Mathematics

Schumaker Prize

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SCHUMAKER PRIZE Schumaker Prize 994 – Dean Meyer 1995 – Alexander Kain 1996 – Timothy T. Konrad 1997 – Wayne Fetter 1998 – Brian Harty 1999 – Lisa Wise 2000 – Jo-Ann Valdivia 2001 – Melissa Kussner 2002 – Svetlana Petkova 2003 – Heather Holzwarth 2004 – Ellie Etminan 20 read more

Barrick Research Award

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BARRICK RESEARCH AWARD Barrick Research Award Winners 1998 – Lisa Wise, Brian Schofield 1999 – Kari Ebens, Jo-Ann Valdivia 2000 – Melissa Kussner, Elizabeth Sweet 2001 – Svetlana Petkova, Shannon Widlowski 2002 – David Grover, Heather Holzwarth 2003 – Joshua Glovinsky 2 read more

Conklin Award

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CONKLIN AWARD Conklin Award 1995 – Christopher Aylward 1996 – James B. Dole, Wayne Fetter 1997 – Bradley Barrie, Lisa Wise 1998 – David Bogner, Aimee Stivers 1999 – David Bogner 2000 – Melissa Kussner 2001 – Jackie Guy, Svetlana Petkova 2002 – Adam Peck, Carie Swanson 2 read more

Calculus Achievement Award

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CALCULUS ACHIEVEMENT AWARD Calculus Achievement Award Winners 1962 – Dennis J. Palmini 1963 – Carol J. Daley 1964 – Charles Silver 1965 – Carolyn J. Mattila 1966 – Michael L. Landes 1967 – James Curtis 1968 – Johannes Veldhuis 1969 – Kathleen Majcan 1970 – Patrick Shana read more

Resources

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RESOURCES Useful Links American Mathematical Society Claremont McKenna – Careers in Mathematics DW Simpson – Actuary Jobs Furman – Mathematics Links Mathematical Association of America Mathematical Association of America -Career FAQs MathDL Mathematica read more

SECONDARY TEACHER CERTIFICATION Students (math majors) interested in becoming certified to teach mathematics at the secondary level must complete all the mathematics general track requirements (MATH 314 and MATH 350 strongly recommended), a minor in secondary education, read more

Math Lab

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MATH LAB Got a Math Problem? There is free help at the Math Lab, Starr 302A! Math Lab is open (closed during breaks such as holidays, Fall and Spring breaks etc.) from the second week of classes through the last day of classes.   Math Lab Assistantships Students wh read more

Faculty

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FACULTY Department Information Mathematics Starr Science Building 5050 E. State St. Rockford, IL 61108 815-226-4135 Fax: 815-394-5166 Mehmet Dik, Ph.D. MDik@rockford.edu  Apply Now  Request Info  Visit Campus  Give a gift

Scholarships and Awards

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SCHOLARSHIPS AND AWARDS Calculus Achievement Award The Calculus Achievement Award is given to the student achieving the highest GPA in the three-semester university calculus sequence taken at RU.   Aline Bartholomew Conklin Award in Mathematics This award is given read more

Careers and Internships

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CAREERS AND INTERNSHIPS The spectrum of career opportunities for mathematics majors is quite appealing, with teaching and computer-related work being among the more popular. With a severe shortage of mathematicians in academia and in industry looming in the near future, read more