Math in the News




May 12, 2011: The second annual Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Mathematics Instruction was presented to four CUNY faculty members.  Read more >>


May 12, 2011: 2011 CUNY Math Challenge winners were announced and honored.  Read more >>


June, 2010: BMCC Provost Sadie Bragg wins 2010 Mathematics Excellence Award.  Read more >>


February 9, 2010: Researchers at CUNY demonstrate how self-regulated learning in teaching mathematics yields astounding results. Teaching students to monitor their study habits helps them to overcome common mistakes that inhibit learning. Read more >>


December 7, 2009: The National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded two grants totaling over a million dollars to Graduate Center mathematicians to further the study of number theory--the largest amount ever to be awarded in pure mathematics at CUNY. Read more >>


November 30, 2009: CUNY has awarded grants to 10 faculty teams for undertaking research in undergraduate mathematics learning. Chosen from a competitive pool, these projects involve 27 faculty from CUNY colleges. Read more >>


November 27, 2009: The New York Daily News profiles LaGuardia Community College's Professor Frank Wang. Read more >>


November 5, 2009: Funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, CUNY will partner with the New York City public school system to increase the number of high school graduates who are fully prepared for college-level work, including mathematics. Read more >>