The AWM Seeks Applicants for Executive Director Position
Posted Apr 17, 2017, 7:46 AM by AWM Web Editor
The Association for Women in Mathematics (AWM) is seeking applicants for the position of Executive Director. For more information, please click here.
Julia Gordon wins Ruth I. Michler Memorial Prize
Posted Mar 30, 2017, 5:47 AM by AWM Web EditorThe Association for Women in Mathematics (AWM) and Cornell University are pleased to announce that Julia Gordon, University of British Columbia, Canada will receive the 2017–2018 Ruth I. Michler Memorial Prize. For the full press release, please click here.
Liliana Borcea Named AWM-SIAM Sonia Kovalevsky Lecturer
Posted Mar 30, 2017, 5:48 AM by AWM Web EditorThe Association for Women in Mathematics (AWM) and the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM) have selected Liliana Borcea to deliver the prestigious Sonia Kovalevsky Lecture at the 2017 SIAM Annual Meeting. For the full press release, please click here.
AWM Student Chapter Formation
Posted Mar 24, 2017, 11:04 AM by AWM Web EditorCalling all undergrads and faculty advisors! Does your department have (or want!) a Math Club or student chapter of the AWM, MAA, PME, or SIAM? Then join us for the "Math Potluck: A Student Swap Session" to be held on at MathFest in Chicago!
Description: This session will provide a forum for sharing your favorite or most successful student activity. The presenter(s) will provide a "how-to" for a single math event that a math club or student chapter has held. Together, we will build a toolbox of successful activities to take back to each of our campuses! Following the morning presentations, a free lunch will be held for all presenters and attendees of this session to promote continued discussion and collaboration amongst participants. Please indicate in your abstract submission whether your group is a Math Club or student chapter of AWM, MAA, PME, or SIAM. This session is jointly sponsored by the AWM, MAA, PME, and SIAM
Announcing the winners of the 2017 essay contest!
Posted Mar 16, 2017, 12:52 PM by AWM Web EditorPlease click here for the winners of the 2017 AWM and Math for America Essay Contest!
ABOUT THE CONTEST
To increase awareness of women's ongoing contributions to the mathematical sciences, the Association for Women in Mathematics (AWM) and Math for America are co-sponsoring an essay contest for biographies of contemporary women mathematicians and statisticians in academic, industrial, and government careers.For more information about the contest, please click here.