Department of Mathematics and Statistics

College of Arts and Sciences

College of Arts and Sciences

# The Department of Mathematics and Statistics

## Chair's Overview

Learn more about the Department of Mathematics and Statistics

## Undergraduate Programs

Mathematics or Statistics major

## Graduate Programs

M.S. or Ph.D. degrees in Mathematics or Statistics

## Research

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## Alumni

See where some of our graduates are today

## News & Events

- Feb 19 Professor Daryl DeFord is featured as part of an article titled "Mathematics as the foundation of democracy" in the Mathematical Association of America’s Focus magazine for June/July 2024.
- March 8 Professor Lynn Schreyer has been named as a 2024 Distinguished Alumni Scholar by her alma mater, Purdue University.
- April 9 and 10 The 2024 Post-Ostrom Colloquium and Lecture with Randall J. LeVeque
- March 21 Maryn DeGraff, a Mathematics major in Pullman, and Melissa Matteo, a Mathematics and Computer Science major in Vancouver, have been chosen to participate in the 2024 NSF Scholars in Overseas Semester at Sweden's Linköping University.
- Mar 6 Graduate student Patrick Gambill placed third in the CAS Three Minute Thesis contest.

## Jobs

#### We are an institutional member of the following organizations:

- American Mathematical Society www.ams.org
- American Statistical Society www.amstat.org
- Association for Women in Mathematics www.awm-math.org
- Math Alliance mathalliance.org
- Simons Laufer Mathematical Sciences Institute www.msri.org
- National Association of Mathematicians www.nam-math.org