#### April 24th, 2017

## Quantifying risk in a changing world

Scientists at OSU work with big data to tackle climate change on many fronts.

Scientists at OSU work with big data to tackle climate change on many fronts.

Associate Professor of Statistics, Sarah Emerson presented a talk at the Corvallis Women in Data Science (WiDs) satellite event on February 3, 2017.

The Department of Mathematics welcomes Distinguished Professor William Yslas Velez for the 28th annual Lonseth Lecture.

Mathematician Juan Restrepo receives the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics Geosciences Career Prize

More than 1,500 elementary school children will participate in Discovery Days, one of OSU’s most popular and beloved traditions, on May 2-3, 2017.

The Math Club is sponsoring a special presentation of Calculus: The Musical! on Tuesday, March 14, to celebrate Pi Day.

Congratulations to the winners of the 2017 College of Science Teaching and Advising Awards!

Mathematician Mary Beisiegel (BS ’96) receives national award for distinguished teaching from the Mathematical Association of America.

Elise Lockwood, assistant professor of mathematics, receives a five-year $800K National Science Foundation CAREER Award.

A new study reveals nearly 3% of people infected with Ebola in the 2014-15 epidemic were “super spreaders,” responsible for infecting 61% of all cases.

The College of Science will treat science students, faculty and staff to a night at the movies followed by dinner and a discussion on January […]

From humble beginnings to becoming an internationally celebrated mathematician and biologist, Alumnus Michael Waterman has shattered all expectations.

Four doctoral students in the College of Science are among the 27 scientists and engineers selected as 2016 ARCS Foundation Scholars by the Portland chapter.

William “Brit” Kirwan presented a special lecture on how universities can enhance and equalize student success to prepare them for the 21st century.

The Mathematics Department hosts alumni and friends at a special reception January 6 during the 2017 Joint Mathematics Meetings in Atlanta.

Mathematics Professor Tevian Dray has received the 2017 Deborah and Franklin Tepper Haimo Award for Distinguished Teaching of Mathematics from the Mathematical Association of America.

The Department of Mathematics is well above average: it has nine women tenure-track/tenured faculty, or 30%, compared to just 14% nationwide.