Brian Kurth: 2017 POY Finalist

Brian Kurth
Assistant Professor, Mathematics


Ballot Information

  • David Sarther Teamwork Award nominee: 2014.
  • Completed Safe Zone Ally training.
  • Donated an office hour a week to the tutoring center: Fall 2012-Fall 2016.
  • Math faculty advisor for Engineering Pathways Committee spring 2016.
  • Math faculty representative at the Engineering Pathways Orientation 2016.
  • Completed dual credit assessment 2015, 2016.
  • Taught Calculus III and Linear Algebra as dual credit classes.
  • Taught Calculus I, II, and III as Honors.
  • Required honors students to volunteer tutor in tutoring center.
  • Judged at four Annual Integration Bees: 2013-2016.
  • Planning the 15th annual integration bee and tentative emcee.
  • Scheduled math speaker for 2017 Math Circle at Waubonsee CC.
  • Working with Dr. Troy Swanson to market, plan and introduce speakers at library STEM talks: Fall 2016, Fall 2017.
  • Participated in a panel discussion on the mathematics of a potential zombie outbreak: Fall 2013.
  • Attended IMACC conferences 2013-2015.
  • Participated in shared office hours.
  • Faculty Search Committee member (current).
  • Math club faculty advisor: Fall 2016.
  • Given 2 math club talks: March 2015 and September 2016.
  • Led Learning College Days sessions on the Rubik‚Äôs Cube (Spring 2015).
  • Recommended several students who were hired at the tutoring center.
  • Nominated a student who won an MVFA scholarship.
  • Accompanied Honors program visit to UIUC.