The University of Arizona

Undergraduate Award Recipients

We're proud of all our undergraduates but these students have been recognized for their hard work and dedication to Mathematics. 

Click here to view the 2020-2021 Undergraduate Awardees Slide Show with student biographies.


Taylor Agarwal


Congratulations to Taylor Agarwal, who has been selected as the Outstanding Senior for the Department of Mathematics for Fall 2020!

Taylor will be graduating in December with a BS in Mathematics, Applied Emphasis, and minors in Statistics and Data Science and Physics. This January, he will be resuming work as a Business Intelligence Analyst specializing in predictive analytics at Team Select Home Care, a multi-state home healthcare provider based in Scottsdale, AZ. Taylor will be attending graduate school in the fall, pursuing a Master's degree in Data Science. After that he aims to work professionally in machine learning and artificial intelligence, and hopes to lead a team of data scientists in creating the analytical tools of the future.


Alex Christensen


Alex Julia Hinojosa Christensen has been selected to receive the Excellence in Undergraduate Research award from the Department of Mathematics for 2020. Alex's research is in combinatorics, focusing on parking functions, and is set to be published in one of the top combinatorics journals. She plans to pursue a PhD in Applied Mathematics after completing her double major in Mathematics and Nutritional Sciences this spring.


For more information please visit our complete list of Undergraduate Scholarships and Awards