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Join us to kick off Fermilab’s FY20 continuation of InclusionMatters, featuring a chamber music ensemble from Chicago Sinfonietta. The free concert takes place on Thursday, Oct. 10, from 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. in Ramsey Auditorium. Come as we honor and reflect on the musical and cultural contributions of some of the world’s most prolific composers during Chicago Sinfonietta’s specially curated Hispanic Heritage Month performance and discussion. This presentation features: • A one-hour concert featuring classical works of composers including José Pablo…

Karen Uhlenbeck’s pioneering work marries math with physics. Her work in the field of mathematical physics has earned her numerous honors and awards, including the 1988 Noether Lecture award, the National Medal of Science in 2001, and the 2007 Steele Prize for a Seminal Contribution to Mathematical Research from the American Mathematical Society. A MacArthur fellow, she is also the first woman to win the Abel Prize in its 17-year history.

From Brookhaven National Laboratory: Yale University doctoral student and MicroBooNE scientist Brooke Russell has been awarded the 2019 Gertrude Scharff-Goldhaber Prize. The award was established in 1992 by Brookhaven Women in Science, a nonprofit organization that supports and encourages the advancement of women in science.