Four Earn 2018 Johnson Prize
The Charles W. and Jennifer C. Johnson Prize for a research paper accepted for publication in a major journal went to four students in 2018:
Kevin Sackel and Jane Wang Receive Housman Awards
Graduate students Kevin Sackel and Jane Wang have each been awarded the Charles and Holly Housman Award for excellence in teaching. This award is presented to graduate students in mathematics for skill and dedication in undergraduate teaching.
Congratulations Kevin and Jane!
Sammy Luo Receives Jon A. Bucsela Prize
Math major Sammy Luo '18 received the 2018 Jon A. Bucsela Prize in Mathematics for distinguished scholastic achievement, professional promise, and enthusiasm for mathematics.
Bertrand Stone ’18 Receives Sudler Prize
Math major Bertrand Stone ’18 received the 2018 Louis Sudler Prize for his contributions to music at MIT, including his flute concerto, which was premiered by MITSO last fall.
Read more about Bertrand at Arts at MIT.
Theresa Cummings Receives Infinite Mile Award
Academic Services staffer Theresa Cummings is one of this year’s recipients of the School of Science Infinite Mile Award. Theresa was nominated for the “Beyond Expectation Award,” for consistently going above and beyond the requirements of her job to make the Math Department a better place.
Theresa manages the complex enterprise surrounding the department's massive service courses (18.01, 18.02, 18.03, ...), as well as managing all of the make-up, conflict, special-needs, and advanced standing exams, and a host of other special topics. She is also an important point of contact with the Registrar’s Office, Student Disability Services, the UAAP, GECD, and other departments.