#### Dr. Scott Annin Honored with Top University Faculty Award

In a surprise announcement, President Mildred García tells Dr. Annin, center, that he is this year's recipient of the Outstanding Professor Award. Dr. Annin's colleagues Jeff Kuo, Sean Walker, and Carl Wendt offer their congratulations.

#### Meet Reza Ramezan

Our most recently hired assistant professor of mathematics wants to know more about the brain and how nerve cells, or neurons, communicate and exchange information, such as sensations, feelings, sleep, learning and memory.

#### MAA-PCUMC

Over 25 CSUF math majors participated in the PCUMC and MAA Section Meeting at Cal Lutheran on Super Pi Day, March 14, 2015. Pictured with the students (front center) are faculty members Dr. Ernie Solheid and Dr. Scott Annin.

#### Pineda Appointed to Serve on International Committee

Dr. Angel Pineda, associate professor of mathematics, was appointed to the Committee for Developing Countries of the International Mathematical Union. He will serve through 2018.

#### Joint Mathematics Meetings

Current CSUF math faculty and majors got together with both former and future faculty and students at JMM in San Antonio, TX on January 10-13, 2015.

#### Southern California Conference for Undergraduate Research

"Illuminating Ideas" was the theme of SCCUR, hosted for the first time by Cal State Fullerton on Nov. 22nd. The Mathematics Department was well represented, both in terms of student presenters and student volunteers.

#### 8th Annual Field of Dreams Conference

Dr. Scott Annin and 10 math majors with aspirations to pursue a Ph.D. degree in mathematics attended the Field of Dreams Conference in Phoenix, AZ (Nov. 7—9, 2014), sponsored by the National Alliance for Doctoral Studies in the Mathematical Sciences.

#### Fall 2014 Southern California-Nevada Mathematical Association of America Conference

CSUF students Derek Taylor, James Shade, Isabel Serrano, Christina Tran, Phong Tran, Brenna Biggs, and Shreya Havaldar, (with her father Parag Havaldar) presented at the conference with their faculty mentor Dr. Bogdan Suceava.

#### Meet Tommy Murphy

Dr. Tommy Murphy, new assistant professor of mathematics, focuses his research and teaching on differential geometry, which seeks to understand shapes and how they are curved.

#### GRAM

Drs. Scott Annin and Angel Pineda are active participants of the Graduate Readiness and Access in Mathematics grant provided by NSF.

#### Project MISS: 25 Summers of Student Success

Every summer since 1990, founder and mentor David L. Pagni has been leading Project MISS, a four-week summer program that has helped more than 1,500 high school girls from underrepresented ethnic groups improve their math skills.

#### U.S.-Uzbekistan Math and Science Conference

Mathematician Zair Ibragimov is key organizer of the University's first USA-Uzbekistan Conference on Natural Sciences and Mathematics. More than 120 researchers from a dozen countries are attending

#### Statisticians Present Consulting Projects

The second year graduate students in the M.S. in Statistics program presented the results of their semester long research/consulting projects at the Southern California Coastal Water Research Project

#### Campus Leaders Lauded for SI Success

Mark S. Filowitz, associate dean, College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics, and Martin V. Bonsangue, professor of mathematics, will be recognized by the International Center for Supplemental Instruction and University of Missouri-Kansas City for their SI accomplishments.

#### Benson Family Math Scholarships

The estate of Emeritus Professor Dr. Russell V. Benson and Betty L. Benson endows math scholarships for both undergraduate and graduate students.

#### Learning Math and Science in English and in Spanish

Education and mathematics faculty members leading a $1.5 million National Science Foundation project to increase STEM achievement among bilingual students

#### Fullerton Math Circle Standouts 'Above the Curve'

Local whiz kids taking part in Cal State Fullerton's Math Circle, organized and conducted by Bogdan Suceavă, professor of mathematics, have their faculty mentors cheering.

#### Mathematics Department Scholarships

Check out scholarships that are specific to Undergraduate and Graduate Mathematics Majors.

#### Dr. Scott Annin Honored with Top University Faculty Award

In a surprise announcement, President Mildred García

#### Meet Reza Ramezan

Our most recently hired assistant professor of

#### MAA-PCUMC

Over 25 CSUF math majors participated in

#### Pineda Appointed to Serve on International Committee

Dr. Angel Pineda, associate professor of mathematics,

#### Joint Mathematics Meetings

Current CSUF math faculty and majors got

#### Southern California Conference for Undergraduate Research

"Illuminating Ideas" was the theme of SCCUR,

#### 8th Annual Field of Dreams Conference

Dr. Scott Annin and 10 math majors

#### Fall 2014 Southern California-Nevada Mathematical Association of America Conference

CSUF students Derek Taylor, James Shade, Isabel

#### Meet Tommy Murphy

Dr. Tommy Murphy, new assistant professor of

#### GRAM

Drs. Scott Annin and Angel Pineda are

#### Project MISS: 25 Summers of Student Success

Every summer since 1990, founder and mentor

#### U.S.-Uzbekistan Math and Science Conference

Mathematician Zair Ibragimov is key organizer of

#### Statisticians Present Consulting Projects

The second year graduate students in the

#### Campus Leaders Lauded for SI Success

Mark S. Filowitz, associate dean, College of

#### Benson Family Math Scholarships

The estate of Emeritus Professor Dr. Russell

#### Learning Math and Science in English and in Spanish

Education and mathematics faculty members leading a

#### Fullerton Math Circle Standouts 'Above the Curve'

Local whiz kids taking part in Cal

#### Mathematics Department Scholarships

Check out scholarships that are specific to