Mathematics

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Math Student Named National Athlete of the Week
Math major Nate Jewkes has been named the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) National Athlete of the Week for the week of September 29, 2014, after crossing the line first at the Roy Griak Invitational and leading the Thunderbirds to a first-place finish.  Congratulations Nate!

Math Seminar
Brandon Wiggin, an SUU alumni, will talk about his graduate work after SUU.  He will also bring literature from the math and physics graduate programs at BYU.  His presentation is on Tuesday, October 14, 2014, at noon in ELC 301,  Pizza will be served!

Math Club
Students interested in being part of the SUU Math Club please contact Dr. Rimmasch.

When Will I Use Math?
Ever asked yourself that question? Check out the math website full of answers. Find careers, salaries, tips for success, and more. This site is supported by AMS, MAA, and BYU Math.

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. . . The Department of Mathematics is committed to offering a well-rounded academic program that will enhance the lives of those who take our courses. The demand for knowledge we offer is enormous in both industry and education. In secondary schools the two greatest shortages of qualified teachers across the nation are in mathematics and technology, and jobs outlooks rate mathematics as one of the highest needs of college graduates.. . .
Mathematics Department Mission, Southern Utah University 2013-2014 General Catalog