News & Announcements

We are very sad to announce that Dr. Alfonso Gracia-Saz, who received his PhD from our department in 2006, passed away. — Posted May 11, 2021
Please join us in celebrating Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month and honor the rich heritage and incredible contributions... — Posted May 6, 2021
Congratulations to Dr. Kelli Talaska and Dr. Alexander Paulin for receiving UC Berkeley’s Extraordinary Teaching in Extraordinary Times Award. — Posted Apr 23, 2021
Professor Alan Hammond has been elected a Fellow of the Institute of Mathematical Statistics. Congratulations! — Posted Apr 8, 2021
The Department of Mathematics condemns anti-Asian violence, racism, discrimination, and hate. We encourage you to explore the resources collected below to learn how to support our AAPI community and each other. — Posted Mar 31, 2021
March is Women's History Month and to celebrate we invite you to learn more about the experiences and contributions of women to mathematics. — Posted Mar 4, 2021
Congratulations to Eunice Sukarto named runner-up for 2021 Alice T. Schafer Prize. — Posted Mar 1, 2021
February is Black History Month and to celebrate we encourage you to explore this collection of virtual activities, events, and recommended readings with us as we join together to honor all African Americans. — Posted Feb 8, 2021
Congratulations to Professor Nikhil Srivastava for receiving the 2021 Michael and Sheila Held Prize — Posted Jan 21, 2021
2020 Department Newsletter Available! — Posted Dec 3, 2020
Professor Lin Lin and Dr. Weile Jia (postdoctoral scholar 2016-2020), and collaborators won the 2020 Association of Computing Machinery (ACM) Gordon Bell Prize. Congratulations! — Posted Nov 30, 2020
Prof. Michael Christ, as well as Lionel Levine (PhD 2007), Anthony Varilly-Alvarado (PhD 2009) and Bianca Viray (PhD 2010), named Fellows of the American Mathematical Society. Congratulations! — Posted Nov 2, 2020
Song Sun has been awarded a 2021 New Horizons in Mathematics Prize by the Breakthrough Prize Foundation. Congratulations! — Posted Sep 10, 2020
Anna Seigal, 2019 PhD graduate, has been awarded the 2020 Richard C. DiPrima Prize. Congratulations! — Posted Jun 22, 2020
#Strike4BlackLives, #ShutDownSTEM, #ShutDownAcademia - Wednesday, June 10th is a national day of action to end global anti-blackness and advocate for change. — Posted Jun 10, 2020
Alexander Paulin has been awarded 2020 Distinguished Teaching Award. Congratulations! — Posted Apr 3, 2020
Sung-Jin Oh awarded 2020 Sloan Reseach Fellowship. Congratulations! — Posted Feb 13, 2020
Spring 2020 Quantitative Reasoning Exam will be held Wed. Jan. 22nd from 5-6:30PM in 939 Evans Hall — Posted Dec 17, 2019
2019 Department Newsletter Available! — Posted Dec 12, 2019
Professor Suncica Canic named a Fellow of the American Mathematical Society. Congratulations! — Posted Nov 1, 2019
Congratulations to Professor David Eisenbud for receiving the 2020 AMS Award for Distinguished Public Service! — Posted Oct 28, 2019
Congratulations to Professor Lin Lin for receiving a Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers! — Posted Jul 5, 2019
Congratulations to Chris Shannon (the Richard and Lisa Steiny Professor of Economics and Professor of Mathematics) for her election to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences! — Posted May 20, 2019
Fall 2019 Quantitative Reasoning Exam will be held Wed. Aug. 28th from 5-6:30PM in 939 Evans Hall — Posted Apr 30, 2019
Congratulations to all of our 2019 Graduate Fellowship Recipients! Awarding agencies include: National Science Foundation, Ford Foundation, National Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada, U.S. Department of Energy, & Graduate Division — Posted Apr 19, 2019
Professor Emeritus Elwyn Berlekamp, pioneering mathematician and computer scientist, has passed away. — Posted Apr 18, 2019
Spring 2019 Quantitative Reasoning Exam will be Wed. Jan. 23rd from 5-6:30PM in 939 Evans Hall — Posted Dec 19, 2018
2018 Department Newsletter Available! — Posted Dec 11, 2018
Song Sun to receive the 2019 Oswald Veblen Prize in Geometry. Congratulations! — Posted Nov 19, 2018
Semyon Dyatlov won the International Association of Mathematical Physics Early Career Award. Congratulations! — Posted Aug 21, 2018