About me

      I am Rebeca Saccochi, I'm from Brazil and a first year PHD student at the University of Illinois at Chicago. I'm interested in Group Theory and Commutative Algebra. I got my master's degree from University of Brasilia, Brazil, and it was regarding covering of groups, groups central-by-finite and non-commutative graphs associated to a group with Professor Cristina Acciarri. Here you can find my master's thesis in Portuguese with abstract in English.

Curriculum Vitae

You can find here my CV.

Teaching Schedule

Fall 2016:

MATH 090 TR 9:00AM-9:50AM 310 AH
MATH 090 TR 11:00AM-11:50AM 307 AH
MATH 090 TR 12:00PM-12:50PM 306 AH


These four files are part of a workshop on LaTeX. The material is in Portuguese.

Course - Part 1
Course - Part 2
Course - Part 3
Defining colors

Personal Information

I love cats and horses. I have 11 cats back home and one here in Chicago and I did horseback rinding for 12 years. These are some pictures of them:




Penelope and I