News: Students


Undergraduate Student Spotlight: Meet John Hopper

May 11, 2021

John Hopper, Class of 2022

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


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.


Renovations Complete!

November 12, 2019

Our new space is now open!

Undergraduate math major honored by Association for Women in Mathematics

May 23, 2019

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Undergraduate honored by Association for Women in Mathematics


2018 PSD and Departmental Teaching Prizes Awarded

March 18, 2018

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