Math Matters at CUNY


Math Matters is a University initiative that takes a comprehensive approach to math education at CUNY. A concerted effort involving departments across campuses, the Central Office, and external partners, Math Matters encompasses a wide range of projects and endeavors aimed at promoting excellence and achievement in the teaching and learning of mathematics at CUNY.

On this site, the Office of Academic Affairs seeks to record and publicize these ongoing endeavors as a demonstration that mathematics matters at CUNY. Please return to this site often to keep up with our initiative's news and developments.

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CUNY is 'plastered with people who are extraordinary' in mathematics, number theory, analysis topology and geometry.

MATTHEW GOLDSTEIN, CUNY Chancellor Emeritus, mathematician, and graduate of City College


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Application packet for the 2014-15 Chancellor’s Award for outstanding Mathematics faculty is now available for download. <pdf> The submission deadline is February 12, 2015.

Read more about the Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Math Instruction >>


Presentations are now available online!

CUNY 2014 Mathematics Conference: Effective Instructional Strategies
May 9, 2014
CUNY Graduate Center >>


For additional information about Math Matters at CUNY, please contact
Mari Watanabe at