On April 19, Francis Su of Harvey Mudd College delivered the first Robert F. Olin Endowed Distinguished Lecture in Science, on the topic of The Mathematics of Human Flourishing.

## 2023 SEC Topology Conference June 2-4th

The first SEC Topology Workshop will take place in the Mathematics Department at the University of Alabama from June 2-4. This will be an annual workshop series that aims to

## Keisha Cook, honored by the UA Black Alumni Association.

Math Department alum Keisha Cook, currently a faculty member at Clemson University, is being honored by the UA Black Alumni Association as one of their “60 for 60” marking 60

## Francis Su of Harvey-Mudd College visited the Department of Mathematics

Francis Su of Harvey-Mudd College visited the Department to give the colloquium and have lunch with some of the graduate students. From left to right are Francis Su, Vikram Singh,

## Riley Nold, awarded Goldwater Scholarship

One of our current AMP students, Riley Nold, is awarded Goldwater Scholarship. More about this can be found at the link below: https://news.ua.edu/2023/04/two-ua-students-named-goldwater-scholars/

## Bülent Tosun, named a Simons Fellow in Mathematics for 2023.

Bülent Tosun of the Department of Mathematics has been named a Simons fellow in Mathematics for 2023. This prestigious fellowship allows him to take a year’s leave. He will send