Martha Euphemia Lofton Haynes – African American History Month 2018 #BlackHistoryMonth

Via Blackpast.org Martha Euphemia Lofton Haynes was the first African American woman to earn a Ph.D. in mathematics. Her dissertation, Determination of Sets of Independent Conditions Characterizing Certain Special Cases of Symmetric Correspondence was advised by Aubrey Landry, a professor at Catholic University in Washington, D.C. Haynes was born to...