The Prizes and Awards ceremony was held on Thursday, January 8. The occasion was well-attended, as colleagues, mentors and students joined in honoring the recipients. The awards were as follows:

*For AMS:*

Award for Distinguished Public Service: **Richard Tapia**

Levi. L. Conant Prize: **Noam D. Elkies**

E.H. Moore Research Article Prize: **Mark Haiman**

Leroy P. Steele Prizes: **Lawrence C. Evans, Nicolai V. Krylov, John W. Milnor,** and **Cathleen Synge Morawetz**

Oswald Veblen Prize in Geometry: **David Gabai**

*For AMS-SIAM*

Norbert Wiener Prize in Applied Mathematics: **James Sethian**

*For AMS-SIAM-MAA:*

Frank and Brennie Morgan Prize for Outstanding Research in Mathematics by an Undergraduate Student: **Melanie Wood**

*For AWM:*

Louise Hay Award for Contributions to Mathematics Education: **Bozenna Pasik-Duncan**

Alice T. Schafer Prize for Excellence in Mathematics by an Undergraduate Woman: **Kimberly Spears**

*for MAA*

Certificates for Meritorious Service: **Richard Barlow, Underwood Dudley, Thomas Hern, John W. Kenelly,** and **Stephen Ligh**

Yueh-Gin Gung and Dr. Charles Y. Hu Award for Distinguished Service to Mathematics: **T. Christine Stevens**

Deborah and Franklin Tepper Haimo Awards for Distinguished College or University Teaching of Mathematics: **Thomas Garrity, Andrew Chiang-Fung Liu, **and **Olympia Nicodemi**

The **2004 Prizes and Awards booklet** includes all the prize and award citations and the responses of the recipients.

*--- Annette Emerson, AMS Public Awareness Officer*

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