310 INDEX mentioning in interview, 74 two-career couple with kids, 12 typing papers in TEX advantages of, 35 disadvantages of, 36 umbrella liability policy, 72 Undergraduate Committee, 27 undergraduate advising, 206 curriculum, 206 majors, attracting, 205 majors, awards for, 205 math majors, 204 undergraduate teaching as math department’s most im- portant product, 207 University of Rochester shutdown of graduate program, 198 vacated positions recovering, 236 value added by people in publishing, 154 Veblen, Oswald, 175 Prize, 134 Vice-Chair for Graduate Studies, 200, 203 for Graduate Studies, and finan- cial aid, 203 for Graduate Studies, duties of, 203 for graduate studies, oversees ad- missions, 203 for Undergraduate Studies, 200, 205 perks for, 200 Vice-Chairs, 200 VIGRE program, 180 Vogan, David, 87 seminar, 87 Web page personal, 36 preprints on, 37 WebWork, 224 Welch, Jack, 197 when you are done for the day, 267 whistle-blower, 218 Wiener Prize, 134 Wolf Prize, 134 workday definition of, 268 working as a team, 210 in collaboration, 96 in isolation, 94 working in isolation getting discouraged, 95 joys of, 95 writing, 152 and editing, 152 Xerox PARC, 68 xfig, 161 YMN, 7 Young Mathematicians’ Network, 7 Zygmund, Antoni, 93
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