I got the following request for nominations from Leighton Symons at Two Sigma: Two Sigma are proud to announce the continuation of the Two Sigma PhD Fellowship program, which supports doctoral students pursuing a PhD in a STEM field such as […]
The Math Department’s highest research prize is the Wirt & Mary Cornwell Prize, which is awarded to the student deemed to show the most promise in mathematical research. The award carries a $10,000 cash prize! This year, the Cornwell prize is shared […]
Many Math Department graduate students, post-docs and faculty were recognized with the University’s Honored Instructor Award. These are student-nominated awards for excellent teaching, mentoring and inspiring. Check out the huge number of our department colleagues who were honored this spring! […]
Academic mathematicians need to write strong research proposals. Your professors typically apply for research grants on a three-year cycle (for example, from NSF), writing a fifteen page proposal and then an annual report every year on the progress. This year […]
The following PhD students were chosen to receive a summer fellowship because of their outstanding progress in the program, their promise for future research, and their valuable contributions to the scholarly life of the department. Karen Butt, working with Ralf […]
Our department has a large number of committed graduate students who make huge contributions to the scholarly life of our department. We are grateful to all of them for their generosity, vision and energy, which bring us many seminars, research […]
Haoyang Guo has been awarded a Rackham Graduate Student Research Grant. Please join me in congratulating him. Als0: ask him how he got it.
ProQuest Distinguished Dissertation Awards Ceremony
Mark was awarded a Rackham Travel Grant! Congrats to Mark!
Please join me in congratulating Dan Irvine and Jasmine Powell, who both won Rackham Outstanding GSI Awards. Math GSIs do well in this competition, typically. Jasmine and Dan will join previous years’ winners Trevor Hyde, Joe Kraisler, and Bob Lutz […]