# Student Alumni News

The Department of Mathematical Sciences is pleased to announce the **E. Paul and Jane Humke International Mathematics Scholarship**. This scholarship provides an opportunity for UWM undergraduate students majoring in mathematics to participate in the Budapest Semesters in Mathematics (BSM) program or other comparable international study abroad programs in mathematics.

The department notes the passing of Dennis Jams Graf (BA, 1966), in April of 2008.

**Dan Knopf** (Ph.D., 1999), was promoted to Associate Professor (tenured) at UT-Austin.

**Karl Broman** (BS 1991), is now an associate professor in the Department of Biostatistics and Medical Informatics at UW-Madison.

**Yajni Warnapala-Yehiya** (Ph.D. 1999), who studied Applied Mathematics under the direction of Assoc. Prof. Tzu-Chu Lin, is now a tenured associate professor and Chair of the Department of Mathematics at Roger Williams University in Bristol, Rhode Island.

**Dr. Denis Runde** (MS 1990), chair of the Manatee Community College mathematics department, received the 2006 Outstanding Teaching award from the Florida Two Year College Mathematics Association.