Points of Pride
Associate Professor of History Thomas McCarthy was awarded a scholarship under the program Research Stays for University Academics and Scientists by the German Academic Exchange Service. Thomas will apply his scholarship during his sabbatical at the Monumenta Germaniae Historica in Munich during Spring 2018.
Congratulations to Chris Kotte, assistant professor of mathematics, on his award from the Simons Foundation for his project titled “Monopole Moduli Spaces & Sen’s Conjecture.” The award is in the amount of $42,000 and started Sept. 1, running through Aug. 31, 2022.
Admissions hosted a stop on the SUS Admissions Directors Tour on Aug. 30, with approximately 168 local guidance counselors in attendance. Joy Hamm, dean of admissions and financial aid, and Admissions STAR Eugenia Quintanilla provided the institutional welcome. Associate Dean Sonia Wu is traveling around the state with the other directors to complete the seven-stop tour.
Admissions Coordinator Paige Diemer attended Dry Run at Emory University in Atlanta. Dry Run is an annual workshop designed to provide practical experience for new admission professionals who are currently employed by a college or university.