# News

## Virginia Tech Regional Mathematics Contest

### December 03, 2018 • Categories: Announcements

Notre Dame Mathematics Honors students, Yuxin Lin and Ting Gong, placed in the top 20 in this year's VT Math contest.

The Virginia Tech Regional Mathematics Contest is sponsored each fall by the Mathematics Department at Virginia Tech. More than 200 colleges and universities throughout VA, DC, GA, IL, MD, NJ, NY, OH, NC, PA, SC, TN, WV and other states are invited to participate each year.…

## Marshall Scholar, Katherine Gallagher

### December 03, 2018 • Categories: Awards and Announcements

Congratulations to senior Katie Gallagher, who has been named one of the University's two 2019 Marshall Scholars. Gallagher, from Naperville, Illinois, is an honors mathematics and music major. She is co-founder and co-president of the Notre Dame Women in Math Group, and has served as concertmaster and principal viola for the Notre Dame Symphony Orchestra. Off campus she volunteers as a sectional coach for the South Bend Youth Symphony Orchestras. More....…

## Claudia Polini: 2019 Fellow of the AMS

### November 01, 2018 • Categories: Awards and Announcements

## 2018 Richard Sady Prize

### October 26, 2018 • Categories: Awards and Announcements

### 2018 Richard Sady Prize: Nicolas Chavarria Gomez

Each year the department presents the Richard Sady Prize to our best second year graduate student based on his/her performance in the basic courses he/she took in their first year. Richard Sady was a graduate student in our department and received his Ph.D. in Mathematics in 1977. He then was an assistant professor at Pembroke State University in North Carolina where he died in 1982. He was beloved by many here. This fund was established in his name.…

## 2018/2019 Balles Award

### October 25, 2018 • Categories: Awards and Announcements

**Honors Program:** Katherine Gallagher

**Distinguished Scholar:** James Venzor

ROBERT P. BALLES

ANNUAL PRIZE IN MATHEMATICS

Robert P. Balles is a retired California Community College mathematics professor, retired businessman, and private investor. His mission is to recognize and reward the most outstanding mathematics majors entering their senior year at the University of Notre Dame.…

## Notre Dame Math postdocs awarded travel grants

### September 10, 2018 • Categories: Announcements

Notre Dame Math postdocs Darlayne Addabbo, Gabe Conant, and Allesio Sammartano are among the 2018 recipients of AMS/Simons Foundation Travel Grants…

## NSF FRG in Model Theory of Differential and Difference Equations

### July 17, 2018 • Categories: Announcements

## Timothy O'Meara

### June 25, 2018 • Categories: Announcements

"Timothy O'Meara, Kenna Professor of Mathematics Emeritus and Notre Dame Provost Emeritus, died on June 17 at age 90. Hired personally by university president Fr. Hesburgh in 1962, O'Meara served two terms as chair of the math department and did much to build it up into one of the…

## The Math Bunker

### May 29, 2018 • Categories: Announcements

### Math Bunker provides tutoring, fellowship for students in proof-based courses.

By Deanna Csomo McCool

In its most recent issue, Notre Dame's College of Science Magazine profiles the math department's student run (and student dubbed) "Math Bunker" in an article called Proof Postive…

## 2018 Richard Sady Dissertation Prize

### May 04, 2018 • Categories: Awards and Announcements

**The Richard Sady Dissertation Prize**

The Richard Sady Dissertation Prize is for the best dissertation as judged by the graduate committee. Richard Sady was a graduate student in our department and received his Ph.D. in Mathematics in 1977. He then was an assistant professor at Pembroke State University in North Carolina where he died in 1982. He was beloved by many here. This fund was established in his name.…