Student Spotlight

Meet a few of our highlighted students in Mathematics and Actuarial Science at Morgan State University. These remarkable students are shining stars in our department and our University.


     SPRING 2021

    Name: Mr. Daniel Aye Amame

    Hometown:  Baltimore, MD

    Major:   Actuarial Science

      Classification:  Senior

    CGPA:  3.84

What are some of your organization affliations?   

International Association of Black Actuaries (IABA); Gamma Iota Sigma Chapter (GIS) at Morgan State University

What are some of your accomplishments?   

Passed 3 actuarial exams while enrolled at Morgan State University.



SPRING 2021

Name:  Ms. Myka Terry

Hometown:  Chester, PA by way of Delaware    

Major:  Mathematics

Classification:  Senior

What are some of your organization affliations? 

"Math Club President;
Miss Alpha Chapter for the Alpha Chapter of Iota Phi Theta, Inc.;
Co-coordinator for MSU Live Squad;
NIH-RISE Scholar;
National Society of Collegiate Scholars;
The National Society of Leadership and Success;
National Association of Mathematicians Student Member;
Mathematical Association of America Student Member;
Association for Women in Mathematics Student Member;
Math Alliance F-Gap Scholar";

What are your noted accomplishments?

First-Generation College Student;
Published a research paper in the Rose-Hulman Undergraduate Mathematics Journal;
Presented research at 22 conferences;
Office of Community Service, Community Service Award;
Mathematics Department Scholastic Award;
Mathematics Department Chairman's Undergraduate Student Research Award;
Mathematics Department Student Service Award 2019;
The Walter R. Talbot Research Award;
26th Annual Undergraduate and Graduate Research Symposium Outstanding Poster Presentation;
Best Oral Presentation at National Association of Mathematicians Math-fest XXIX;
Best Poster Presentation at National Association of Mathematicians Math-fest XXX";

Any advice you would give to other students? 

Do not be afraid to ask for help, sometimes it takes a village. So it is important to find a strong support system.