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2018 Richard Sady Prize

October 26, 2018 • Categories: Awards and Announcements

Nicolas Chavarria Gomez

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

2018/2019 Balles Award

Honors Program: Katherine Gallagher
Distinguished Scholar: James Venzor


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.…