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March 14, 2017
Tomorrow’s jobs in a knowledge-based economy require quantitative and analytical skills to succeed. The...
February 27, 2017
Team Places 6th at Romanian Master of Mathematics A team of U.S. high school students, organized by the Mathematical...
February 06, 2017
In a farewell address at the Joint Mathematics Meetings in January 2017, then MAA President Francis Su captured the...
February 02, 2017
The January 27, 2017, White House Executive Order on visas and immigration has profound implications for diplomatic,...
February 01, 2017
Deanna Haunsperger. Photo Credit: Carleton College WASHINGTON, DC - Mathematician Deanna Haunsperger of Carleton...
December 23, 2016
WASHINGTON, DC - Prizes for meritorious service and exemplary writing were awarded to Martha J. Siegel, Mark F....
December 23, 2016
WASHINGTON, DC - Janet Heine Barnett, Caren Diefenderfer, and Tevian Dray were named the 2017 Deborah and Franklin...
December 23, 2016
WASHINGTON, DC - Prizes for the year’s best books in mathematics were awarded to Ian Stewart and Tim Chartier by...
December 08, 2016
David H. Yang, a senior at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, is the recipient of the 2017 AMS-MAA-SIAM Frank...
December 05, 2016
Digital Improvements on the Horizon for MAA  From life-saving breakthroughs in medicine to big data-driven...



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In Memoriam

Ed Aboufadel (Grand Valley State University) is editor of "In Memoriam." Please send relevant information to him at

Team USA Returns to First Place in Olympics of High School Math

WASHINGTON, DC - The U.S. team won first place for the third time in four years at the 59th International Mathematical Olympiad (IMO) which took place in Cluj-Napoca, Romania on July 3-14, 2018, with 116 countries participating. Prior to a fourth place finish in 2017, the U.S.

Top High School Math Olympians Announced by MAA American Mathematics Competitions

WASHINGTON, DC - Nineteen top high school math students were honored June 4 during a ceremony in Washington, D.C. More than 300,000 students participated in the MAA American Mathematics Competitions (AMC), organized by the Mathematical Association of America (MAA) which culminates in the USA Mathematical Olympiad, the final invitational exam in a challenging series of MAA AMC competitions.

MAA Supports Summer Math Research for Underrepresented Groups

Washington, D.C. -- The Mathematical Association of America announced $324,018 in funding for 10 colleges and universities to offer a summer research experience with a stipend for students from historically underrepresented groups in mathematics as part of the Strengthening Underrepresented Minority Mathematics Achievement program. The National Research Experience for Undergraduates Program is supported by the National Science Foundation (DMS-1652506).

MAA Announces $70,000 in Dolciani Foundation Funding to Support Pre-College Math Students

Washington, D.C. – The Mathematical Association of America, on behalf of the Mary P. Dolciani Halloran Foundation, awarded $70,000 in funding to 16 organizations to develop mathematical enrichment programs for talented students in middle school or high school.

MAA Funds 42 Campuses to Prepare Math Students for Careers in Industry

Washington, D.C. – The Mathematical Association of America announces funding for 42 colleges and universities to offer a course that challenges students to use math to solve an industrial research problem as part of the MAA Preparation for Industrial Careers in Mathematical Sciences (PIC Math) program.