Rachel Levy advocates for mathematical modeling education from kindergarten to industry. Her work centers on broadening participation, community engagement, diversity, equity, and inclusion as actionable core values. Dr. Levy served as Vice President for Education for the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics and as the Deputy Executive Director of the Mathematical Association of America as well as Professor of Mathematics and Associate Dean at Harvey Mudd College. She co-founded the BIG Math Network and Math Modeling Hub and was a lead writer of the Guidelines for Assessment and Instruction in Mathematical Modeling Education. Dr. Levy serves as an ambassador for interdisciplinary mathematics and data science through writing, public speaking, and press communication, including work with American Scientist, NPR, Australian Broadcast Company, Ed Week, and Slate. She is a recipient of the MAA Alder Teaching Award, the NCTM award linking research and practice and the AMS Congressional Fellowship.
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