Mathematical Digest

Short Summaries of Articles about Mathematics
in the Popular Press

"Scholars and Groups Receive Presidential Awards as Mentors in theSciences," by Sarah J. Reese. The Chronicleof Higher Education, 18 March 2003.

The Chroncle reported on the ten scholars and six organizations thatreceived the 2002 Presidential Awards for Excellence in Science, Mathematics,and Engineering Mentoring. Among the individual awardees is Louis Dale,professor of mathematics and associate provost for minority and specialprograms at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. Among the organizationrecipients is Arizona Mathematics, Engineering, Science Achievement inScottsdale.

--- Annette Emerson

American Mathematical Society