Women in Math

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This podcast is an effort to promote visibility of women in mathematics. Inspired by the fact that women are vast minority in higher mathematics, Women in Math: The Limit Does Not Exist serves to increase enrollment and participation of women in mathematics and STEM courses.

Women in Math

3y ago

In this episode, Donna Hooshmand describes her mathematical past. Donna details her past being told that women should not be in school, overcoming that thought, and succeeding in her studies! Donna now uses her confidence and looks to inspire others! This podcast is part of Damien Adams' series Women in Math: The Limit Does Not Exist ..read more

Women in Math

4y ago

Kiley Roberson gives a biography on the 18th century French mathematician Sophie Germain. Sophie is one of the first mathematicians to make significant progress on proving Fermat's Last Theorem, as well as making several contributions all over mathematics, physics, and philosophy. This podcast is part of Damien Adams' series Women in Math: The Limit Does Not Exist ..read more

Women in Math

4y ago

Rachel White gives a biography on both Alicia Boole Stott and Mary Everest Boole, a mother & daughter from the 19th century. Alicia is the daughter of Mary Everest Boole and George Boole and developed polytopes which are a huge area of study today! Mary is an esteemed mathematician on her own with a number of interesting hobbies that Rachel speaks about. This podcast is part of Damien Adams' series Women in Math: The Limit Does Not Exist ..read more

Women in Math

4y ago

Tori Roberts gives a biography on Florence Nightingale, a 19th century English statistician who as influential in the world of nursing. This podcast is part of Damien Adams' series Women in Math: The Limit Does Not Exist ..read more

Women in Math

4y ago

Valeria Che gives a biography on the 20th Century African-American mathematician Marjorie Lee Browne. Browne was one of the first African-American women to earn a PhD in mathematics in the United States. This podcast is part of Damien Adams' series Women in Math: The Limit Does Not Exist ..read more

Women in Math

4y ago

Christina Che gives a biography on Euphemia Lofton Haynes, a 20th century American mathematician. Euphemia is the first African-American woman to receive a Ph.D in mathematics, having earned her degree from the Catholic University of America. This podcast is part of Damien Adams' series Women in Math: The Limit Does Not Exist ..read more

Women in Math

4y ago

Jasmine Darbhamulla & Katie Griffith chat about their experiences in mathematics and the importance of enthusiasm for and open to a topic, both from a student's perspective and an instructor's perspective; recognizing applications of mathematics; dreaming big and setting yourself up for success; and their favorite parts about science. This podcast is part of Damien Adams' series Women in Math: The Limit Does Not Exist ..read more

Women in Math

4y ago

Devin Runneals & Paris Toews chat about their experiences in mathematics and the effect of being a woman in an educated or non-educated environment. This podcast is part of Damien Adams' series Women in Math: The Limit Does Not Exist ..read more

Women in Math

4y ago

Lourdes and Amanda Smart chat about discovering and exploring love for science, the importance of academic support, their futures as scientists, and their perspective on being a female scientist in this more modern era. This podcast is part of Damien Adams' series Women in Math: The Limit Does Not Exist ..read more

Women in Math

4y ago

Lourdes Gomez gives a biography on Charlotte Angas Scott, the 19th Century English mathematician. Scott was a dedicated supporter of rigor in the education of women and championed women's education. She became a beacon for the advancement of women nearly 200 years ago, and her accomplishments deserve visibility. This podcast is part of Damien Adams' series Women in Math: The Limit Does Not Exist ..read more