# Developmental Mathematics Coordinator wins 2012 Outstanding Service Award

Edward Clemons has a gift for helping students succeed. Since his 2006 arrival at UW Oshkosh, Clemons has worked to develop and implement a developmental mathematics program that is community-driven and student-centered; enrollment in the program has more than doubled, which is directly helping the University’s retention efforts. Within the Developmental Mathematics Program, Clemons has built a community of teachers and learners among students taking the department from two student tutors to nearly 30. Beyond his success with the lab, Clemons is also a strong communicator with his colleagues across campus; he works to form partnerships, share information and address areas for growth. He also has collaborated with mathematics instructors and departments beyond UW Oshkosh. See story in UW Oshkosh Today