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### Hooke Prize in Calculus

#### October 16, 2014

At the Founder's Day Convocation, **Clair Burgess** C'17 of Tennessee, **Yujie Wang** C'17 of China and **Shichen Xu** C'16 of China received the annual Robert Hooke Prize for Achievement in Calculus. The prize is awarded to students exhibiting special achievement after completion of the calculus sequence. The prize is named for statistician and former Sewanee professor of mathematics Robert Hooke who wrote the popular book, How to tell the Liars from the Statisticians.

### Hooke Prize in Calculus

#### October 11, 2013

At the Founder's Day Convocation,Jean Shirimpaka C'15 of Rwanda received the annual Robert Hooke Prize for Achievement in Calculus. The prize is awarded to a student exhibiting special achievement after completion of the calculus sequence. The prize is named for statistician and former Sewanee professor of mathematics Robert Hooke who wrote the popular book, How to tell the Liars from the Statisticians.

### Hooke Prize in Mathematics

#### May 12, 2013

At Commencement, Erin Nicole Brahm, C'13, of Huntsville AL and Yechan Paul Choi, C'13, of Kampala Uganda received the annual Robert Hooke Prize for Outstanding Performance in Mathematics. The prize is awarded to a graduating student majoring in mathematics . The prize is named for statistician and former Sewanee professor of mathematics Robert Hooke who wrote the popular book, How to tell the Liars from the Statisticians.

### Professor Emily Puckette honored by Society of Sewanee Scholars

#### March 4, 2013

The Society of Sewanee Scholars held a dinner at Chen Hall to honor "Best Teaching Practices" of the Sewanee faculty. Dr. Puckette was among 8 faculty chosen by the Society on the basis of her innovative and compassionate approach to teaching and learning.

### Hooke Prize for Calculus

#### October 8, 2012

At the Founder's Day Convocation, Bronte Marie Goodhue C'15 and Brandon Edward Miller C'15 received the annual Robert Hooke Prize for Achievement in Calculus. The prize is awarded to a student exhibiting special achievement after completion of the calculus sequence. The prize is named for statistician and former Sewanee professor of mathematics Robert Hooke who wrote the popular book, How to tell the Liars from the Statisticians.

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