12435600_10153513962863863_1469204522_nMiss Onyedikachi Whitney Udoji, a Year 9 Nigerian student of Louisville Girls High School Ijebu-Itelle has won First Place in American Mathematics Competition 2014 for her “outstanding achievement in the American Mathematics Contest 8 (2014)” organized by The Mathematical Association of America (MAA).

The Mathematical Association of America (MAA) is a professional society that focuses on mathematics accessible at the undergraduate level. Members include university, college, and high school teachers; graduate and undergraduate students; pure and applied mathematicians; computer scientists; statisticians; and many others in academia, government, business, and industry.

The MAA was founded in 1915 and is headquartered at 1529 18th Street, Northwest in the Dupont Circle neighborhood of Washington, D.C.. The organization publishes mathematics journals and books, including the American Mathematical Monthly (established in 1894 by Benjamin Finkel), the most widely read mathematics journal in the world according to records on JSTOR.[1]


12650337_1546999715626736_995244548_nThe MAA sponsors numerous competitions for students, including the William Lowell Putnam exam for undergraduate students, the online In-ter-stel-lar competition series, and the American Mathematics Competitions (AMC) for middle- and high-school students.

Congratulations Miss Onyedikachi Udoji !!! Nowchild Blog wishes you the best in all your future endeavours and looks forward to more amazing feats.