UI Mathematics Department Wins National Award for Minority Recruitment

April 14, 2008

The University of Iowa Department of Mathematics in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences (CLAS) has received one of the most prestigious awards of its kind -- the 2008 AMS Award for an Exemplary Program or Achievement in a Mathematics Department from the American Mathematical Society (AMS). The award cites the department as "a national leader in recruiting and developing underrepresented U.S. minority doctoral students in mathematics."

Read entire story here: http://news-releases.uiowa.edu/2008/april/041408mathematics_award.html

Read the article in Notices, a publication of the AMS, here: http://www.ams.org/notices/200805/tx080500599p.pdf