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Exceptional Departmental Service, Remote Learning Transition of 2020 Award

May 2020

Charles Stine has been awarded the "Exceptional Departmental Service, Remote Learning Transition of 2020 Award" for his contributions to supporting the department’s pivot to remote learning.

2020 Jerome Levine Prize Recipient

May 2020

Langte Ma has been awarded the 2020 Jerome Levine Prize for his outstanding PhD thesis,"Gluing and Surgery for the Casson-Seiberg-Witten Invariant of Integral Homology S1 × S3".

 

May 2020

Wei Lu has been awarded the "2020 Outstanding Graduate Teaching Award" for the Department of Mathematics, based on the high quality of his efforts as a member of the Brandeis teaching community.

May 2019

Ying Zhou has been awarded the 2019 Jerome Levine Prize for his outstanding PhD thesis.

2019 GSAS Teaching Prize Recipient

May 8, 2019

Eric Hanson has been awarded the Graduate Student Teaching Prize. Eric received outstanding evalutations from both students and professors, demonstrated consistently excellent preparation of the materials, and his teaching demonstrates a strong engagement with undergraduates.

Yan Zhuang awarded the 2018 Jerome Levine Prize

May 2018

Yan Zhuang has been awarded the 2018 Jerome Levine Prize for his outstanding PhD thesis.

April 30, 2018

Charlotte Rose Morris-Wright has been awarded the Graduate Student Teaching Prize, in appreciation of her dedication and skill in the teaching of mathematics.

Read more on the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences website.

Undergraduate News

2020 Shapiro Prize in Mathematics Recipient

May 2020

Brian Mintz '20 has been awarded the "Shapiro Prize in Mathematics". The prize is given annually in memory of Professor Arnold Shapiro

2019 Shapiro Prize in Mathematics Recipient

May 2019

Thomas O'Hare ’19 has been awarded the Shapiro Prize in Mathematics. The prize is given annually in memory of Professor Arnold Shapiro. Thomas will be starting his PhD at the Ohio State University in fall 2019.

Richard Haburcak awarded the Shapiro Prize in Mathematics

May 2018

Richard Haburcak ’18 has been awarded the Shapiro Prize in Mathematics. The prize is given annually in memory of Professor Arnold Shapiro. Richard is beginning his graduate work at Dartmouth College in the fall.

Brandeis Putnam team placed 106th in the Putnam competition

February 2018

The Brandeis Putnam team, coached by Professor Kiyoshi Igusa, placed 106th out of 575 participating colleges in the prestigious and difficult Putnam competition. Congratulations to team members PJ Apruzzese, Kevin Wang, Kaiyue He and other participants (Thomas O'Hare, Eric Skalnes).