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"In the Lone Star state, a retired mathematician has received one of maths highest honors correspondent Clayton Neville has the story north of derivative, bro. Verse. Three decades, retired university of Texas math, professor Karen Beck taught and research concepts engaged theory, measurement used in physics. She founded the Saturday morning math group at both Princeton and Texas UT president Greg Findus says the award is a big owner, not only for professor Beck. But for the university to recognize those career long accomplishments, the Obel prize is one of the highest honors in the field of mathematics invis- thank Doolan back for the legacy. She's left behind. We celebrate the impact of your research. Not only on the field of mathematics, but generations of students and mathematicians around the world Hulan Bex the first woman to be given the Abul prize, which is often called the Nobel prize of math Olen Becker cell is known for encouraging women to study mathematics UT, professor Daniel, freed says becoming nominated alone is quite an accomplishment, while there's a committee of mathematicians is the selection committee for the. Bob cries, solicit nominations. They ask people in the community to right? And you know, I think they're presented with many many, great choices. Freed says Olen Beck is now retired and lives in New Jersey. He's now living in Princeton. Most of the time. She spent his part of our time in the summers in bozeman, Montana. Is a great lover of the outdoors in the mountains for winning the award Olympic will be given six million new region kroner that's close to seven hundred thousand"