NIU Department of Mathematical Sciences
2005 Annual Awards

The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Deans' Award

Awarded to students who made substantial contributions to the university community and who have demonstrated outstanding scholarship.

Department of Mathematical Sciences Chairman's Award

Awarded to a graduate in recognition of their outstanding academic achievement.

Division of Statistics Director's Award

Awarded to a graduate (Bachelor or Master) in recognition of outstanding academic achievement.

Certificate of Merit

Awarded to graduates in recognition of superior academic achievement.

Undergraduate

Graduate

Honorable Mention Awards

Awarded to graduates in recognition of their academic involvement and standing. Based on academic achievement.

Undergraduate

Graduate

The D.R. Ostberg Award

Awarded to a continuing student, based on academic achievement.

Stelford Prize

Awarded to a graduate in recognition of outstanding academic achievement. Based solely on academic achievement.

Gail Masters Gallagher Memorial Scholarship

Awarded to an outstanding student majoring in Mathematical Sciences who will have junior class rank during the next academic year. Based on academic achievement.

Margariete Montague Wheeler Scholarship

Awarded to a junior mathematics education major who will be continuing his or her studies at Northern next year. Based on academic achievement and potential as a teacher.

Margariete Montague Wheeler Teaching Award

Awarded to graduating students judged to have the most potential as mathematics teachers. Based on performance in student teaching and other clinical experiences, as well as academic achievement.

Margariete Montague Wheeler Teaching Award - Honorable Mention

Outstanding Student's Award

Eugene Hellmich Award

Dale G. Jungst Memorical Scholarship Award

Joseph and Marion Huber Memorial Scholarship Award

Adam Slagell Scholarship

Certificate of Teaching Excellence

Mathematics Department Contest

Each spring semester the department holds a contest consisting of a three-hour exam that is open to all undergraduates and structured so that advanced students have no advantage.
The 2005 winners are:

Mathematical Modelling Contest

Past Awards

2004 Commencement
2003 Commencement
2002 Commencement
2001 Commencement
2000 Commencement
1999 Commencement
1998 Commencement
1997 Commencement
1996 Commencement


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