News and Events
- Math Studio, part of the $5.5 million OPS TLA grant funded by The Sherwood Foundation and the Lozier Foundation to improve math instruction in the Omaha Public Schools, was featured in the Omaha World-Herald on Feb. 26.
- The CSMCE will help more than 80 high school girls explore science careers when it hosts the 17th annual Women in Science Conference Feb. 13-14 in Lincoln.
- Nearly 300 students from 34 states, as well as the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico, will present research during the 17th annual Nebraska Conference for Undergraduate Women in Mathematics, Jan. 23-25. The conference will offer outstanding undergraduate women mathematicians at all stages of their careers opportunities to discuss their research and to meet other women who share their interest in mathematical sciences. For more information about the conference, go here.
- UNL faculty Jim Lewis will contribute his respective expertise to advancing U.S. efforts in education and mathematics by assuming a leadership position with the National Science Foundation. Lewis, an Aaron Douglas Professor of Mathematics, will become deputy assistant director of the NSF Directorate for Education and Human Resources beginning Jan. 26. He has accepted an initial one-year appointment.