2009 Essay Contest
About the Essay
Biographies of Women in Math
Results of the 2009 AWM Essay Contest: Biographies of
Contemporary Women in Mathematics
- First Place: "Dr. Mahlet Tadesse: A Mathematician's Quest from Ethiopia to the United States
," by Christina Bax, National Cathedral School, Bethesda, Maryland.
- Honorable Mention: "Music + Math = Linda Kadis,"
by Lena Sizikova, Mission San Jose High School, Fremont, California.
- Honorable Mention: "Dr. Laura Gunn - Family Misfit,"
by Carmen Ng, Monte Vista High School, Danville, California.