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enPutnam Competition Names Top Students in College Mathematics
https://www.maa.org/news/putnam-competition-names-top-students-in-college-mathematics
<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><div>The results of the <a href="https://www.maa.org/math-competitions/putnam-competition">William Lowell Putnam Mathematical Competition</a>, the preeminent undergraduate mathematics competition, were announced today. The 78th annual Putnam Mathematical Competition, organized by the Mathematical Association of America, recognized the Massachusetts Institute of Technology as the top team and five undergraduate students were named Putnam Fellows for their high scores on the rigorous six-hour mathematics exam.</div>
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</div></div></div>Mathematical Association of America Welcomes New Secretary, President-Elect, and Board of Directors Members
https://www.maa.org/news/mathematical-association-of-america-welcomes-new-secretary-president-elect-and-board-of-directors
<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p><strong>Washington, DC -</strong> On Feb. 1, the Mathematical Association of America (MAA) welcomes the following officers to the Board of Directors: </p>
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<p>Secretary, James Sellers, The Pennsylvania State University</p>
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<p>President-Elect, Michael Dorff, Brigham Young University</p>
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<p>Vice President, Carol Schumacher, Kenyon College</p>
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<p>Chair of Congress, Suzanne Dorée, Augsburg University</p>
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<p>Officer-at-Large, Jennifer Quinn, University of Washington Tacoma</p></li></ul></div></div></div>MAA to Honor Exemplary Mathematical Papers and Service at Joint Mathematics Meetings
https://www.maa.org/news/maa-to-honor-exemplary-mathematical-papers-and-service-at-joint-mathematics-meetings
<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.38;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span id="docs-internal-guid-efea94de-ba80-43fc-ad9b-8d02927e8577"><span style="font-size: 11pt; font-family: Arial; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); background-color: transparent; font-variant-numeric: normal; font-variant-east-asian: normal; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;">WASHINGTON, DC - Prizes for meritorious service and exemplary writing will be awarded to mathematicians David Bressoud, Gary Gordon, Hortensia Soto, Ronald Taylor, Jr., and Daniel Velleman by the </span><a href="http://www.maa.org" target="_blank</body></html>"></a></span></p></div></div></div>MAA to Honor Authors of Year’s Best Books in Mathematics
https://www.maa.org/news/maa-to-honor-authors-of-year-s-best-books-in-mathematics
<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.38;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span id="docs-internal-guid-2f4b0005-ba7e-8476-fe4f-d7124b0adbd2"><span style="font-size: 11pt; font-family: Arial; color: rgb(0, 0, 0); background-color: transparent; font-variant-numeric: normal; font-variant-east-asian: normal; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap;">WASHINGTON, DC - Awards for the year’s best books in mathematics will be given to Matt Parker, Roland van der Veen, and Jan van de Craats by the </span><a href="http://www.maa.org" target="_blank"><span style="font-size: 11pt; font-family: </body></html>"></span></a></span></p></div></div></div>Taylor & Francis Group and the Mathematical Association of America begin publishing partnership in 2018
https://www.maa.org/news/taylor-francis-group-and-the-mathematical-association-of-america-begin-publishing-partnership-in
<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>Taylor & Francis Group and the Mathematical Association of America (MAA) are pleased to announce their new publishing partnership beginning in 2018.</p>
<p>Taylor & Francis Group will publish three journals on behalf of the association: <em>The American Mathematical Monthly</em>, <em>College Mathematics Journal</em>, and <em>Mathematics Magazine</em>, as well as one of the association magazines, <em>Math Horizons</em>.</p></div></div></div>MAA Authors selected for 'Best Writing on Mathematics'
https://www.maa.org/news/maa-authors-selected-for-best-writing-on-mathematics
<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 Mathematical Association of America is happy to announce that two articles from MAA publications have been selected in <a href="https://press.princeton.edu/titles/11102.html"><em>The Best Writing on Mathematics 2017</em></a>, a Princeton University Press collection.</p>
<p>The MAA is proud that authors who publish with the MAA continue to set the bar for excellence in mathematical writing.</p></div></div></div>American Mathematical Society and Mathematical Association of America Announce AMS Acquisition of MAA Book Program
https://www.maa.org/news/american-mathematical-society-and-mathematical-association-of-america-announce-ams-acquisition-of
<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>PROVIDENCE, RI, - The American Mathematical Society and the Mathematical Association of America announced September 29 an agreement for the AMS to acquire the MAA’s book publishing program. The high-quality mathematics titles and textbooks developed and edited by MAA Press will now be published as an imprint of the AMS Book Program. This agreement includes all existing MAA Press books, as well as a renewable license to continue to publish new books under the MAA Press imprint.</p></div></div></div>MAA Announces $150,000 to Increase Diversity in Math
https://www.maa.org/news/maa-announces-150000-to-increase-diversity-in-math
<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p dir="ltr"><strong><span id="docs-internal-guid-ad0f056a-9546-f864-805c-85b73535bf9e">Washington, DC--</span></strong>The Mathematical Association of America, on behalf of the Tensor Foundation, awarded $159,700 in funding to 30 institutions supporting women and underrepresented groups in mathematics in 2017.</p></div></div></div>Top Mathematics Writers Awarded Prizes at MAA MathFest
https://www.maa.org/news/top-mathematics-writers-awarded-prizes-at-maa-mathfest
<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p dir="ltr">WASHINGTON, DC -- Awards for the year’s best mathematics writing were given on July 27 in Chicago by the Mathematical Association of America at MAA MathFest, one of the largest gathering of mathematicians in the country.</p></div></div></div>Nation’s Top Mathematics Educators Honored for 2017
https://www.maa.org/news/nation-s-top-mathematics-educators-honored-for-2017
<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p dir="ltr"><span id="docs-internal-guid-4a41f301-7fc3-8176-4d21-5f643c77d2f1">WASHINGTON, DC -- This year’s top mathematics educators were honored at for their dedication to teaching the next generation of quantitative thinkers with the mathematical skills to tackle real-world problems at the Mathematical Association of America MathFest in Chicago on July 27. The awards honor mathematics teaching and the authors of educational materials used in the classroom.</span></p></div></div></div>