Bates Award Winners 1977 to Present

The Dr. Kenneth O. Bates Award is given annually to an outstanding senior who is a major in mathematics or computer science and who has excelled in scholarship and service to the Department. The recipient must have completed an honors project and have a grade point average of 3.5 or higher. The department faculty members select the recipient subject to these conditions.

The names of the recipients of this award, the highest honor bestowed by the department, appear below in reverse chronological order back to 1977, the year the mathematics award was first given. The Computer Science Award was started in 2008.

2014 -  Mathematics Bates Award - Kevin Angstadt, Kathryn Christensen, Lara Clemens, Alexander Gladwin, John (Jack) Holby, Spencer Timerman
2014Pi Mu Epsilon Award - Bayard Roberts, Yunsi Yang

2013 - Mathematics Bates Award - Ryan Godard • Roelof Groenewald • Shelley Kandola • Johanna Kelley • Lucille Mellor • Zachary Nelson • Luke Reed
2013 - Pi Mu Epsilon Award - Brandon Lustig • Corinne Niekrewics • Jennifer (Jenna) Street.

2012 - Mathematics Bates Award - Nassir Abou Ziki • James Curro • Caitlyn McArdle • Kristen Newton • Richard Powell
2012 - Pi Mu Epsilon Award - Kevn Angstadt • Katherine Abramski • Lara Clemens • Roelof Groenewald •  John Holby • Zach Nelson • Spencer Timerman

2011 - Mathematics  Bates Award - Katelynn Benzing • Hau Cong Nguyen • Melissa Rogers
2011 - Computer Science Award - Jeremy Mwenda
2011 - Pi Mu Epsilon Award - Michael Scott

2010 - Mathematics Bates Award - Jeremy Hadler • Hhang Huynh • Jamie Perconti • Marcus Tuttle • Ben VonReyn
2010 - Computer Science Award - Doug Denu • Jamie Perconti • Martin Sarov

2009 - Mathematics Bates Award - Rebecca Gilbert • Benjamin Whitney
2009 - Computer Science Award - Daniel Downs

2008 - Mathematics Bates Award - Jasper Burch • Jeboah Joerg
2008 - Computer Science Award - Shawn Golley

Mathematics Bates Award

2007 -Julie Muetterties • Julia Palmateer • Yordan Minev

2006 - Raluca Dragusanu

2005 - Hilary Hartson • Justin Keller

2004 - Travis Atkinson • Katie Livingstone • Omar Zaidan

2003 - Kathy Dunn • Dennis Leahy

2002 - Aleksandra Portnova • Justin Roth

2001 - Jason Nashold

2000 - Sarah Auer • Brendan O'Dell • Allen Zoracki

1999 - Julia Scherschligt

1998 - Christopher Haverstock

1997 - Holly Wiitala

1996 - Allison Gately • Mong Sze Loy

1995 - Karen Fischer

1994 - Jennifer Joyce • Sumeet Wadhera

1992 - Benjamin Brown • Jill Carpenter • Lisa King

1991 - Grace Selicato

1990 - Mark Hays IV • Karen Kobasa

1989 - George Ashline

1988 - Valerie Young

1987 - Elizabeth Cunningham

1986 - Carolyn Thomas

1985 - Beth Holmstron • Christopher Navarro

1984 - Andrew Buduo

1983 - Bruce Covey

1982 - Paul Jurcsak

1981 - Denise Martinez

1980 - Lisa Colavitot • Jane Jasinski

1979 - William Ruddock

1978 - Lisa Lasher

1977 - Connie Nelson