Lara Pudwell wins national undergraduate mentoring award
Lara Pudwell was chosen to receive a 2013 CUR Math and Computer Science Mentoring Award.  The Mathematics and Computer Science Division of Council on Undergraduate Research began giving annual awards in 2013 to honor faculty for their success in mentoring undergraduate students in research. The awards were made in 3 categories: "Early Career Award" for faculty who are 0-6 years past their PhD, "Mid Career Award" for faculty who are 7-14 years past their PhD, and "Advanced Career Award" for faculty who are 15+ years past their PhD.  Pudwell is an inaugural "Early Career Award" recipient.