# News Archive

## CURRENT NEWS - 2023-2024

June 2024 - The Math Center - Helping Students Succeed - College of Science

June 2024 - Selvi Kara - What it Means to Meet a Mathematician - College of Science

May 2024 - Thomas Yassmin - PAC-12 Honors Roll - Department of Mathematics

May 2024 - Jim Keener - Faculty Retiree - College of Science

May 2024 - Davar Khoshnevisan - Distinguished Professor - College of Science

April 2024 - Muskan Walia - Goldwater Scholar - College of Science

March 2024 - Aaron Fogelson: SIAM Fellow - College of Science

March 2024 - The Beauty of Mathematics - College of Science

March 2024 - Two Fulbright Semi-Finalists - College of Science

February 2024 - SIAM Student Modeling Contest - Department of Mathematics

February 2024 - Eliza Diggins - Rhodes Scholar Finalist - College of Science

February 2024 - Nash Ward - PME Speaker Award - Department of Mathematics

January 2024 - Sean Lawley - How Long Can Menopause Be Delayed? - College of Science

January 2024 - Ken Golden - We Can Win the "Earth Race" - College of Science

December 2023 - Meet McKenzie Ezzell - Department of Mathematics

November 2023 - Anna Little - Ingredients for Data Science - College of Science

November 2023 - Meet Rachel Skipper - Department of Mathematics

November 2023 - Meet Benjamin Holt - Department of Mathematics

October 2023 - Anne Fayolle - Putting the "fun" in commutative algebra - College of Science

October 2023 - Meet Sean Cook - Department of Mathematics

October 2023 - Ken Golden - Nada Math Anxiety Here - College of Science

August 2023 - Remembering John Warnock - College of Science

August 2023 - Fred Adler - Shared Resistance in Breast Cancer Cells - College of Science

July 2023 - Aftermath - Summer 2023 - Department of Mathematics

July 2023 - Tommaso de Fernex - New Department Chair - College of Science

June 2023 - Ken Golden - Hatch Prize in Teaching - Department of Mathematics

June 2023 - Anna Tang - Fulbright Scholar - Department of Mathematics

May 2023 - Ken Golden - Opening Remarks at Wilkes Climate Summit - College of Science

May 2023 - Sean Howe - Early Career Teaching Award - Department of Mathematics

May 2023 - Sahana Kargi - College of Science Convocation Speaker - College of Science

April 2023 - Four Mathematics Students Receive Prestigious Goldwater Scholarship - College of Science

## 2022

Sept. 2022 - Christopher Hacon appointed to McMinn Chair in Mathematics - College of Science

Aug. 2022 - Snapshots: Meet Sage Blackburn - Dept. of Mathematics

Jul. 2022 - Rebecca Hardenbrook: Adventures in the Canadian Arctic - Dept. of Mathematics

Jul. 2022 - Julie Sherman: Adventures in the Canadian Arctic - Dept. of Mathematics

Jul. 2022 - Aftermath: Awards Recognize Department Excellence - Dept. of Mathematics

Jun. 2022 - Humans of the U: Annie Giokas - @The U

Jun. 2022 - Moiré Magic with Ken Golden - College of Science

Jun. 2022 - Alumna Snapshots: Lindsey Henderson - Dept. of Mathematics

May 2022 - Ken Golden Named U Presidential Societal Impact Scholar - Dept. of Mathematics

May 2022 - Muskan Walia Named Phi Beta Kappa Scholar - Dept. of Mathematics

May 2022 - Sanghoon Kwak Wins U Grad Research Fellowship - Dept. of Mathematics

May 2022 - Seungsu Lee Receives U Assistantship Award - Dept. of Mathematics

May 2022 - Eamon Quinlan-Gallego Awarded NSF Fellowship - Dept. of Mathematics

May 2022 - Alex Rasmussen Awarded NSF Fellowship - Dept. of Mathematics

Apr. 2022 - Kevin Wortman Honored with MAA Teaching Award - Dept. of Mathematics

Apr. 2022 - Samantha Linn Receives NSF-GRF Award - Dept. of Mathematics

Apr. 2022 - Kaitlin O'Dell Receives NSF-GRF Award - Dept. of Mathematics

Apr. 2022 - Eli Counterman Wins CoS University Student Researchers Award - Dept. of Mathematics

Mar. 2022 - Li-Cheng Tsai, Sloan Fellowship Recipient, Joins Math Dept. in July - Dept. of Mathematics

Mar. 2022 - Jon Chaika Wins U's Distinguished Research Award - Dept. of Mathematics

Mar. 2022 - Priyam Patel Receives U Faculty Fellow Award - Dept. of Mathematics

Mar. 2022 - In Memoriam: Frances R. Wilcox - Dept. of Mathematics

Mar. 2022 - Alumna Snapshots: Noriene Jee - Dept. of Mathematics

Feb. 2022 - Alumnus Snapshots: Paul Watkins - Dept. of Mathematics

Feb. 2022 - Snapshots: Meet Lauren Bustamante - Dept. of Mathematics

Feb. 2022 - Snapshots: Meet Eliza Diggins - Dept. of Mathematics

## 2021

Dec. 2021 - The Science of Salty Ice: A Facebook Live Event - (Interview of Ken Golden and Jody Reimer with Dean Peter Trapa)

Nov. 2021 - Aftermath-Fall 2021 - Dept. of Mathematics

Nov. 2021 - Snapshots: Meet Emily Platt - Dept. of Mathematics

Nov. 2021 - Snapshots: Meet Angie Gardiner - Dept. of Mathematics

Oct. 2021 - In Memoriam: Professor Emeritus Les Glaser - Dept. of Mathematics

Oct. 2021 - Yekaterina Epshteyn and Colleagues Win Prestigious NSF DMREF Award - Dept. of Mathematics

Sept. 2021 - Jon Chaika to Give Invited Lecture at ICM - Dept. of Mathematics

Aug. 2021 - New Data Science Club Invites Math Students - School of Computing

Jul. 2021 - Aftermath - Summer 2021 - Dept. of Mathematics

Jun. 2021 - Alumni Snapshots: Ethan Levien - Dept. of Mathematics

Jun. 2021 - Mladen Bestvina to Give Plenary Lecture at ICM - Dept. of Mathematics

May 2021 - Will COVID-19 Eventually Become Just a Seasonal Nuisance? (Fred Adler discusses his research in *Viruses*) - U Health

May 2021- How to Thermally Cloak an Object - (research of Fernando Guevara Vasquez & Trent DeGiovanni) - @THEU

May 2021 - Andy Liu Receives Honorable Mention from NSF GRFP - Dept. of Mathematics

May 2021 - Isaac Martin Awarded NSF Fellowship - Dept. of Mathematics

Apr. 2021- Using Sound Waves to Make Patterns that Never Repeat - (research of Fernando Guevara Vasquez & Elena Cherkaev) - @THEU

Mar. 2021- Amanda Cangelosi Receives U's Early Career Teaching Award - Dept. of Mathematics

Mar. 2021 - Professors Awarded NSF Fellowships - (Elizabeth Field and Alicia Lamarche) - Dept. of Mathematics

Mar. 2021- New Churchill Scholar is U’s 6th, Tying Second-Longest Streak - (about Isaac Martin) - @THEU

Mar. 2021- Alumni Snapshots: Cameron Soelberg - Dept. of Mathematics

Feb. 2021 - Priyam Patel Receives NSF CAREER Award - Dept. of Mathematics

Feb. 2021 - Firas Rassoul-Agha Awarded Simons Fellowship - Dept. of Mathematics

Feb. 2021 - Snapshots: Meet Vignesh Iyer - Dept. of Mathematics

Feb. 2021 - Snapshots: Meet Kyle Kazemini - Dept. of Mathematics

## 2020

Dec. 2020 - Fall Issue of Aftermath - Dept. of Mathematics

Dec. 2020 - Getting to Know: Bao Wang - Dept. of Mathematics

Dec. 2020 - Getting to Know: Will Feldman - Dept. of Mathematics

Nov. 2020 - U Professors' Research on Modeling Sea Ice Featured in AMS Publication - Dept. of Mathematics

Nov. 2020 - Karl Schwede Named Fellow of AMS - @TheU

Oct. 2020 - U's AWM Student Chapter Receives Scientific Excellence Award - Dept. of Mathematics

Sept. 2020 - Snapshots: Meet Boyana Martinova - Dept. of Mathematics

Sept. 2020 - Snapshots: Meet Julia Walljasper - Dept. of Mathematics

Sept. 2020 - Professor Fred Adler Mentors U Science Fair Finalist: Student Wins Spot in International Science Program - @TheU

July 2020 - Allechar Serrano López Receives U Teaching Assistant Award for Second Consecutive Year - Dept. of Mathematics

June 2020 - Aftermath: Spring Issue - Dept. of Mathematics

May 2020 - Getting to Know: Graeme Milton - Dept. of Mathematics

May 2020 - Getting to Know: Priyam Patel - Dept. of Mathematics

May 2020 - Getting to Know: Sean Howe - Dept. of Mathematics

April 2020 - Isaac Martin Awarded Prestigious Goldwater Scholarship - College of Science

April 2020 - Delaney Mosier Receives Top College of Science Award - College of Science

April 2020 - Sean Lawley Receives NSF CAREER Award - Dept. of Mathematics

April 2020 - Priyam Patel Featured in Quanta Magazine - *Quanta Magazine *

April 2020 - Jonathan Chaika Named a Simons Fellows - Dept. of Mathematics

April 2020 - Karl Schwede Named a Simons Fellows - Dept. of Mathematics

March 2020 - Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update for Spring Semester - Dept. of Public Safety

March 2020 - Allechar Serrano López: Math Grad Student - Dept. of Mathematics

March 2020 - Sabine Lang: Math Grad Student - Dept. of Mathematics

March 2020 - Kelly MacArthur Honored with U's Distinguished Teaching Award - Dept. of Mathematics

February 2020 - In Memoriam: Professor Emeritus William J. Coles - Dept. of Mathematics

January 2020 - Claire Plunkett: Math Grad Student - Dept. of Mathematics

January 2020 - Anna Nelson: Math Grad Student - Dept. of Mathematics

January 2020 - Samantha Hill: Math Grad Student - Dept. of Mathematics

## 2019

December 2019 - Adventures in the Arctic with Ryleigh Moore - Dept. of Mathematics

November 2019 - U Professor and Chair Named Fellow of American Mathematical Society (Davar Khoshnevisan) - Dept. of Mathematics

October 2019 - Math Grad Students Selected as Campus Innovators - @TheU

August 2019 - Studying Abroad: Adventures in Eastern Europe and Russia - (Profiles on Dylan Johnson and Jing Guo) - Department of Mathematics

August 2019 - Jason Albright: Modeling Fluid Dynamics at Los Alamos - Department of Mathematics

June 2019 - Distinguished Professor Uses Physics to Understand Rate of Ice Melt in Arctic - (Ken Golden) - UNews

May 2019 - Distinguished Professor Receives U Award - (Mladen Bestvina) - College Stories

May 2019 - U Mathematician Named Fellow of the Institute of Mathematical Statistics - (Firas Rassoul-Agha) - Department of Mathematics

April 2019 - Math Assistant Chair Receives U Teaching Awards - (Kelly MacArthur) - Department of Mathematics

April 2019 - U Mathematician Elected to Royal Society - (Christopher Hacon) - UNews

January 2019 - U Math Student Awarded Prestigious Churchill Scholarship - (Cameron Owen) - UNews

## 2018

December 2018 - In Memoriam: Department Mourns Passing of Michael Zhao - College of Science

November 2018 - Math Professors Named AMS Fellows (Tommaso de Fernex and Peter Trapa) - @TheU

August 2018 - Trevor James McMinn (Impact Newsletter) - Development Office

July 2018 - Akil Narayan (Faculty Spotlight) - College of Science

May 2018 - Aaron Bertram (Faculty Spotlight) - College of Science

May 2018 - Christopher Hacon (Hacon Elected to National Academy of Sciences) - UNews

March 2018 - Rebecca Hardenbrook (College of Science Research Scholar Award) - College of Science

March 2018 - Braxton Osting (Faculty Spotlight) - College of Science

March 2018 - Churchill Scholar (Scott Neville) - @TheU

March 2018 - U Professors Honored by Ecological Society of America (Fred Adler) - UNews

February 2018 - János Kollár Endows Lecturer in Mathematics - Impact Newsletter

February 2018 - Olympic Science (Ken Golden explains ice) - @TheU

January 2018 - Sean Lawley (Faculty Spotlight) - College of Science

## 2017

December 2017 - Christopher Hacon Wins 2018 Breakthrough Prize - UNews (Watch Here)

November 2017 - Emeritus Professor James H. Wolfe Passes Away - Salt Lake Tribune Obituary

November 2017 - McMinn Chair Named (Christopher Hacon) - College of Science and Department of Mathematics Event Invite

September 2017 - Presidential Scholars (Karl Schwede) - @TheU

August 2017 - New Math Department Chair (Davar Khoshnevisan) - College of Science

July 2017 - Finding REFUGE in Education - @TheU

July 2017 - Melding Math and Biology - @TheU

June 2017 - Tau: The New Pi - @TheU

May 2017 - 2017 College of Science Research Scholar Award (Ethan Lake) - College of Science

April 2017 - Three University of Utah Professors Elected to American Academy of Arts and Sciences (Christopher Hacon) - UNews

April 2017 - Tom Alberts (Faculty Spotlight) - College of Science

March 2017 - U of U Student Awarded Prestigious Hertz Fellowship (Ethan Lake) - UNews

March 2017 - March Madness by the Numbers - @TheU

March 2017 - Mathematic, Not Enigmatic - @TheU

February 2017 - "Fields Patterns" as a New Mathematical Object - UNews

January 2017 - Math Student Awarded Prestigious Churchill Scholarship (Michael Zhao) - UNews

January 2017 - Arctic Melt Ponds Form when Meltwater Clogs Ice Pores - UNews

## 2016

November 2016 - Origins of the Common Cold - UNews

August 2016 - Mathematician Joe Taylor Remembered - @TheU

March 2016 - Solving Problems for Math Teachers - @TheU

January 2016 - University of Utah Student Awarded Prestigious Churchill Scholarship (Mackenzie Simper) - UNews

## 2015

December 2015 - Darwin's Finches May Face Extinction - UNews

November 2015 - U of Utah Mathematician Wins Prestigious Prize (Christopher Hacon) - UNews

November 2015 - On Golden's Ice Pond - UNews

February 2015 - Biology's Math Problem - @TheU