In remembrance of Iranian Math Genius Professor “Maryam Mirzakhani”

Read about this event in the News! on North Texas daily newspaper

On November 2017 the 2nd, From 6 to 7:30 in the Student Union at University of North Texas, room 332 will be a ceremony in remembrance of Professor Maryam Mirzakhani, the first female Field prize winner in Mathematics.

Unfortunately, Professor Mirzakhani passed away this year on July 14, 2017, after a long fight with cancer while teaching at University of Stanford.

The Iranian Student Association at the University of North Texas is holding an event in remembrance of her and her legacy.

In this event, you will be presented with:

  1. A presentation on Professor Mirzakhani’s Life, Works, and Legacy
  2. An Iranian music performance (vocal and instrument)
  3. refreshments and treats

Come! join us in this event and learn how Maryam became a pioneer in Math and science.

This event is free to the public. No RSVP needed.

Please be on time.

Learn more about Dr. Maryam Mirzakhani

Parking spots’ suggestions:

Park on Side Streets. The closest to the union in on side streets near Parking lot 50 and 45 with a5 min walks to UNION.


We thank everyone who joined the program. Here is a video of the music performance and a group photo.

group picture

Group picture of the attendees on Maryam mirzakhani commemoration

Here are also some pictures from the event: