 2 - 4 pm
Where: Comal 116
As sad as we are to see her retire, please let everyone (retirees, friends, former faculty & students, etc.) know so we will have a great time of celebration.
Dr. Daniela Ferrero received a $6,000.00 award from the Mathematical Association of America’s Tensor Program for Women and Mathematics to support the project Women Doing Math (WDM) during the academic year 2016-17. Each month, this program will focus on a high-profile female mathematician and her field of research through activities involving a seminar, solving problems, contests and prizes, and a dinner with the mathematician after her seminar. WDM is also supported by the Department of Mathematics at Texas State.
Dr. Ferrero received a $6,000.00 award from the Mathematical Association of America’s Tensor SUMMA Program to support her project Yes, we can do Math! This program supports a one-week research experience for five Texas State undergraduates during spring break 2017. Yes, we can do Math! is also supported by the Office for Research and Federal Relations and the Department of Mathematics at Texas State.
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