Professor Rachel Pries has been named a fellow of the American Mathematical Society.
World-renowned mathematician Maria Chudnovsky, a MacArthur Fellow and professor at Princeton University, will give a free public lecture about her work on graph theory at Colorado State University this month.
Over the last five years, the Math in Action in Computer Science camp brought 57 Native American students to campus, where they learned about STEM careers and college life.
While memorized skills and procedures are useful, knowing the underlying meanings and understanding how they work builds problem-solving skills so that students may go beyond solving the standard book chapter problem.
In just three semesters, Fuentes has done his best to pack in a four-year college experience.
The Goldwater Foundation encourages outstanding students to pursue careers in mathematics, the natural sciences and engineering.
More than 300 high school students were on campus Nov. 3 for Math Day, an annual competitive event hosted by the math department.
This summer Professor McLaughlin made the move to Fort Collins from Tucson, Arizona, where he had been chair of the math department at the University of Arizona.
For most students, college calculus is no walk in the park. A new center on campus is providing support.