Pacific Northwest Section
Mathematical Association of America
- Patrick Brosnan of UBC has been awarded the
2009 Coxeter-James prize for research by the Canadian Mathematical Society
for his outstanding contributions to mathematical research. The full
citation can be found here
- Greg Martin of UBC and Andrew
Granville of the Universite de Montreal have won a 2007 Lester R. Ford
award from The MAA for an article in the Monthly entitled "Prime Number
Races". An experimental version of the citation using ASCIIMathML is here. Please let me know if it works.
- Stuart Boersma of Central
Washington University in Ellensburg, WA has won a Trevor Evans Award
from the Mathematical Association of America.
Liu and James Arthur honoured by the CMS for outstanding
- Ellen Gethner, Stan Wagon, and
Brian Wick of our section were awarded the prestigious Chauvenet Prize
recent Joint Meeting in San Diego. The article can be found here.
- Greg Martin of U.B.C. has won a 2002 Lester R.
Ford Award from the Mathematical Association of America. The citation is here.
Certificates for Meritorious Service were presented to:
Enneking of Portland State University in 2006.
A. Ross of The University of Oregon in 2001.
- Donald W. Bushaw, Washington State
University in 1998,
- Calvin T. Long, Washington State
University in 1991,
- Joseph Hashisaki, Western
Washington University (posthumously) in 1987,
Recipients of the Pacific Northwest Section Award for
Distinguished College or University Teaching of Mathematics are:
(Jim) Allen Morrow of the University of Washington in 2006.
- Chris Meyer of Pacific Lutheran
University in 2005.
- Douglas F. Mooers of Whatcom
Community College in 2004.
- Steven A. Bleiler of Portland State
University in 2003.
- Andrew Chiang-Fung Liu of
University of Alberta in 2002.
- Bruce Lind and Ron VanEnkevort of
University of Puget Sound in 2001.
Chang of the Matunuska-Susitna branch of the University of
Alaska in 1999.
- Brian Wick of University of Alaska
- Anchorage in 1997.
Ray of Seattle Central Community College in 1996.
- Richard Koch
of the Universit of thy of Oregon in 1995.
- Millie Johnson of Western
Washington University in 1994.
- Jack Robertson of Washington State
University in 1993.
Yandl of Seattle University in 1992.
Section Members who are Recipients of the national Haimo Teaching Award are:
- Andrew Chang-Fung Liu, University of Alberta, 2004.
- James (Jim) A. Morrow, University of Washington, 2008.
Section Members who are Recipients of The Yueh-Gin
Gung and Dr. Charles Y. Hu Award for Distinguished Service to
- Ivan Niven, University of Oregon,
- Murray S. Klamkin, University of
- Victor Klee, University of
- Carl B. Allendoerfer, University of
MAA Home Page and the
Maintained by Afton
H. Cayford, at The University of British Columbia.
Return to the Home Page
Last updated 21 April 2009