Math in the Media

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Mathematical Digest

Short Summaries of Articles about Mathematics
in the Popular Press

"The Code Breaker---Heidi Lie Williams." Glamour, October 2002, page214.

Heidi Lie Williams was featured in Glamour magazine's list of the "Top10 College Women 2002: 10 Women Most Likely to Succeed at Anything." Theaccomplishment that brought the 21-year-old this attention was her winning thecryptography paper competition sponsored by the journal Cryptologia.She wonthe prize while still in high school. Williams is now a mathematicsmajor at Dartmouth College.

--- Allyn Jackson