Posted by AWM Web EditorHidden Figures, the recent moving about Katherine Johnson, was up for three Oscars at this year’s ceremony: Best Picture, Best Adapted Screenplay, and Best Supporting Actress for Spencer. For more information about the nomination and photos of the real Katherine Johnson participating in the ceremony see:
AWM Research Symposium 2017, April 8 – 9, 2017
Posted Feb 17, 2017, 9:56 AM by AWM Web Editor
The AWM Research Symposium 2017 will be held at the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA)
April 8 -9, 2017. 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. For more information, and
how to register, please click here.
Hannah Larson receives Alice T. Schafer Prize
Posted Feb 2, 2017, 3:02 PM by AWM Web EditorThe Association for Women in Mathematics (AWM) presented the TWENTY-SEVENTH ANNUAL ALICE T. SCHAFER PRIZE to Hannah Larson, Harvard University, at the AWM Reception and Awards Presentation held during the Joint Mathematics Meetings in Atlanta, GA. For the full press release, please click here.
AWM Service Awards
Posted Feb 2, 2017, 2:58 PM by AWM Web EditorThe Association for Women in Mathematics (AWM) presented Katie Kavanagh, Michelle Manes, Maura Mast and Marie Vitulli with AWM Service Awards at the AWM Reception and Awards Presentation held during the Joint Mathematics Meetings in Atlanta, GA, January 4-7, 2017. For the full press release, please click here.
2017 AWM-SIAM Sonia Kovalevsky Lecturer
Posted Jan 24, 2017, 10:34 AM by AWM Web Editor
The Sonia Kovalevsky Selection Committee of the Association for Women in Mathematics (AWM) and the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM) have selected Liliana Borcea, University of Michigan, to be the 2017 Sonia Kovalevsky Lecturer at the SIAM Annual Meeting in Pittsburgh, PA, July 10–14, 2017. For more information on the Sonia Kovalevsky Lecture please click here.