Paul Minton Graduating Senior Award

Dr. Paul Minton was a former Dean of the College of Humanities and Sciences, director of the Statistics Institute and faculty member of Statistics. In his honor, in 2002 the Department of Statistical Sciences and Operations Research created the Paul Minton Graduating Senior Award to recognize a graduating senior who has excelled academically, both inside and outside the classroom.

Winners of the Paul Minton Graduating Senior Award

  1.   Amy Woodcock

  2.   Syreena Valentine, Marissa Eagle

  3.   no winner

  4.   Michael Fickler

  5.   no winner

  6.   Emily Niman, Jamie Dauberman

  7.   Rebecca Dreiding

  8.   Lauren Pace

  9.   Ronijean Horton

  10.   Gregory Palmer, Nitin Tiwari

  11.   Nathan Stanford

  12.   no winner

  13.   Stuart Cooke, Lauren Crow, Monica Kropp

  14.   Emma Diallo

  15.   Ralph Miller

  16.   Katrina Gauntt

Excellence in Statistics and Excellence in Operations Research Awards

In 2016 the Department of Statistical Sciences and Operations Research created the Excellence in Statistics and the Excellence in Operations Research awards to recognize graduating undergraduate students with majors in Mathematical Sciences/Statistics and Mathematical Sciences/Operations Research, respectively. Academic performance, general contributions to the department and profession, and research and community engagement contributions are all considered in choosing the winners.

Winners of the Excellence in Statistics Award

  1.   Shu Zhu, Molly Gallagher

  2.   Sina Rahini-Madjzoub

  3.   Anthony Allen

Winners of the Excellence in Operations Research Award

  1.   no winner

  2.   Tyler Bishop

  3.   no winner