# IU Team Semi-Finalists in the Society of Actuaries Challenge 2018

All American finalists and semifinalists in the Society of Actuaries Challenge of 2018 are from Indiana!

# Linda McKinley receives the 2018 Gordon Faculty Award

Linda McKinley received the 2018 Gordon Faculty Award.

# Nam Le to be Honored with Outstanding Junior Faculty Award

Nam Le will receive a 2018 Outstanding Junior Faculty Award from Indiana University.

# 2018 Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) call for applications

The Department of Mathematics at Indiana University Bloomington has one of the longest-running Research Experiences for Undergraduates programs in the nation.

# Zorn Postdoctoral position

Pending budget approval, the Department of Mathematics seeks applications for at least one Zorn Research Postdoctoral Fellowships beginning in the Fall of 2018.

# Work of faculty member David Fisher subject of IPAM Workshop

Work on Zimmer's Conjecture by department faculty member David Fisher with Aaron Brown and Sebastian Hurtado Salazar will be the subject of an Institute of Pure and Applied Mathematics workshop January 22-26 at UCLA.

# Ciprian Demeter Invited to Give ICM Lecture

Ciprian Demeter is an invited speaker at the 2018 International Congress of Mathematicians (ICM) which will be held August 1 - 9, 2018 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

# James Davis Elected AMS Fellow

James Davis was elected into the 2018 Class of Fellows of the American Mathematical Society for contributions to geometric topology, especially through surgery theory, and for exposition.

# Assistant or Associate Professor position

The Department of Mathematics seeks applications for a tenured or tenure-track position with appointment beginning in Fall 2018.

# Work of faculty member David Fisher subject of Bourbaki Seminar

Work on Zimmer's Conjecture by department faculty member David Fisher with Aaron Brown and Sebastian Hurtado Salazar was the subject of a Bourbaki Seminar in October presented by Serge Canat.

# Mathematics alumna Elizabeth Oates Featured in New College Magazine

Mathematics and Economics (B.A. ’07, Economics, Mathematics) Alumna Elizabeth Oats is featured in the new *The College Magazine* "20 under 40" feature.

# Mathematics Alumni Newsletter

The 2017 Mathematics Alumni Newletter is now available.

# Russ Lyons's 60th Birthday Honored by Conference: Elegance in Probability

Asaf Nachmias, Ron Peled, and Yuval Peres have organized a conference, Elegance in Probability, to honor Indiana University mathematician Russ Lyons's 60th birthday.

# Team with IU Student Kushal Shah Wins Second Place in a Hackathon

The company 84.51(degrees), headquartered in Cincinnati, does the analytics for Kroger. The weekend after the first week of class, they sponsored a "hackathon"--an overnight coding event.

# Work of faculty member Ciprian Demeter subject of Bourbaki Seminar

Work on the Vinogradov Mean Value Theorem by department faculty member Ciprian Demeter with Larry Guth and Jean Bourgain was the subject of a Bourbaki Seminar in June presented by Lillian Pierce.

# New Methods for Zimmer's Conjectures the subject of an IPAM Workshop

The Institute for Pure and Applied Mathematics at UCLA is sponsoring a workshop on the breakthrough mathematical approaches to Zimmer's Conjectures developed by IU Professor David Fisher and mathematical colleagues Aaron Brown and Sebastian Hurtado Salazar.

# Baptiste Dejean named a 2017 Goldwater Scholar

Baptiste Dejean, of Indiana University Bloomington, was named a 2017 Goldwater Scholar.

# Kevin Zumbrun selected as a Fellow of the SIAM, Class of 2017

Kevin Zumbrun has been selected as a Fellow of the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics, Class of 2017.