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Karen E. Smith named 2016 Noether Lecturer

posted Aug 3, 2015, 6:40 AM by AWM Web Editor

The Association for Women in Mathematics (AWM) and the American Mathematical Society (AMS) are pleased to announce that Karen E. Smith will deliver the Noether Lecture at the 2016 Joint Mathematics Meetings. Dr. Smith is the Keeler Professor of Mathematics at the University of Michigan. She has been selected as the 2016 Noether Lecturer for her outstanding work in commutative algebra and its interface with algebraic geometry. For more information, see our Press Release. 

Erica N. Walker named 2015 AWM-MAA Falconer Lecturer

posted Jun 8, 2015, 12:26 PM by AWM Web Editor

The Association for Women in Mathematics (AWM) and the Mathematical Association of America (MAA) are pleased to announce that Erica N. Walker will deliver the Etta Z. Falconer Lecture at MathFest 2015. Dr. Walker is an Associate Professor of Mathematics Education at Teachers College, Columbia University.

To read more the press release can be found here

Daniela De Silva wins the second AWM-Sadosky Research Prize

posted Jun 8, 2015, 12:24 PM by AWM Web Editor

The Association for Women in Mathematics (AWM) will present the second AWM-Sadosky Research Prize in Analysis to Daniela De Silva, Assistant Professor of Mathematics, Barnard College at the Joint Mathematics Meetings in Seattle, WA in January 2016. Established in 2012, the AWM-Sadosky Research Prize recognizes exceptional research in analysis by a woman early in her career.

To read more, the press release can be found here!

Lauren Williams wins the second AWM-Microsoft Research Prize

posted Jun 8, 2015, 12:21 PM by AWM Web Editor   [ updated Jun 8, 2015, 4:04 PM ]

The Association for Women in Mathematics (AWM) will present the second AWM-Microsoft Research Prize in Algebra and Number Theory to Lauren Williams, Associate Professor of Mathematics, University of California Berkeley, at the Joint Mathematics Meetings in Seattle, WA in January 2016. Established in 2012, the AWM-Microsoft Research Prize recognizes exceptional research in algebra and number theory by a woman early in her career.

To read more, the press release can be found here

AWM Symposium Blog

posted Apr 9, 2015, 2:37 PM by AWM Web Editor

For updates on the conference, photos, and descriptions of talks, you can go to the newly created Symposium Blog. Contributors Anna Haensch and Adriana Salerno will be live-blogging and tweeting during the event. 

Ruth I. Michler Prize

posted Mar 31, 2015, 11:39 AM by AWM Web Editor

The Association for Women in Mathematics (AWM) and Cornell University are pleased to announce that Malabika Pramanik, University of British Columbia will receive the 2015-16 Ruth I. Michler Memorial Prize. 

The Michler Prize grants a midcareer woman in academia a residential fellowship in the Cornell University mathematics department without teaching obligations. This pioneering venture was established through a very generous donation from the Michler family and the efforts of many people at AWM and Cornell.

Kovalevsky Lecture

posted Mar 31, 2015, 10:01 AM by AWM Web Editor

The Association for Women in Mathematics (AWM) and the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM) have selected Linda J. S. Allen to deliver the prestigious Sonia Kovalevsky Lecture at the 8th International Congress on Industrial and Applied Mathematics (ICIAM) in Beijing, China, August 10 -14, 2015. 

AWM Research Symposium

posted Mar 11, 2015, 9:38 AM by AWM Web Editor   [ updated Apr 1, 2015, 11:09 AM ]

The AWM Research Symposium 2015 will be held at University of Maryland, College Park, April 11 -12, 2015

The symposium will showcase the research of women in the mathematical professions. It will feature four plenary 

talks, special sessions on a broad range of research in pure and applied mathematics, and poster sessions for 

graduate students and recent PhDs. Join us this spring on the University of Maryland campus. 


Leonard, May, Mitrea and Sormani presented with AWM Service Award

posted Jan 30, 2015, 3:42 PM by AWM Web Editor   [ updated Jan 31, 2015, 12:44 PM ]

The Association for Women in Mathematics presented Kathryn Leonard, Elebeoba E. May, Irina Mitrea and Christina Sormani with the AWM Service Award at the AWM Reception and Awards Presentation at the Joint Mathematics Meetings in San Antonio TX. Press Release

Sheela Devadas awarded the Alice T. Schafer Prize

posted Jan 30, 2015, 3:34 PM by AWM Web Editor   [ updated Mar 30, 2015, 9:03 PM ]

The Association for Women in Mathematics (AWM) presented the Twenty-Fifth Annual Alice T. Schafer Prize to Sheela Devadas, MIT, at the Joint Mathematics Meetings in San Antonio, TX. Press Release

Read more at MIT Spectrum

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