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Every year the Mathematics Department awards prizes for outstanding achievement in mathematics and contributions to the mathematics community within Northwestern. The prizes are awarded at a gala departmental ceremony held in early summer, to which all undergraduates, faculty, graduate students, and guests are invited.

2020 Undergraduate Awards and graduation celebration

(Above Image: Presentation Slide by 2020 Awards/Graduation Celebration's featured Speaker, Prof. Francis Su)

This year's awards and graduation event was celebrated via our Zoom on June 17th, with featured guest speaker, Francis Su of Harvey Mudd College.  Prof. Su’s speech, "Mathematical Virtues in a Post-Pandemic World", centered on what our graduates can expect to retain from their college math degree and how their mathematical training has shaped their character for the world today. 

2020 Undergraduate Award Winners


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