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Undergraduate Prizes 2020-2021

Below are undergraduate prizes awarded in Mathematics for the 2020-2021 academic year. Alexander Prize • Hanna Mularczyk Friends Prize • Kenz Kallal • Lux Zhao Highbridge Prize • Serina Hu...
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Commendations for Extraordinary Teaching

Dean of Undergraduate Education Amanda Claybaugh sent letters of Special Commendation for Extraordinary Teaching in Extraordinary Times to Wes Cain Janet Chen Voula Collins David Freund Dusty Grundmeier Flor Hunziker...
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Melanie Matchett Wood

Melanie Matchett Wood wins $1M NSF Waterman Award

Professor Melanie Matchett Wood has received the National Science Foundation's annual Alan T. Waterman award, which recognizes an outstanding early-career U.S. science or engineering researcher who demonstrates exceptional individual achievements...
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DeMarco Popa and Wood

Three New Professors Join Department

Harvard Mathematics welcomes three new Professors to our Department in July: Laura DeMarco in Dynamical Systems, Mihnea Popa in Algebraic Geometry, and Melanie Matchett Wood in Number Theory. More on...
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#shutdownSTEM–10 June 2020

In partnership with the Harvard Division of Science, the Mathematics Department used the call to #shutdownSTEM on 10 June to initiate a discussion of actions we can take, individually and...
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David Kazhdan Awarded Shaw Prize

David Kazhdan, Professor Emeritus of Mathematics at Harvard and Professor of Mathematics at Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel was co-recipient along with Alexander Beilinson of The Shaw Prize in Mathematical Sciences...
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