Our majors enjoy working closely with their professors on classroom work, independent study, and now more frequently, our majors are involved in undergraduate research. The coursework is designed to provide a solid foundation upon which to build a career.
Professor Po-Shen Loh Speaks about How to Prevent the Invasion of ChatGPT
Tanya Huffman, Mathematics Instructor III, interacts with President Timur and Professor Po-Shen Loh, a mathematics professor at Carnegie Mellon University and the coach of the USA International Mathematical Olympiad team. During his visit, he delved into educational approaches aimed at cultivating essential skills needed to navigate the current era of Generative AI. More than 100 attendees participated in the lively discussion.
K-12 Teachers Workshop at FGCU
Tanya Huffman, Mathematics Instructor III, demonstrates how to implement the 5E instructional model into K-12 Geometry classrooms. Laser mazers and holograms are incorporated into the lesson aimed to engage and motivate students to learn math and guide them toward conceptual understanding of geometry. Over 50 educators from Southwest Florida, elementary through college level, attended STEM Summer Institute at FGCU this June and July. The workshop sessions for K-12 faculty centered on empowering teachers to develop inquiry-based pedagogy that works for their classroom.
2023 Spring Math Department Graduation Ceremony.
On April 28th, we gathered together to celebrate the graduation of our students. Our department graduated 8 Bachelor of Science Students, 1 Bachelor of Arts student, and 1 Master student. Congratulations!
2023 Southeast Regional Learning Assistants Workshop
On Feb 25-26th, Associate Professor of Mathematics Katie Johnson successfully organized the 2023 Southeast Regional Learning Assistants Workshop. Participants from FAU, Texas Tech University, University of Florida and several other institutions explored the unique benefits and characteristics of Learning Assistant Program as well as the positive impact LA programs have on students' transition to college.
Winner of Fisher Actuarial Award
Thanks to the generous donation from Mr. Wayne Fisher and Mrs. Natalie Fisher, Matias Rujano Gomez is the recipient of the Fisher Actuarial Award for his successful completion of the Society of Actuaries Exam P. Matias has also been selected for an internship with Milliman (Chicago office), an international actuarial and consulting firm based in Seattle, Washington.
Project NExT Fellow
Assistant Professor Dania Sheaib was recently selected Project NExT Fellow by Mathematical Association of America. Project NExT (New Experiences in Teaching) is a prestigious recognition and professional development opportunity for new faculty members. Congratulations!
Math Department Tutoring Center
The Math Department Tutoring Center is a place for all FGCU students to get assistance studying for their math classes. Center will provide the tools necessary to meet and exceed the demands of your lower level math courses. Its primary function is to provide students with the opportunity to receive one-on-one help from tutors ready and able to answer questions.
Undergraduate and Graduate Degrees
Minor in Mathematics provides the student with significant mathematical skills and a perspective on the discipline.
Minor in Statistics provides a foundation for the concepts, methods and statistical packages used in data science and statistics in practice.
Graduate Certificate in Mathematics provides graduate-level instruction in mathematics to students interested in obtaining advanced skills and knowledge in this area.
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