Peter Jaworski

Alexi Callaway 
Sterling Heights, Michigan

Actuarial science and statistics major

Hometown: Sterling Heights, Michigan

Employment: Trend Analyst for Liberty Mutual in Seattle

Major: Actuarial science and statistics

Study abroad: Mexico and France

Senior Honors Project: “The Gaussian Archimedean Copula: The creation of a new multivariate distribution that improves modeling”

Presentations: “Discrete Models with Proportional Harvesting: Preventing chaos and extinction in two population models that include a harvesting component” at the Joint Mathematics meetings in Boston

Service passions: Math and financial literacy

Other CMU involvement: Gamma Iota Sigma risk management fraternity and CMU swim club

Favorite Honors class: “Honors Mayan Math in Mexico. From being guided by knowledgeable faculty through jaw-dropping historic sites to enjoying beautiful beaches while bonding with friends are moments I’ll cherish forever.”

Value of CMU Honors Program: “The program provides students with enhanced learning opportunities that develop your understanding of the world.”

How Honors will help you postgraduation: “My Honors Capstone research on copulas entails advanced statistical modeling, which will pave my way in modeling risk in the insurance industry.”