Results of the 2011 AWM Essay Contest Biographies of Contemporary Women in Mathematics

posted Jun 2, 2011, 9:51 AM by AWM Web Editor   [ updated Jun 6, 2011, 9:11 AM ]


“Mrs. Nan Mattai: More Than a Parking Spot”
By: Stephanie Wenclawski, John F. Kennedy High School
Cedar Rapids, IA

Undergraduate Level Winner
"The Masterpiece"
By: Jarami Bond, Heritage Christian Academy
Zebulon, NC
Undergraduate Level Honorable Mention
“Jen Tyne: For the Love of Math”
By: Siobhan Mccue, University of Maine
Orono, ME
High School Level Winner
Same as Grand Prize Winner

High School Level Honorable Mention

“Wang Xiaoyun: Breaker of the Digital World”
By: Yanna Gong, Eden Prairie High School
Eden Prairie, MN

“Jhina Alvarado-Morse”
Shaina Wan, Ruth Asawa School of the Art
San Francisco, CA

Middle School Level Winner

“The Square Dancing Market Researcher”
By: Sophia Marusic, Wydown Middle School
Saint Louis, MO

Middle School Level Honorable Mention
“Logical Thinking: The Most Upheld Idea of Dr. Magdalena Luca”
By: Cassandra Luca, Charles E. Brown Middle School
Newton, MA

“Dedication: the Key to Being Great”
Lisa Raymond-Schmidt, Wydown Middle School
Saint Louis, MO