College of Arts and Sciences

Department of Mathematics

2003 Scholarship & Awards Ceremony

The Mathematics Department at Washington State University celebrated its Scholarship Awards Ceremony on April 24, 2003 in Neill Hall's Sydney Hacker Lounge.  Faculty, staff, students and friends joined the annual event to recognize outstanding freshman, sophomore, junior, and graduate students for top academic achievement and teaching awards.  

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Alan Genz, Department Chairman Alan Genz, Chairman of the Mathematics Department, welcomed students and provided opening remarks.
Laura McInnes Laura McInnes received the Bell Freshman Mathematics Scholarship which was presented by David Watkins.
Dina Zografos Dina Zografos received the Knebelman Memorial Scholarship which was presented by Alan Genz.
Alexandra Fitts Alexandra Fitts received the J. Russell and Mildred H. Vatnsdal Memorial Scholarship which was presented by Robert Mifflin.
Christian Ketelsen Christian Ketelsen received the Knebelman Outstanding Senior Award presented by Bob Dillon.  He also received the Sidney G. and Evelyn Hacker Scholarship for Undergraduate Students.  Rebecca Yowell (not pictured) was the other recipient of the Sidney G. and Evelyn Hacker Scholarship for Undergraduate Students.
Schumaker, Mapes and Taylor Mark Schumaker (left) presented the Sidney G. and Evelyn Hacker Scholarship for Graduate Students award to Eric Mapes (center) and Dan Taylor (right).
Pnag and Breckon David Watkins (left) presented the department's Graduate Teaching Award to Parthasarathi Nag (center) and Jennifer Breckon (right).
Alan Finnie The Marianne Hawley Fessler Memorial Scholarship for Undergraduate Students at Any Level was presented to Alan Finnie by Robert Mifflin.
Jenny Heinkel Jenny Heinkel (right) received the William and Mary Lynn Graber Endowment Fund award which was presented by Kim Vincent (left).
Laura McInnes Candid photo of Laura McInnes, recipient of the Bell Freshman Mathematics Scholarship.
Wallaces and Breckons Derek Wallace, Michelle Wallace, Jennifer Breckon and Jennifer's husband, enjoy their time together.
students The Breckon's, Michelle Wallace, and other students.
Christy Jacobs Christy Jacobs, Math instructor, missed the awards ceremony because she was faithfully teaching a class but was headed for cake and punch as soon as she finished this phone call.
Breckon and Genz Jennifer Breckon and Alan Genz.
refreshments Cake, punch, mints and nuts were served.
Pam Guptill Pam Guptill, Graduate Coordinator, organized the annual event.
Indika, Dan Taylor and Pam Guptill Indika Rajapakse, Dan Taylor and Pam Guptill.
Eric Mapes from Ellensburg, WA This photo page wouldn't be complete without a photo of Eric Mapes eating cake.
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