Math Newsletter: Fall 2020

The semiannual Bryn Mawr Math Newsletter includes recent departmental news and photographs.

Math Majors Partake in Summer 2020 Internships

Pandemic notwithstanding, these students were able to participate in activities over the summer to enhance their mathematical understandings.



Shefali Ramakrishna '22
Lyncy Nyandoche '21
Hemlata Sharma '22
Kate Gold '21
Anna Thompson '22
Zaynab Ghazi '22
Zarina Mehta '21
Kristal Marcano '21
Elia Anagnostou '21
Olga Shevchuk '22
Saumyaa Mehra '21
Xinru Liu '22

Chair and Professor of Math Lisa Traynor Receives Faculty Award

Chair and Professor of Math Lisa Traynor received the Class of 1897 Professorship in Science during the 2020 faculty awards.

Victor Donnay and Students Present Solar Panel Installation Proposal 

The professor of mathematics and students Liwei Yang '21 and Johnluca Fenton (HC '21) worked with residents on a solar panel installation proposal for the Haverford Township Board of Commissioners.

Assistant Professor Erica Graham and "Mathematically Gifted and Black"

Erica Graham, assistant professor of mathematics, participated in the PRiME (Pomona Research in Mathematics Experience) Speaker Series "Mathematically Gifted and Black: Changing the Face of Mathematics" on July 21.

Professor Victor Donnay joins STEM Equity Collective

Victor Donnay, professor of mathematics, is listed among those on the steering committee of The Philadelphia STEM Equity Collective working to get more women, Black, and Latinx Philadelphians in STEM.

Lisa Traynor Publishes on Legendrians

Professor of Mathematics Lisa Traynor publishes "The Relative Gromov Width of Lagrangian Cobordisms Between Legendrians."

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