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January 27, 2015
Applications due February 12, 2015: Dolciani Mathematics Enrichment Grants Tensor Women in Math Tensor-SUMMA...
January 20, 2015
Virginia Halmos died on January19, 2015 in Los Gatos California. A long-time benefactor of the MAA and other...
December 03, 2014
The Mathematical Association of America will be honoring the following award winners at the 2015 Joint Mathematics...
December 03, 2014
The Mathematical Association of America seeks to identify candidates to succeed Scott T. Chapman as editor of the...
October 15, 2014
The Second Century Campaign is a comprehensive effort to support MAA’s vision and priorities.  This five...
August 13, 2014
At the opening ceremony of the International Congress of Mathematicians 2014 in Seoul, Korea, on August 13, Fields...
July 14, 2014
Official results of the 55th International Mathematical Olympiad (IMO), held July 3-13 in Cape Town, South Africa, show...
June 26, 2014
The Mathematical Association of America has selected the 2014 recipients for the following awards: Carl B....
June 19, 2014
The MAA Committee on Early Career Mathematicians (ECM) announces the ECM Mentoring Network. This new project is aimed...
June 09, 2014
What do you do for kids who win everything? The 12 highest scorers on the 2014 United States of America Mathematical...

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Virginia Halmos Dies at Age 99

Virginia Halmos died on January19, 2015 in Los Gatos California. A long-time benefactor of the MAA and other mathematical and scholarly institutions, she was the widow of the very prominent mathematician, Paul R. Halmos. In 2002 Paul and Virginia contributed nearly $4,000,000 for the renovation and construction of the Carriage House Conference Center adjacent to the MAA headquarters complex a block off Dupont Circle in Washington, D.C. This facility was recently named the best such meeting site for gatherings of fewer than 100 in the United States.

JMM 2015 Awards Recipients Announced

The Mathematical Association of America will be honoring the following award winners at the 2015 Joint Mathematics Meetings in San Antonio:

Yueh-Gin Gung and Dr. Charles Y. Hu Award for Distinguished Service to Mathematics

<em>American Mathematical Monthly</em> Editor Search

The Mathematical Association of America seeks to identify candidates to succeed Scott T. Chapman as editor of the American Mathematical Monthly when his term ends in December 2016. The Search Committee plans to make a recommendation during the spring of 2015 so that the new editor can be approved by the Board of Governors and begin handling all new manuscript submissions in January 2016. The person named would be Editor-Elect during 2016 and would serve as Editor for the five years 2017-2021.

MAA launches $7 million Second Century Campaign

The Second Century Campaign is a comprehensive effort to support MAA’s vision and priorities.  This five-year, $7 million philanthropic campaign officially began on January 1, 2012 and was publicly launched at MathFest in Portland, Oregon on August 8, 2014.  To date, $3.5 million has been raised toward this goal. 

2014 Fields Medalists Announced

At the opening ceremony of the International Congress of Mathematicians 2014 in Seoul, Korea, on August 13, Fields Medals were awarded to

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