News

2021

Shaw Prize Lecture Announced

May 13, 2021


Undergraduate Student Spotlight: Meet Lia O’Bryan

May 11, 2021

The Mathematics Department is excited to begin highlighting our diverse pool of dedicated, hardworking undergraduate students.


Undergraduate Student Spotlight: Meet George Turer

May 11, 2021

The Mathematics Department is excited to begin highlighting our diverse pool of dedicated, hardworking undergraduate students.


Undergraduate Student Spotlight: Meet John Hopper

May 11, 2021

The Mathematics Department is excited to begin highlighting our diverse pool of dedicated, hardworking undergraduate students.


Benson Farb and Amie Wilkinson Named to American Academy of Arts and Sciences

April 23, 2021


Noether Lecture Speaker Announced

February 16, 2021

Marianna Csornyei will be giving the 2022 AWM-AMS Noether lecture on
"The Kakeya problem for recitifable sets" at the annual joint meeting
in January 2022.


2020

Spencer Bloch receives Steele Prize for Lifetime Achievement

November 19, 2020


University to Award Honorary Degrees

September 14, 2020


UChicago’s Contribution to Hilbert’s 13th Problem

September 13, 2020


Institute for Mathematical and Statistical Innovation Announced

July 14, 2020


Updated deadline and testing information for those who wish to apply to the Mathematics PhD program

July 10, 2020

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Wirszup and Kowalsky Prize Winners Announced

May 21, 2020

The Wirszup Fellowship was established in 2012 in memory of Izaak Wirszup, a beloved member of our department and of the university community for many years, who had worked tirelessly towards improving the quality of mathematics education over the decades. The award is given to an excellent finishing graduate student.  The recipients this year are Alan Chang and Lvzhou Chen

The Kowalsky Fellowship provides support for a graduate student, who is doing excellent research towards her dissertation. The award is established through a bequest from Walter and Yvonne Kowalsky in memory of their daughter Nadine Kowalsky, who died of leukemia in 1996. Nadine graduated from the University of Chicago in 1994 with a dissertation directed by Robert Zimmer. The recipient this year is Mathilde Gerbelli-Gauthier.


Alexander Beilinson Wins Shaw Prize

May 21, 2020


Glowing Algebra Theorems and Glimpses into Hospital Makes Sciences Lessons Unique

May 13, 2020


Simion Filip Wins 2020 EMS Prize

May 11, 2020