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Student news.


Andres Vindas Melendez was awarded a 2017 NSF Graduate Fellowship.
Steven Collazos was awarded a 2013 NSF Graduate Fellowship.
Mela Hardin won the award for Best Graduate Presentation in Mathematics at the 2011 SACNAS National Conference for the work in her SFSU Master's thesis.
Servando Pineda was selected to be the Distinguished Graduate Speaker at the 2013 USTARS Conference at Purdue University.
Dido Salazar-Torres was selected to be the Distinguished Graduate Speaker at the 2011 USTARS Conference at the University of Iowa.

Dennis Schlief and Lucy Odom were ARCS Scholarship recipients for 2013-14.
Anna Schindler was an ARCS Scholarship recipient for 2015-2016 and 2016-2017.
Luke Evans was an ARCS Scholarship recipient for 2016-2017.
Sam Sehayek and Justin Fong were ARCS Scholarship recipients for 2017-18.

Maree Afaga (MA, 2008) completed her Ph.D. at UC Santa Barbara and is now a visiting Assistant Professor at the U. of Connecticut.
Jameson Cahill (MA, 2009) completed his Ph.D. at U. Missouri and a postdoc at Duke U., and is now an Assistant Professor at New Mexico State University.
Raymond Cavalcante (MA, 2012) completed his Ph.D. at the University of Michigan.
Anastasia Chavez (MA, 2010) completed her Ph.D. at UC Berkeley and has now an NSF postdoctoral fellowship at UC Davis.
Aaron Dall (MA, 2008) completed his Ph.D. at U. Politecnica Catalunya.
Daniel Dewoskin (MA, 2009) completed his Ph.D. at the University of Michigan and a postdoctoral position at UC Davis.
Laura Escobar (MA, 2010) completed her Ph.D. at Cornell U. and a postdoctoral position at the University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign, and is now an Assistant Professor of Mathematics at Washington University in St Louis.
Elizabeth Gross (MA, 2009) completed her Ph.D. at U. Illinois Chicago and a postdoctoral position at NC State, and is now Assistant Professor of Mathematics at San Jose State University.
Benjamin Iriarte (MA, 2009) completed his Ph.D. at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Drew Jaramillo (MA, 2008) completed his Ph.D. at UC Santa Barbara and is now a visiting Assistant Professor at the U. of Connecticut.
Nguyen Le (MA, 2010) completed her Ph.D. at the University of South New Wales.
Daniel Lemke (BA'14) received an internship at the Aalto Science Institute, Helsinki, Finland for the Summer 2015.
Jemma Lorenat (BA, 2007) completed her Ph.D. at Simon Fraser University and is now an Assistant Professor of Mathematics at Pitzer College.
Asia Matthews (MA, 2007) completed her Ph.D. at Queens University.
Alex Milowski (MA, 2004) completed his Ph.D. at the University of Edinburgh, Scotland and teaches at UC Berkeley School of Information.
Lothar Narins (BS, 2009) completed his Ph.D. at the Berlin Mathematical School.
Chris O'Neill (BS, 2009) completed his Ph.D. at Duke University and postdocs at Texas A&M and UC Davis; he is now an Assistant Professor of Mathematics at San Diego State.
Alexander Pankov (BA, 2011) completed his Ph.D. at UC San Francisco.
Amanda Ruiz (MA, 2009) completed her Ph.D. at Binghamton University and a postdoc at Harvey Mudd College, and is now Assistant Professor of Mathematics at the University of San Diego.
Dido Salazar-Torres (MA, 2011) completed his Ph.D. at the University of Iowa.
Kim Seashore (MA, 2007) completed her Ph.D. at UC Berkeley and is now Assistant Professor of Mathematics at San Francisco State University.
Jonathan Terhorst (MA 2011) has completed his Ph.D. at UC Berkeley and is now an Assistant Professor of Statistics at the University of Michigan.
Tim Wertz (MA 2010) completed his Ph.D. at UC Davis and is now a Lecturer at Yale NUS College in Singapore.
Jon Yaggie (MA 2010) has completed her Ph.D. at the University of Illinoic Chicago.
Rika Yatchak (MA 2012) completed her Ph.D. at the Johannes Kepler University, Austria.

In the last few years, the following alumni have continued on to Ph.D. programs:

Cyrous Ahmedieh - University of Northern Texas
Christine Alar - UC Santa Barbara
Juan Auli - Dartmouth University
Catalina Betancourt - University of Iowa
Tyler Borrman - UMass Medical School
Zach Bowen - Berlin Mathematical School
Lillian Chow - University of Maryland, Baltimore County
Fang-I Chu - UC Santa Barbara
Lisa Clayton - UC Davis
Maria Coca - Purdue University
Steven Collazos - University of Minnesota
Brian Cruz - UC Berkeley
Brian Davis - University of Kentucky
Justin Davis - UC Riverside
Jessica Delgado - University of Hawaii
Jacob Der - University of Southern California
Luke Evans - University of Maryland
Justin Fong - Purdue University
Kristen Freeman - UC Davis
Joel Gallegos - University of Minnesota
Michael Garcia - UC San Diego/San Diego State University
Logan Godkin - U of Kansas
John Guo - Simon Fraser University
Mela Hardin - Arizona State University
Andrew Herrmann - UC Davis
Therese Landry - UC Irvine
Donald Lee - University of Hawaii
Jack Love - George Mason University
Tatsiana Maskalevich - UC Santa Cruz
Crista Moreno - Florida State University
Lisa Nuguid - University of Minnesota
Alyssa Palfreyman - Northeastern University
Tu Pham - UC Riverside
Maxime Pouokam - UC Davis
Andres Rodriguez - UC San Diego
George Santellano - University of Pennsylvania
Anna Schindler - University of Washington
Dennis Schlief - Carnegie Mellon University
Miriam Schussler - RISC, Johannes Kepler University, Austria
Sam Sehayek - UC Santa Barbara
Ashley Shimabuku - UC Davis
Matthew Simms - UC Santa Cruz
Robert Stolz - UC Davis
Joe Squillace - UC Irvine
Andres Vindas Melendez - University of Kentucky
Radoslav Vuchkov - UC Merced
Kelley Walker - University of Houston
Hannah Winkler - University of Oregon
Shuo Wu - UC Irvine
Nicole Yamzon - University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Ralf Youtz - Portland State University
Sandra Zuniga Ruiz - UC Berkeley
Wiseley Zhang - UC Davis

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