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Professor Aksoy Receives Award

Date: March 3, 2006

The Southern California-Nevada Section of the Mathematical Association of America has selected Asuman Aksoy as the recipient of its 2006 Distinguished College or University Teaching Award. Aksoy, a professor of mathematics, was honored at the Association’s spring section meeting at California State University, San Bernardino, on Saturday, April 8, 2006.

The annual award is given to a mathematics professor selected by a committee of five members representing the different constituencies of the section: University of California, California State University, Private Colleges, and Community Colleges. The secretary-treasurer of the Association is a member ex-officio of the committee.

In addition to the above mentioned award, Professor Aksoy was also the recipient of the 2005-2006 G. David Huntoon Senior Teaching Award from Claremont McKenna College.