GVSU Mathematics alumnus named Michigan Teacher of the Year

May 24, 2017

Luke Wilcox, a mathematics teacher at East Kentwood High School in Kentwood Public Schools, has been named the 2017-18 Michigan Teacher of the Year.

Applications sought for visiting positions

April 25, 2017

The Mathematics Department seeks to fill two visiting positions for the 2017-18 academic year. For more information or to apply, please contact the unit head at

Mathematics Department Chair featured in Grand Valley Magazine

March 13, 2017

Prof. Karen Novotny, Chair of the Mathematics Department, was featured in the Winter 2017 issue of Grand Valley Magazine.

Dave Kung to visit GVSU

February 10, 2017

Dr. Dave Kung, Professor of Mathematics at St. Mary's College of Maryland and Director of Project NExT will visit the GVSU Mathematics Department on Monday, March 13. He will give two talks, one aimed at faculty and one aimed at students.

Prof. Ted Sundstrom wins MAA's Daniel Solow Author's Award

January 9, 2017

Prof. Sundstrom was selected to receive the newly created award for his book, "Mathematical Reasoning: Writing and Proof."

Search Opened for Assistant Professor of Mathematics

September 26, 2016

The GVSU Mathematics Department invites applications for a tenure-track Assistant Professor of Mathematics position, to begin Fall 2017.

Talithia Williams to give 3rd Mosaic Lecture

March 21, 2016

Dr. Talithia Williams of Harvey Mudd College will be giving the 3rd Mosaic Lecture on March 30, 2016. She will be speaking on "Lies, Deceit, and Misrepresentation: The Distortion of Statistics in America".

Math in Action 2016 Features Danielson and Cheng

December 16, 2015

Math in Action presents lively and informative discussions of current issues in mathematics education. Keynote speakers for the 2016 conference are Christopher Danielson and Eugenia Cheng.

Math Professor Named Asst Vice President

December 4, 2015

Prof. Edward Aboufadel of the GVSU Department of Mathematics will begin an appointment as an Assistant Vice President for Academic Affairs, starting January 2016.

Eugenia Cheng Helps Inaugurate Student Math Colloquium

September 25, 2015

Nearly 60 students and faculty listened to Dr. Eugenia Cheng's energetic presentation, "How To Bake À", which was based on her book.

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