Cathleen Synge Morawetz died on August 8, 2017. She was 94 years old.
A memorial will be held in room WWH 109 on November 17 at 1pm.
As of September 1, 2017 the Mathematics faculty at the Tandon School of Engineering will join the Department of Mathematics in the Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences. The Courant math department will be the math department for both the College of Arts and Sciences and the Tandon School of Engineering. The department will be responsible for mathematics classes across the university.