2001 Essay Contest
About the Essay
Biographies of Women in Math
Results of the 2001 AWM Essay Contest: Biographies of
Contemporary Women in Mathematics
The 2001 contest was sponsored by the
Computer Science Research Institute at
Sandia National Labs.
- 1st Place: Biographical
Essay: Misha E. Kilmer by Sana Ahmed, Townsend Harris High School,
Flushing, New York.
- Honorable Mention: Joan
Feigenbaum by Jessica Berger, Townsend Harris High School, Flushing,
- Honorable Mention: Lenore
Cowen by Marlo Dublin, Townsend Harris High School, Flushing, New
- 1st Place: Women In
Mathematical Sciences: To Infinity and Beyond! A Biographical Essay on Dr. Toni
Galvin by Alexandra McKinney, Londonderry Middle School, Londonberry,
- Honorable Mention: Sharon
Lozano by Sarah Overton, O. Henry Middle School, Austin, Texas.
- Honorable Mention: Biography of Dr. Elizabeth
Chambliss by Evan Gilliland, O. Henry Middle School, Austin,
- Honorable Mention: Trista Giacalone by Alex Maccaro,
Oyster Bay High School, Oyster Bay, New York.
Some essays have been modified for posting on the AWM web site.
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