The Association for Women in Mathematics (AWM) and Cornell University are pleased to announce that Pallavi Dani, Louisiana State University will receive the 2016 -17 Ruth I. Michler Memorial Prize. Read press release here
The Association for Women in Mathematics(AWM) and the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM) have selected Lisa Fauci to deliver the prestigious Sonia Kovalevsky Lecture at the 2016 SIAM Annual Meeting. Read More here
The Association for Women in Mathematics (AWM) presented Bettye Anne Case with an AWM Life Time Service Award and Heather Lewis, Heather Russell and Rebecca Segal with AWM Service Awards at the AWM Reception and Awards Presentation held during the Joint Mathematics Meetings in Seattle, WA, January 6–19, 2016. The AWM Service Award, established by the AWM Executive Committee (EC) in November 2012, recognizes individuals for helping to promote and support women in mathematics through exceptional voluntary service to the Association for Women in Mathematics. The award is given annually to a select group of AWM volunteers in recognition of their extensive time and effort devoted to AWM activitiesduring the previous seven years. Presidents (past, present, and -elect) and current officers are not eligible for the award. To read full press release click here!
The Association for Women in Mathematics (AWM) presented the TWENTY-SIXTH ANNUAL ALICE T. SCHAFER PRIZE to Mackenzie Simper, University of Utah, at the Joint Mathematics Meetings in Seattle, WA. The Alice T. Schafer Prize for Excellence in Mathematics by an Undergraduate Woman was established in 1990. The prize is named for former AWM president and one of its founding members, Alice T. Schafer (1915-2009), who contributed a great deal to women in mathematics throughout her career. Read full press release here!