2017 Essay Contest Winners
(To view the winning essays, click on the author's name.)
- Dartmouth College Undergraduates
Yixuan He: Persisting Through Barriers of Inequality: A Biography of Dr. Seema Nanda
- High School Grades 9-12
Nanako Shirai: A Profession Made For Women
- Middle School Grades 6-8
Sophie Usherwood: No-Recipe Math: Rosa Orellana's Mathematical Journey
Nina Sablan: Melanie Dennis: Making Connections through mathematics
Helah Snelling: Ms. Kono's Favorite
Yixuan He's essay also won First Place at the undergraduate level and
Sophie Usherwood's essay won Honorable Mention at the middle school level in the national AWM Essay Contest!
The Mathematics Department will make this contest a yearly event!