ICERM Reunion at JMM 2018

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January 10, 2018 - ICERM was pleased to host its second annual reunion for our past, present and future participants at the 2018 Joint Mathematics Meeting held in San Diego, CA. We look forward to making this an annual tradition!

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Eli Grigsby Joins ICERM as Deputy Director

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October 19, 2017 - ICERM is pleased to announce that Julia Elisenda (Eli) Grigsby is joining ICERM as a Deputy Director, effective January 1. She is a professor of mathematics at Boston College and a leading expert in low-dimensional topology, knot theory, and related homology theories. Eli has received a number of awards and recognitions, include the Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE) in 2016.

Eli succeeds Homer Walker, who will complete 4 1/2 years of service as Deputy Director at the end of this year. We are most grateful for Homer's wise advice and careful management of numerous workshops and semester programs.

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Foundation Announces Simons Collaboration on Arithmetic Geometry, Number Theory and Computation

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July 13, 2017 - The Simons Foundation announced a new Simons Collaboration - Arithmetic Geometry, Number Theory and Computation - which grew directly out of the Fall 2015 ICERM program Computational Aspects of the Langlands Program. The collaboration includes Jennifer Balakrishnan (BU), Noam Elkies (Harvard), Bjorn Poonen (MIT), Andrew Sutherland (MIT), and John Voight (Dartmouth), and Brendan Hassett (Director, ICERM).

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Microsoft Research gifts $50K to ICERM

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July 1, 2017 - ICERM recently received a generous gift of $50,000 from Microsoft Research. We are very grateful to them for their support.

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Brown names math institute founder new research VP

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July 1, 2017 - ICERM's founding Director, Jill Pipher, officially began her new role as Vice President for Research at Brown University this month.

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