MAA Found Math for the Week of August 13, 2012
MAA Found Math: Eight American students will participate in the 2012 China Girls Mathematical Olympiad (CGMO) held August 9 – 13 in Guangzhou. The team is sponsored by the Mathematical Sciences Research Institute (MSRI) and the Mathematical Association of America (MAA).
Front row (left to right), Victoria Xia, Gabriella Studt, Alicia Weng, Laura Pierson, and Danielle Wang; in the back row, Cynthia Day, Sherry Gong, Jennifer Iglesias, Jingyi Zhao, and Courtney Guo. Photo via MSRI. Check the 2012 CGMO blog for updates.
The China Girls Math Olympiad is an international competition with a proof-based format similar to the International Math Olympiad. Team USA was chosen from the top ranks of the female finalists in the 2012 USA Mathematical Olympiad (USAMO).
From left to right: Sherry Gong, Gabriella Studt, Courtney Guo, Victoria Xia, Alicia Weng, Jingyi Zhao, Cynthia Day, Danielle Wang, Laura Pierson, and Jennifer Iglesias.
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