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Welcome and Congratulations to the 2017 Cohort of Graduate Students!

Welcome new students! (more)

Profs. Andrei Okounkov and Wei Zhang to speak at 2018 International Congress of Mathematicians

Profs. Okounkov and Zhang to deliver talks at the 2018 ICM in Brazil. (more)

Simon Brendle selected as a 2017 Simons Investigator

Congratulations to Prof. Simon Brendle, who was recently selected as a 2017 Simons Investigator! (more)

Prof. Mohammed Abouzaid awarded 2017 New Horizons Prize

Congratulations to Prof. Mohammed Abouzaid, who was recently announced as a recipient of the 2017 New Horizons in Mathematics Prize…..(more)

Joseph L. Birman 1927-2016

The Mathematics department offers our condolences to professor emerita Joan Birman, on the loss of her husband of 66 years, Joseph Birman, who passed away on October 1. Joseph Birman was a Distinguished Professor of theoretical physics at the City College of New York, and known for his work on human rights (the Committee of […]

Prof. Emerita Joan Birman elected as Honorary Member of the London Mathematical Society

Please congratulate Prof. Joan Birman, who was recently elected as an Honorary Member of the London Mathematical Society! (more)

Wei Zhang awarded the 2016 ICCM Morningside Gold Medal

Congratulations to Professor Wei Zhang, who won the Morningside Gold Medal of Mathematics at the 7th International Congress of Chinese Mathematicians (ICCM)…

Professor Dusa McDuff awarded two Honorary Degrees

Congratulations to Professor Dusa McDuff, who has been selected….(more)

Andrei Okounkov elected to the American Academy of Arts & Sciences

Please congratulate Prof. Andrei Okounkov, who was recently elected as a member of the American Academy of Arts & Sciences! …(more)

Congratulations to Marcel Nutz on winning an Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellowship

Marcel’s work uses Statistics and Mathematics to study problems that arise in Finance, Economics, and Engineering….(more)