Prof Ralph Freese and his son Jimmy combined their computer programming skills with a passion for surfing to create a full-fledged business.
The Math Department has received a $2500 grant from the Diversity and Equity Initiative at the University of Hawaii to help address issues of under-representation of girls and students of native Hawaiian ancestry in science, engineering, and mathematics. See website. Congratulations to Professors Monique Chyba, Mirjana Jovovic, and Michelle Manes.
Prof Mark Gotay has accepted the position of Associate Director of the Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences at the University of British Columbia. Learn more about PIMS. Congratulations Mark and good luck in your new position!
UHM Math Dept graduate Wayne Lewis (Ph.D, ’92) is now the Lead Instructor on networking at Honolulu Community College. He has recently published his textbook LAN Switching and Wireless, CCNA Exploration Companion Guide. This is the official supplemental textbook for the LAN Switching and Wireless course in the Cisco Networking Academy.