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- NSF and other funding of research grants and student loans during the COVID-19 pandemic March 24, 2020
- Colleges and universities across the country go to online teaching: tips for math instructors March 16, 2020
- President Trump’s proposed NSF budget for 2021: what’s in it for the mathematical sciences? March 6, 2020
- NSF released Science & Engineering Indicators February 19, 2020
- Hidden Figures Honored in Congress January 30, 2020
Tag Archives: National Science Foundation
I blog regularly about annual appropriations for the National Science Foundation (NSF), and about NSF policies that might affect you. But, what is the NSF? When did it come to be? Why? What makes it different from all other federal … Continue reading
President Trump issues his FY 2020 budget, what does it look like for the mathematical sciences, and what happens next?
On March 11 President Trump released his proposal, titled “A Budget for a Better America,” outlining how the government should make investments for the FY2020. As in his first two, his third annual budget includes massive cuts for science. … Continue reading
Editor’s note: Guest columnist Juan Meza is the Division Director of the NSF’s Division of Mathematical Sciences. Immediately before joining the NSF, he served as Dean of the School of Natural Sciences at the University of California, Merced. In 2016, the National … Continue reading
We know that mathematics touches every other field of science funded by the NSF. I hope that the next set of “big ideas”—that help guide NSF funding priorities—reflect that. We have an opportunity and, arguably, a responsibility to make this … Continue reading