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Mathematician Karen Uhlenbeck is first woman to win Abel Prize

Karen Uhlenbeck, a Unitarian Universalist, made history this year when she became the first woman to win the prestigious Abel Prize for mathematics.

Andrea Dulanto | 6/1/2019 | Summer 2019
Karen Uhlenbeck, the first woman to win the prestigious Abel Prize for mathematics.

Mathematician Karen Uhlenbeck is the winner of the 2019 Abel Prize. (© 2019 Andrea Kane/Institute for Advanced Study)