News

April 27, 2011
The Benoit Mandelbrot Memorial Scientific Meeting will be held on Friday, April 29 and Saturday, April 30, 2011.
March 7, 2011
This year's Feit Memorial Lecture will be presented by Allen Knutson of Cornell University, on Wednesday, March 23 at 4:30 pm. See our calendar for further details.
March 7, 2011
This year's Piatetski-Shapiro Memorial Lecture will be presented by Alexandre Kirillov of the University of Pennsylvania, on Wednesday March 30 at 4:30 pm. See our calendar for further details.
February 22, 2011
This year's Hahn Lectures were given by Matthew Emerton of Northwestern University.
January 1, 2011
The Barge Prize  in mathematics will be awarded to freshmen and sophomores on the basis of a competitive exam.
November 15, 2010
This year's Robinson Lecture was given by Michael Rabin of Harvard University.  Rabin is known for his foundational work in theoretical computer science, including automata theory, randomized algorithms and cryptography.
October 20, 2010
We are saddened by the death of our colleague, Benoit Mandelbrot, on Thursday Oct. 14 2010. An appreciation by Michael Frame is found on the following page.