Miami University's departments of mathematics and statistics held a joint awards banquet to honor student achievements. The scholarships and awards given to students totaled $29,975 this year.
Awards and recipients:
Koehler Scholarship: Jeremy Beard, Sarah Bores, David Irwin, Rebecca Jorgensen and Evan Swihart.
Beyerly Memorial Scholarship: Patrick Judge and Terra White.
Eric E. Erickson Memorial Scholarship: Alexander Lewis.
Corwin Smith Prize: Emily Morris and Michelle Steinberg.
Western & Southern Scholarship/Internship: Emily Morris.
Albert Scholarship: Jun Yu.
Patterson Prize: Mingke Tang.
Harvey Scholarship/Prize: Nicholas Bruno, Jeremy Ferlic, Courtney Frydryk, Alexandra Furlong, James Morton, Hubbell Smith, Kara Ungerman and Madeline VanBenschoten.
Byron Smith Award: Shamal Lalvani and Mingqi Zhou.
Osmond Barton Prize: Jeffrey Bennett, Andrew Oberlin and Paul Kristoffersen.
Alumni Senior Prize: Kendall Stanley and Ben Heebsh.
Christofferson Prize: Kendall Stanley.
Eric E. Erickson Memorial Prize: Tessa Purcell, Charlotte Schaeffer and Andrew Stanek.
McFarland Prize: Lisa Werwinski.
Comer-Reynolds Memorial Award: Lisa Werwinski and Matthew Higham.
Faculty Prize: Huaqiang Xu, Melissa Freeland and Cunyang Xia.
Zoltan Balogh Memorial Award: Huaqiang Xu.
Harvey Scholarship/Prize: Peter English.
Kenneth Last Scholarship: David Seitz and Katherine Young.
Western & Southern Scholarship/Internship: Brandi Hernandez.
Ohio National Financial Scholarship: Derek Walton and Ashleigh Rissmeyer.
American Statistical Association (ASA): Amy Metlesitz, Claire Gilbert, Zizhen Zhang, Qing Ji, Nitija Kharel, Jennifer Webb and Guixia Huang.
Biometrics: Rachael Gilbert, Eunsun Yook.
Institute of Mathematical Statistics (IMS): Colby Keslar.
Graduate Assistant Effective Teaching Award ($200): Andrew Sage.
Society for Industrial Applied Mathematics (SIAM): Sheng Wang, Fuli Zhang, Peter McLarnan, Adam Meyers and Andrew Sage.
Mathematics Association of America (MAA): Bayli Palmer.
American Mathematical Society (AMS): Andrew Newman and Abigail Richard.