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Professor Jerry P. Becker has been recognized by the University of Minnesota’s College of Education

November 19, 2020

A School of Education faculty member, Professor Jerry P. Becker, has been recognized by the University of Minnesota’s College of Education as it received a donation to establish and endow the Jerry P. Becker Doctoral Fellowship in Mathematics Education. The first award will be granted in Fall, 2021.

Dr. Becker earned his undergraduate degree in mathematics education from the University of Minnesota and taught for three years in a suburb of Minneapolis before attending the University of Notre Dame for his masters in mathematics and, subsequently, Stanford University for his Ph.D. in mathematics education. Dr. Becker has been at SIUC since 1979.