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PhD, University of Colorado Boulder
MS, Colorado State University
BS, Colorado State University


Cathy Bonan-Hamada has been a mathematics faculty member at Colorado Mesa University since 1996. Born and raised in western Colorado, Cathy earned a BS in applied mathematics and an MS in mathematics at Colorado State University. She also earned a PhD in mathematics at University of Colorado, Boulder. Bonan-Hamada teaches primarily mathematics courses required for the mathematics major at the calculus level and above, but occasionally teaches College Algebra and Precalculus as well.

She enjoys a wide range of outdoor activities and is grateful to live in western Colorado with her family.