The Mathematical Sciences department Centennial Open House schedule of events is posted online.

Dr. Kien Lim was one of the three recipients for the 2014 Harry J. Meeuwsen Scholarship of Teaching and Learning Award. This award-winning article “Making Ideas Stick: Curiosity and Connections” has been accepted for publication in the Mathematics Teacher journal by the National Council for Teachers of Mathematics.

The team of UTEP students Bryan A. Felix, Manuel E. Dosal, Luis A. Ponce and Irving Martinez who participated in the 2013 Putnam Competition last December ranked 131 out of 557 institutions and 4113 contestants. Congratulations!

Dr. Larry Lesser began serving in January 2014 as the Interim Director of UTEP’s Center for Excellence in Teaching and Learning (

Dr. Larry Lesser was announced in fall 2013 as winning the Bronze Medal prize in a national peer-reviewed statistics lesson plan contest sponsored by the American Statistical Association. Read more at AMStatNews

Dr. Larry Lesser completed his first issue as the Assistant Editor for Statistics Educational Research Journal (SERJ). Read more

Dr. Don Collins' daughter, Jeanne Cezanne "Cezy" Collins, has been appointed general counsel for the El Paso Independent School District. Read more in El Paso Times

CPS PhD former student Reinaldo Sanchez-Arias is currently working as a postdoctoral researcher under the direction of Dr. Miguel Argaez and Dr. Martine Ceberio (Computer Science). The project is focused on reduced-order modeling and parameter estimation techniques, in collaboration with AHPCRC and Stanford University.

Dr. Miguel Argaez, Dr. Reinaldo Sanchez-Arias, and CPS PhD student Christian Servin won the "Best Student Interval Paper Award" during the IFSA/NAFIPS Congress 2013, in Edmonton, Canada, June 24-28, 2013. De Gruyter publishers provided four special book prizes for the best student interval papers.

Dr. Helmut Knaust obtained funding from the MAA to organize a summer research experience for undergraduates at UTEP. Deadline for applications is MAy 10. read more

The 2013 edition of the department newsletter Maxima is now online. read it online

CPS PhD student Reinaldo Sánchez-Arias won the 2nd place award at the 2012 Graduate Research Expo organized by UTEP. Reinaldo's advisor is Dr. Miguel Argaez.

Dr. Kien Lim is one of the recipients of the prestigious 2012 UT Regents Outstanding Teaching Award. Congratulations! read more

Job opportunities in the department

Math major Vivian Nevarez to take on career at 20 read more

Undergrad researchers present work at COURI Symposium read more

Club Zero goes to SUnMaRC 2012 read more

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