Syracuse University College of Arts and Sciences
Syracuse University
Department of Mathematics

Pi Mu Epsilon
New York Alpha Chapter

May 2015 induction
Induction ceremony, May 2015

History and Mission

Pi Mu Epsilon is the national mathematics honorary society. Founded in 1914 at Syracuse University, PME currently has over 350 chapters at colleges and universities throughout the United States. The purpose of the society is to promote mathematical activities among students.


Pi Mu Epsilon hosts mathematical talks given for and by SU undergraduates, mathematical movie screenings and other social events. It also runs advising panels and organizes Putnam exam preparation sessions. Events are announced via email; to be added to the mailing list, send a message to Steven Sorokanich Recent and forthcoming events also appear on this page.

Some of the recent student presentations: Careers in Finance by Tessa Xie; Quantitative Finance by Craig Allen.


Membership in Pi Mu Epsilon, New York Alpha Chapter is open to all students in good standing with Syracuse University who meet the eligibility requirements listed below.

Officers 2015-16

Spring 2015 Inductees

Weiyi Chen, Tyler Fernandez, Faith Hopeck, Wei-yu Hsieh, Zhaoheng Li, Manxi Qin, Mengran Zhang.

Spring 2014 Inductees

Mary-Johanna Adjetey, Kevin Donovan, Amine Elmeghni, Fred Gard, JiaJin Lei, Lameess Mehanna, Kaitlin O'Rourke, Liwen Qin, Tessa Xie, Ju Yuan, Zhan Zhao.

Spring 2013 Inductees

Craig Allen, Grant Griffiths, Stephen Sorokanich III, Xin Tian, Ashley Valentijn.

Fall 2012 Inductees

Bingjing Feng, Xinyi (Shirley) He, Stanley Hoffman, Randi Rodecker, Shuo Zhang.

Spring 2012 Inductees

Joe Andrade, JiaYu Chen, Dan Goldman, Chris Hoffman, Dylan Hsu, Qiu Jin, Ben Kaplan, Alex Lam, Han Li, Yunjia Mi, Terence Nip, Keeley Naughton, James Schwartz, Liwei Zhu.