Math Graduate Wins Prestigious Fellowship
Jacob Prairie is graduating this month with a BS in Mathematics. He has been accepted as a Newton Fellow by the Math for America organization. The fellowship comes with a full scholarship and generous stipend to obtain a Master's degree in Education and New York State Teaching Certification. Fellows commit to a five-year program that includes one year of full-time graduate study and four years of teaching mathematics in New York City secondary schools.
Jacob will be attending The Teacher's College at Columbia University. Congratulations!
(For more information on Math for America, go to http://www.mathforamerica.org.)
Jacob Prairie with his advisor, Professor Sankappanavar