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The Olga Taussky Todd Celebration of Careers in Mathematics for Women July 16, 1999 - July 18, 1999
Registration Deadline: July 18, 1999 over 20 years ago
To apply for Funding you must register by: April 16, 1999 over 20 years ago
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Organizers Bettye Anne Case (Chair), Susan Geller, Carolyn Gordon, Dianne O'Leary, Gail Ratcliff, Jean Taylor, and Sylvia Wiegand.
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To apply for funding, you must register by the funding application deadline displayed above.

Students, recent Ph.D.'s, women, and members of underrepresented minorities are particularly encouraged to apply. Funding awards are typically made 6 weeks before the workshop begins. Requests received after the funding deadline are considered only if additional funds become available.

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Jul 16, 1999
Friday
08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
  Fraulein Dr. Taussky in Vienna and Gottingen
Christa Binder
08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
  Looking Back .....Looking Ahead
Evelyn Boyd Granville
08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
  Portfolio Risk: Diversification in Volatile Markets
Lisa R. Goldberg
08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
  Measurement Science and Measure Theory: A Mathematician at NIST today
Fern Y. Hunt
08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
  Statistics: Is it Really A Mathematical Science?
Diane Lambert
08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
  Problems, including mathematical problems, from my early years
Cathleen Synge Morawetz
08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
  Math, with an Attitude
Linda R. Petzold
08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
  Issues and Inside Information for women in mathematics
Panel
08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
  Remembrances of Olga Taussky Todd, and her impact on me and on her many students
Richard Varga
08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
  Numbers, Matrices, and Commutativity
Helene Shapiro
08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
  A Selection of Mathematical Experiences
Margaret H. Wright
08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
  Following my interest
Lani Wu
08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
  The Many Careers of Olga Taussky
Symposium
08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
  Finding a Traditional or Nontraditional Job and Growing in It
Panel