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MIT Mathematics Awards for Service to the Math Community

Awards were presented recently to several MIT Mathematics members for their outstanding contributions to building and strengthening our mathematics community:

From Left: Michel Goemans, Mary Stelow, and Marisa Gaetz

Graduate students Marisa [...]

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Ariana Park Receives Community Building Award


Junior Ariana Park received the 2022 Community Building Award for her work in developing the peer mentoring program.

Congratulations Ariana!

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Events

“From Here to Where…”

Prof. Gigliola Staffilani hosts the career exploration event  “From Here to Where?” At each session, students are invited to talk with math majors who went on to have successful  [...]

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Events

Puzzle Night

Professor Steven Johnson had a fun idea for a math department community and outreach event. Since puzzles and games are a common recreation for the math-inclined, he reasoned that [...]

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Events

MIT Women in Mathematics Lunch Seminar

The MIT Women in Mathematics group regularly hosts professional-development lunch seminars  featuring  talks by leading female-identifying mathematicians to offer encouragement and advice to  women junior mathematicians and math majors. This [...]

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Students Awarded for Community Building

Undergraduates Talia BlumKatie Gravel, and Letong “Carina” Hong, and graduate students Peter Haine and Chengzhao “Richard” Zhang received Community Building Awards “for individuals who have made significant contributions to building and strengthening our MIT Mathematics community.”

Honorable [...]

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PRIMES and Marisa Gaetz Receive MLK Jr. Leadership Award

The 2021 MIT Martin Luther King Jr. Leadership Award recognizes the PRIMES program and Marisa Gaetz ’20, now a doctoral candidate, at the 47th Annual MLK Jr. Celebration on February 10, 2021.

PRIMES is recognized [...]

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Initiatives

Reading Group: An Inclusive Academy

During the Summer of 2020, we held a reading group/seminar on Part I of An Inclusive Academy: Achieving Diversity and Excellence by Abigail Stewart and 

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