## News Highlights

The Association for Women in Mathematics (AWM) and the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM) have selected Éva Tardos to deliver the Sonia Kovalevsky Lecture at the 2018 SIAM Annual Meeting.

Aaron Chen '17, currently enrolled in the graduate program at the University of Chicago, has been awarded an NSF graduate fellowship.

Three out of the 40 coveted Simons Fellowships in Mathematics for 2018 have been awarded to Cornell mathematics faculty members: Professor Marcelo Aguiar, Associate Professor Lionel Levine and Professor Alex Vladimirsky.

- This prize is given every three years to a researcher (within six years of completing their Ph.D.) in applicable linear algebra.

## Upcoming Events

- Friday, April 20, 2018 - 4:30pmBobby KleinbergCornell University
Card Games, Inevitable Patterns, and Computation

- Monday, April 23, 2018 - 2:30pmHung TranTexas Tech University
Einstein four manifolds and sectional curvature

- Monday, April 23, 2018 - 2:30pmPhilippe NadeauUniversité Lyon 1
Dual braid monoids, Koszul algebras, and clusters

- Thursday, April 26, 2018 - 4:30pmMike HopkinsHarvard University
Homotopy theory and its many roles in mathematics