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Recent Grants- Xiaoli Gao, Thomas Lewis, Dan Yasaki and Yi Zhang

Posted on August 27, 2021

Please join us in congratulating our colleagues in the Department receiving the following grants:   Xiaoli Gao secured a Simons Foundation grant…


Dr. Sat Gupta elected as a member of the International Statistical Institute

Posted on March 24, 2021

We are pleased to announce that Department Head, Dr. Sat Gupta, has been elected as a member of the International Statistical Institute…


2021 REU in Computational Statistics

Posted on January 22, 2021

UNC Greensboro will offer at 10-week virtual REU program from May 24- July 30, 2021 for 8 nationally recruited undergraduate students from…


Dr. Elizabeth Lewis receives 2020 UNCG Award for Excellence in Online Education

Posted on January 14, 2021

We are happy to share Dr. Elizabeth Lewis is the winner of the 2020 UNC Greensboro Award for Excellence in Online Education. The…


Recent External Grants- Sat Gupta, Ratnasingham Shivaji, Talia Fernos and Yu-Min Chung

Posted on January 23, 2020

Please join us in congratulating our colleagues in the Department receiving the following prestigious NSF grants:   Sat Gupta is the PI…


Math Pathways Milestone

Posted on May 4, 2020

The UNC System Math Pathways Project reached a major milestone this spring when all UNC Institutions signed Letters of Participation agreeing to…


Shivaji Receives 2020 MAA Southeastern Section Distinguished Teaching Award

Posted on March 30, 2020

Shivaji was chosen to receive the MAA Southeastern Section Distinguished Teaching Award for 2020.  Please join us in congratulating him on earning this…


UNCG Wins Pitch Contest on Diagnosing Readiness for College Mathematics

Posted on February 6, 2020

Representatives from UNC Greensboro, including three of our Mathematics and Statistics colleagues (Head Sat Gupta, Tracey Howell, and Dan Yasaki), are in…


The Department will host a NSF-funded Statistics REU in Summers of 2020-2022

Posted on January 28, 2020

Sat Gupta as PI and Xiaoli Gao as Co-PI receive NSF funding ( DMS-1950549, $324,000, 2020-2022) to lead a REU program with…


Graduate Students Nalin Fonseka and Amila Muthunayake Receive Departmental Awards

Posted on December 5, 2019

The Department would like to extend a congratulations to our Fall 2019 award winners.  Nalin Fonseka received the Outstanding Graduate Student Research…