In the News

Browse and search through these sources to learn about new research in mathematics, people, events, media coverage, and how to contact the AMS Public Awareness Office.

The Blog on Math Blogs, by past AMS-AAAS Mass Media Fellows Brie Finegold and Evelyn Lamb, is a great way to follow and comment on blogs by science writers and mathematicians.
Find recent AMS news releases and other news about mathematics, plus the archive of news prior to 2008.
Math in the Media
Keep informed with this monthly online magazine featuring Tony's Take (brief explanations about major mathematics stories in the media), Math Digest (summaries of media coverage about mathematics and mathematicians), and Reviews (links to reviews of books, plays, films and television programs).
In Memory Of...
See notices of recent deaths of mathematicians around the world.
Information for the Media
Link to experts by mathematical topic and by name and find contacts at the professional mathematical societies in the U.S.
Inside Science TV
View video spots of the latest discoveries and applications that are shown on local TV news programs nationwide. The AMS partners with the American Institute of Physics to suggest spots on mathematics.
Communicating Mathematics in the Media: A Guide
Find a checklist for submitting op-eds and letters to the editor, guidelines for communicating mathematics, links to op-eds and letters to the editor by mathematical scientists and more.
Headlines & Deadlines
Sign up to receive twice-monthly email of news, announcements about programs, publications, and events of interest to the mathematical community, as well as alerts about upcoming deadlines for AMS and other fellowship and grant applications, calls for proposals, and meeting registrations.
AMS for Students
Find news and deadlines for high school and undergraduate mathematics students and advisors.

Contact the AMS Public Awareness Office

Notify us of news about media coverage about mathematicians, research, institutions, events, prizes, deaths of mathematicians:

  • Public Awareness Officers Mike Breen and Annette Emerson
  • Email: AMS Public Awareness Office
  • Telephone: 401-455-4000 worldwide (in U.S. 800-321-4267)
  • Fax: 401-331-3842
  • Postal Mail: American Mathematical Society, Public Awareness Office, 201 Charles Street, Providence, RI 02904, USA.
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