Juliette L. Basso honored by Fairfield University for Outstanding Achievement in Mathematics


Juliette L. Basso of New City New York, who graduated from Fairfield University on May 20, received the Arthur F. Dershowitz Award in Mathematics. This prize is given to students who have shown evidence of curiosity and scholarship beyond classroom performance and who show promise of becoming life-long learners and seekers in the many dimensions of living.

Basso served as President of the Fairfield University branch of Pi Mu Epsilon, a national math honor society. In this capacity, she received the award for Student Leader of the Year. Next year, Basso plans to teach mathematics at the high school level.

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Posted on June 1, 2001

Vol. 33, No. 224