Taylor student Jordan Melendez is one of 10 American college students selected for summer internships at CERN in Geneva, Switzerland. CERN (Conseil Européen pour la Recherche Nucléaire, or European Council for Nuclear Research) is the organization that houses the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) and also discovered the Higgs boson, also known as the God particle.
Students from Taylor University’s Mathematics Department performed well in regional math competitions, gaining top spots in the Annual Michigan Autumn Take Home (MATH) Challenge and the Virginia Tech Regional Mathematics Contest.
Dr. Mark Colgan, department chair and professor of Mathematics at Taylor University, is the 2013 recipient of the Taylor University Teaching Excellence and Campus Leadership Award.
Taylor University math major Kari Webster has earned a perfect score on the Major Field Test in mathematics.