Mary Gray

Government & Politics ·

What Do Statistics Tell Us about the Election?

Mary Gray answers your questions on Reddit’s “Vote America: Ask Me Anything”
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Freddie Mac

Internships ·

Freddie Mac Summer Internships Lead to Job Offers

Life-changing experience for AU computer science students
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Monica Jackson

Announcement ·

Monica Jackson Named AU Deputy Provost and Dean of Faculty

Mathematics and Statistics Professor Monica Jackson has been named AU Interim Deputy Provost and Dean of Faculty. She has served as CAS Associate Dean of Undergraduate Studies and is the College’s very first Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Officer.
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Epidemiological model of those susceptible, infected, and recovered from COVID-19

Mathematics ·

AU Math-Stat Students Dive into Pandemic Modeling

When pandemic struck this spring, Mike Limarzi spotted a once-in-a-lifetime teaching opportunity: to teach students how pandemic models work, using a simplified version of what epidemiologists are currently using to predict the spread of COVID-19.
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Mathematics ·

AU Offers New BS in Data Science to Meet Soaring Demand

To prepare American University students to become the next generation of data scientists, the College of Arts and Sciences is launching a new BS degree in Data Science this fall.
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Battelle-Tompkins Memorial Building

Achievements ·

Banner Award Season for College of Arts and Sciences Students

Congratulations to the 2020 University Student Award Winners!
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Group of students in masks on food truck

In the Community ·

Feeding India’s Poorest During COVID-19 Lockdown

When Hriyanka Nikhil Shah flew home to Mumbai for spring break and saw the suffering of the city’s poorest residents under the nationwide COVID-19 lockdown, she used her data science background to help.
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Announcements

  • On October 17, 2020 will be the inagural District Fourier Talks, an annual meeting of local mathematicians, engineers, and applied scientists.

  • New BS degree in Data Science offered by the Department of mathematics and Statistics 

  • The Department of Mathematics and Statistics extends heartfelt congratulations to the following students:

    Kadidja Conde, Hannah Fuchs, David Kalwicz, Shalini Ramachandra  and Anna Vlachos for being acknowledged as 2020 Mathias Conference winners! 

    Marie Eberlein, Yon Garber, Cailtlin Moroney, and Shalini Ramachandra for being awarded the 2020 Fran Cox Jones Scholarship for Women in Mathematics! 

    Adam Rodriguez for being awarded the 2020 Hanna Miriam Sandler and Bella Sandler Scholarship