In 2016, the Final Exercises ceremony for the College and Graduate School of Arts & Sciences will be on Saturday, May 21 with the department graduation ceremonies following that afternoon. The fair-, inclement-, and severe-weather ceremony sites for Mathematics will be:
We are proud to report that Jiahua Liu has been selected to receive the International Studies Office Award for international undergraduate student academic excellence. He will be honored at the awards ceremony for graduating international students and their families this May. Congratulations, Jiahua Liu!
Congratulations to Ben Webster! He is one of two 2016 recipients of the prestigious Cory Family Teaching Awards, and joins David Sherman (2013) among the award recipients from the Mathematics department. The Cory Family Teaching Awards are “designed to reward and incentivize excellence in teaching among junior faculty.” Since 2013 and continuing through 2017, two junior faculty members are chosen as recipients and honored at Fall Convocation. Each recipient is awarded $25,000 thanks to the generosity of Mr. and Mrs. Charles R. Cory. Well done, Ben!
The Gordon E. Keller Mathematics Majors Dinner will be held on Tuesday, April 12th, 2016 at the Courtyard-Marriott located on Main Street.
The 2016 Putnam Award Winners include Sifan Ye, Juan Velasco, and Arun Kannan. Congratulations to all three on this impressive accomplishment!
The award announcements at the Gordon E. Keller Mathematics Majors Dinner revealed this year’s recipient of the E.J. McShane Prize in Mathematics to be Alexander Grieser. Congratualtions to Alexander on this accomplishment!
At the Gordon E. Keller mathematics majors dinner, it was announced that Peter Dillery was the 2016 recipient of the Edwin E. Floyd Prize in Mathematics. Congratualtions to Peter on his accomplishment!
Congratulations to the following mathematics majors who were elected to the Beta Chapter of Virginia of Phi Beta Kappa this week: