Congratulations to our 2018 graduates in the Department of Mathematics & Statistics. Awards have been presented to our Outstanding Graduates and Faculty. The following graduating candidates have been nominated by department faculty to recognize their outstanding academic performance and achievements. We extend our sincere congratulations to the awardees and to all candidates graduating with their Baccalaureate, Master, and Doctoral degrees. Good luck in your future endeavors ahead. Commencement Ceremonies were held on Saturday, May 12 in Viejas Arena on the campus of SDSU. Click here to view the College of Sciences Commencement. 
Baccalaureate Degree Candidates 
Outstanding Baccalaureate Candidate in Mathematics & Statistics JACKSON CONNOR AUTRY B.S. Mathematics, Applied Arts & Sciences, emphasis in Science 
Academic Excellence in Mathematics andKYLE DOUGLAS LEMAIRE 
Academic Excellence in Mathematics Education 
Academic Excellence in Statistics andGUY YIFRAH 
Nominee for College of Sciences Outstanding Student andNATALIE VICTORIA SISTO 
Master Degree Candidates 
Academic Excellence in Mathematics andGEORGE ZOUHEIR ISTAMBOULI 
Academic Excellence in Mathematics Education 
Academic Excellence in Statistics andKEVIN PELAEZ 
Academic Excellence in Biostatistics 
Faculty Award 
Most Influential Faculty in Mathematics & Statistics VADIM PONOMARENKO, Ph.D. Nominated by Jackson Connor Autry 
