Founded in 1888, the mission of the American Mathematical Society is to further the interests of mathematical research, scholarship and education, serving the national and international community through publications, meetings, advocacy and other programs. In 1896, the AMS meeting hosted by the University at Buffalo is recognized as the first colloquium of the Society.
Welcome to the Association for Women in Mathematics (AWM) Chapter at the University at Buffalo.  AWM is a non-profit organization founded in 1971 for the purpose of encouraging women and girls to have active careers in the mathematical sciences, and promoting equal opportunity and the equal treatment of women and girls in the mathematical sciences.
The Mathematical Sciences Research Institute (MSRI) is dedicated: to the advancement and communication of fundamental knowledge in mathematics and the mathematical sciences; to the development of human capital for the growth and use of such knowledge; and, to the cultivation in the larger society of awareness and appreciation of the beauty, power and importance of mathematical ideas and ways of understanding the world.