The Department of Mathematics welcomes its 2019-2020 cohort of graduate students. Our incoming class represents six states: Minnesota, Florida, Alabama, Kentucky, California, Washington, includes four international students, and one exchange student from France. Emily Hoard has received a Provost Scholarship, and Diane McMillan has received a Ford Foundation Scholarship. Two Accelerated Master's Platform (AMP) students now are officially in the graduate program; Jeremy Lilly, and Noah Langlie. We also have a new AMP student; Michael Kupperman. Congratulations to all! Please join in greeting them and wishing them success in their first year.