Title: Examining number sense and algebraic reasoning through cognitive styles
Jonathan Brown Kansas State University
Title: Cork Twisting
Dave Auckly Kansas State University
Title: Faculty Meeting
Title: Epidemic-like failures in telecommunication networks
Marc Manzano University of Girona
Editorial published in The Ohm Newspaper, by Kayla Davis, a student member of the Mathematics Department staff.
Professor Andrew Bennett will receive the MAA's Haimo Award for Distinguished College or University Teaching at the Joint Math Meetings in Baltimore in January.
Nine math undergraduate students and four math graduate students were awarded I-Center research scholarships during the 2012-2013 academic year. They are finishing up their research projects.
Math Graduate Teaching Assistant Vincent Pigno receives the Presidential Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching. The purpose of this award is to recognize excellence in teaching performance in the undergraduate program, and to provide an incentive to achieve that goal. There are four $2500 awards made each year for excellence in undergraduate teaching. One of these awards goes to a graduate teaching assistant.
Lectures by nine mathematics alumni, one of our faculty, one of our staff, a visiting mathematician, and a business representative were the highlights of the 2012 Undergraduate Lecture Series in Mathematics at Kansas State University.