Maryam Mirzakhani becomes first woman awarded math’s “Nobel Prize” from Stanford University, became the first woman to be awarded the Fields Medal

I wanted to re blog this after seeing my daughter this week-end.

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Since I was just in Austin visiting my daughter this article came up on my computer to share with my “new” family as well.

So happy Maryam received this! FIRST FOR A WOMAN IN MATH! I believe this is a breakthrough for all women in S.T.E.M. Aly, Marika, and Julia all advanced in their fields with Math/Economics, Biology/Science/Eco Safety/Regulations, and Computer Science / Mechanical Engineer/ Inventor.Yet only 9 percent of these fields are filled by women. I believe that my step-girls and my daughter have respect in their professions.They have contributed hugely to their communities. Marika undergrad Math, Grad school Econ (Stanford), currently Econ professor at University of Texas (Austin)…Julia. (Molecular Biology)…safety and regulations, worked GE international, now Auto desk SF, and Aly Mechanical Engineering/Computer Science IBM/Management/ Inventor Austin. (All male dominated fields.)

Aly brought 150 female students from Middle schools in her area to learn about engineering at…

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