Great Black Mathematicians

Ms. Dasher
Black History Month Project

In  honor of Black History Month, we will be researching and writing about great black mathematicians.  You are required to pick two black mathematicians and write a summary of their personal information as well as their contributions to mathematics.   Your summaries must be at least 300 words each and typed.  Presented below are some suggested sites for finding black mathematicians, black female mathematicians, and black mathematicians listed according to their birthday.

Who are the Greatest Black Mathematicians?
http://www.math.buffalo.edu/mad/madgreatest

Black Mathematicians:  A Celebration of African and African-American Mathematical Achievements
http://barzilai.org/bm/

Women and Minority Issues in Mathematics
http://www.svsu.edu/mathsci-center/gmwomen.htm

Famous Mathematicians from Underrepresented Groups
http://www.math.vanderbilt.edu/links/thisweek/minority.html

For this site, you will have to click on directory, scientists and innovators, mathematicians.  At this point you have several options - take your pick.
http://www.tcaps.com/resour/index/sci/math