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WIE: Secrets of the Surface: The Mathematical Vision of Maryam Mirzakhani

Women’s History Month is a celebration of women’s contributions to history, culture and society and has been observed annually in the month of March in the United States since 1987. IEEE Women in Engineering NJ Coast Section is showcasing a woman who was a groundbreaker in Mathematics, although she was raised in a repressive society.

We will be screening “Secrets of the Surface: The Mathematical Vision of Maryam Mirzakhani” Here’s a sneak peak     Join us on any one of 3 dates:

  • March 17th at 12 noon
  • March 23rd at 7 pm
  • March 30th at 5:30 pm

This film examines the life and mathematical work of Maryam Mirzakhani, an Iranian immigrant to the United States who became a superstar in her field. In 2014, she was both the first woman and the first Iranian to be honored by mathematics’ highest prize, the Fields Medal


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NOT limited to IEEE members – please share with your colleagues.

Any Questions

Margaret Lyons, Treasurer NJ Coast Section Women In Engineering –

Woman in Engineering GIRL DAY Zoom Event

February 25, 2021

12:00 pm – 1:00 pm “Meet the Engineers”
1:00 pm – 1:30 pm Q&A

Meet 6 Female Engineers, and Learn What They Do.

This event is targeted to Middle School and High School Girls.   You will get to ask questions through chat & you will receive an email address to further the discussion.

Link to the Presentation – password is: fb=2PLs=

Questions about this event? – Dru Reynolds (IEEE Volunteer) for more information.

Presented by WIE