The University of Iowa

Sonia Kovalevsky High School Mathematics Day

Sonia Kovalevsky was a renowned mathematician, writer, and advocate for women’s rights in the 19th century. In her honor, the University of Iowa Mathematics Department organizes an annual Sonia Kovalevsky High School Mathematics Day. High-school-aged women, their educators, and parents or guardians are invited to a day-long program featuring workshops, interactive talks, and panels of professionals with math-related jobs.
College of Liberal Arts and Sciences