Congratulations to Federico Rodriguez-Hertz who has been awarded the 2018 Simons Fellow. The Simons Fellows program extends academic leaves from one term to a full year, enabling recipients to focus solely on research for the long periods often necessary for significant advances.
Congratulations to Scott Conrad who was selected to receive the Harold F. Martin Graduate Assistant Outstanding Teaching Award. This award is sponsored jointly by the Graduate School, through the Harold F. Martin Graduate Assistant Outstanding Teaching Award Endowment and the Office of the Vice President and Dean for Undergraduate Education. This is a Universitywide, highly competitive award.
Congratulations to Carina Curto for being recognized in the AMS Notices March 2018 issue highlighting Women's History Month. Carina is recognized as one of twenty-six well-known comteporary women in math. The article can be found at http://www.ams.org/notices
Congratulations to Aissa Wade who was elected a Fellow of the African Academy of Sciences and Zhiren Wang who was awarded the NSF CAREER award.
Congratulations to Professor Leonid Berlyand, who joins three Nobel Prize winners and a score of other dignitaries as an Honorary Professor of Moscow State University.