Department News

Excellent Performance by Rutgers Undergraduates on the 2019 William Lowell Putnam Examination

The Mathematics Department congratulates the twenty Rutgers University-New Brunswick undergraduate participants in the 80th annual William Lowell Putnam Examination.  The William Lowell Putnam Examination is the premier annual undergraduate mathematics competition in the United States and Canada.  In the December 2019 competition, the Rutgers team of Nicholas McConnell, Michael Wang, and Jianning Yang finished 24th out of 570 teams.   All three of the team members finished in the top 10% of the 4,229 participating students.