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enProfessor Emeritus Harold W. Kuhn died on July 2, 2014
http://www.math.princeton.edu/news/home-page/professor-emeritus-harold-w-kuhn-died-july-2-2014
<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>Professor Emeritus of Mathematical Economics Harold W. Kuhn died peacefully in his sleep on July 2, 2014 in New York City, where he and his wife, Estelle (nee Henkin) lived since 2005. He would have been 89 on July 29th.</p></div></div></div>Wed, 02 Jul 2014 20:20:03 +0000wcrow3322 at http://www.math.princeton.eduProfessor Emeritus John Conway awarded Doctor Honoris Causa by Universitatea Alexandru Ioan Cuza.
http://www.math.princeton.edu/news/home-page/professor-emeritus-john-conway-awarded-doctor-honoris-causa-universitatea-alexandru
<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>On Tuesday, June 24th Professor Emeritus John Conway was awarded the title of Doctor Honoris Causa by the Universitatea Alexandru Ioan Cuza. The conference and celebration in honor of Professor Conway marked the official opening of the Grigore Moisil Institute. For more information on the award, see the official citation <a href="http://www.uaic.ro/en/doctor-honoris-causa-john-horton-conway-mathematics-chair-princeton-university/">here</a>.</p>
</div></div></div>Mon, 30 Jun 2014 18:33:32 +0000wcrow3321 at http://www.math.princeton.eduAndrei Pohoata '14 cited by USA Mathematical Olympiad
http://www.math.princeton.edu/news/home-page-undergraduate/andrei-pohoata-14-cited-usa-mathematical-olympiad
<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>Andrei Pohoata '14 has been cited by the Mathematical Association of America for his work as a grader for the Mathematical Olympiad and for the two problems he submitted for the contest. The citation reads, "A primary purpose of the USAMO is to encourage young people to excellence in problem solving and encourage them to cintinue in mathematics as a career. Mr. Pohoata provides a wonderful role model as a mathematician who continues to be involved."</p>
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</div></div></div>Wed, 18 Jun 2014 19:25:42 +0000wcrow3310 at http://www.math.princeton.eduThe Mathematics Department Congratulates the Following Majors Receiving Honors
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<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"> <h3 style="text-align: center;">Highest Honors</h3>
<p style="text-align: center;">Alan Chang<br />Eric Christopher Chen<br />Alexander Daniel Iriza<br />Eugene Alexander Katsevich<br />Kai Zong Khor<br />Daniel John Kriz<br />Dmitriy Kunisky<br />Horia Stefan Mania<br />Jane Wang</p>
<h3 style="text-align: center;">High Honors</h3>
<p style="text-align: center;">John Robert Lacayo Anderson<br />Laurent Jean Barham Cote<br />Takumi Murayama<br />Aaron Victor Schild<br />Minh-Tam Quang Trinh<br />Evangelie May Leurgans Zachos<br />Qiuyi Zhang<br />Feng Zhu</p></div></div></div>Mon, 02 Jun 2014 19:01:12 +0000wcrow3305 at http://www.math.princeton.eduThe Mathematics Department Congratulates This Year's Undergraduate Prize Winners
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<h4>The George B. Covington Prize in Mathematics</h4>
<p>Eugene Alexander Katsevich and Daniel John Kriz<br />Awarded for excellence in mathematics</p>
<h4>The Middleton Miller '29 Prize</h4>
<p>Alexander Daniel Iriza and Jane Wang<br />Awarded for best independent work in mathematics</p>
<h4>The Peter A. Greenberg '77 Prize</h4>
<p>Alan Chang, Eric Christopher Chen and Kai Zong Khor<br />Awarded for outstanding accomplishments in mathematics</p>
<h4>The Andrew H. Brown Prize</h4>
<p>Alexander Degener Smith '14<br />Awarded to the outstanding junior in mathematics</p></div></div></div>Mon, 02 Jun 2014 18:47:03 +0000wcrow3304 at http://www.math.princeton.eduCongratulations to Mathematics Concentrators Elected to Phi Beta Kappa
http://www.math.princeton.edu/news/home-page-undergraduate/congratulations-mathematics-concentrators-elected-phi-beta-kappa
<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"> <p style="text-align: center;">Alan Chang<br />Eric Christopher Chen<br />Alexander Daniel Iriza<br />Eugene Alexander Katsevich<br />Kai Zong Khor<br />Daniel John Kriz<br />Dmitriy Kunisky<br />Aaron Victor Schild<br />Minh-Tam Quang Trinh<br />Jane Yue Wang<br />Evangelie May Leurgans Zachos<br />Qiuyi Zhang<br />Feng Zhu<br />Michael Hongyu Zhu</p>
</div></div></div>Mon, 02 Jun 2014 19:03:17 +0000wcrow3306 at http://www.math.princeton.eduCongratulations to the Class of 2014
http://www.math.princeton.edu/news/home-page-undergraduate/congratulations-class-2014
<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"> <h3 style="text-align: center;">Congratulations to the Mathematics Majors in the Class of 2014!</h3>
<p style="text-align: center;">Aviv Adler<br />John Robert Lacayo Anderson<br />Andrew John Ardito<br />Alan Chang<br />Eric Christopher Chen<br />Andra Ioana Constantinescu<br />Laurent Jean Barham Cote<br />Jay Chandler Hashop<br />Alexander Daniel Iriza<br />David Carl Jensen<br />Eugene Alexander Katsevich<br />David Warren Katz<br />George Georgiev Kerchev<br />Kai Zong Khor<br />Leor Natasha Klainerman<br />Daniel John Kriz<br />Dmitriy Kunisky<br />Horia Stefan Mania</p></div></div></div>Mon, 02 Jun 2014 18:42:27 +0000wcrow3303 at http://www.math.princeton.eduProfessor Peter Sarnak to be Honored with Phi Beta Kappa Teaching Award
http://www.math.princeton.edu/news/home-page/professor-peter-sarnak-be-honored-phi-beta-kappa-teaching-award
<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>Professor Peter Sarnak will receive Princeton's Phi Beta Kappa award for excellence in undergraduate teaching. The award has been given annually since 2004, and the recipients are chosen by undergraduates in the academic honor society. Also receiving this distinction this year is Professor Bonnie Bassler, the Squibb Professor in Molecular Biology.</p></div></div></div>Fri, 30 May 2014 13:05:41 +0000wcrow3302 at http://www.math.princeton.eduThe Spring 2014 Fine Letters is Now Available
http://www.math.princeton.edu/news/home-page/spring-2014-fine-letters-now-available
<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>The spring 2014 Fine Letters, the Mathematics Department newsletter, is now available. Read about recent events in the department, new and departing faculty, notable awards, and much more.</p>
</div></div></div>Thu, 29 May 2014 18:36:17 +0000wcrow3301 at http://www.math.princeton.eduThe 2014 Alumni Open House will be Friday, May 30th, beginning at 2 p.m.
http://www.math.princeton.edu/news/home-page/2014-alumni-open-house-will-be-friday-may-30th-beginning-2-pm
<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>The Mathematics Department will hold our 2014 Alumni Open House on Friday, May 30th. Refreshments will be served along with the following talks by faculty, graduate and undergraduate students.</p>
<p>2 p.m.: Introduction by Professor David Gabai *77,*80, Chair.</p>
<p>2:05: Professor David Gabai</p>
<p>2:20: Dr. Jon Fickenscher, Instructor</p>
<p>2:35: Alex Iriza (Salutatorian, Class of 2014)</p>
<p>2:45: Phillippe Sosoe *14</p>
<p>2:55: Peter Humphries (Graduate Student)</p>
<p>3:05: Takumi Murayama (Class of 2014)</p>
<p>3:15: Jane Wang (Class of 2014)</p>
</div></div></div>Thu, 15 May 2014 18:43:27 +0000wcrow3299 at http://www.math.princeton.edu