Strengthening Underrepresented Minority Mathematics Achievement
Mathematical Association of America
Dr. William Anthony Hawkins, Jr. was born in Washington, D.C. After receiving his B.S. in mathematics from Howard University, he taught at Cardozo High School in Washington, D.C., where he discovered his passion for teaching. After receiving his M.S. in physics from Howard University and M.A. in mathematics from the University of Michigan, Dr. Hawkins was appointed as an instructor at Federal City College (University of the District of Columbia). After several years at the College, he returned to graduate school at the University of Michigan to obtain his Ph.D. in mathematics.
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