Abhyankar Receives Honorary Degree

Message from the Head

New Faces in the Department

Visiting Faculty

Math Profs Host Conference

Purdue Profs Participate in Project NExT

Interview with Michael Golomb

Undergraduate News

Math Advisory Council

1998-99 Outstanding TAs

Grad Student inducted into Teaching Academy

John Purdue Returns!

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1998-99 Excellence in Teaching Awards

In keeping with its commitment to excellence, the Mathematics Department proudly recognizes six Graduate Teaching Assistants for their outstanding teaching.

Graduate Teaching Award Recipients
Front Row: Sonia Hristovitch, Nyeita Irish-Schult, Yangsuk Ko, Anantha Sundararajan, Michial Thompson
Back Row: Professors Johnny Brown and Carl Cowen

Mahdi Asgari
Associate Fellow
1998-99 Purdue Teaching Academy

Magdi Asgari Mahdi Asgari, graduate teaching assistant in the Mathematics Department, was named an Associate Fellow of the 1998-99 Purdue Teaching Academy. Fellows and associate fellows are selected on the basis of nominations made by the Schools and must have demonstrated excellence in teaching. Teaching Academy fellows for 1998-99 were recognized during a program held in Fowler Hall on October 20.