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7.16.2008

Simon Chua




Simon Chua

  • 1st Filipino to receive the International Paul Erdos Award for mathematics (2006)
    President of Mathematics Trainers' Guild (MTG)

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"Receiving this award makes feel challenged to do better than my best. It gives me more responsibility to make the mathematics education in the Philippines achieve a greater height so that every student shall be more competitive in any international math challenge"


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Dr. Simon Chua: For the love of Math
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Dr. Simon Chua: Paul Erdos awardee for math
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  • ...that Astronomer Armando Lee was the first Filipino Master of Science (MS) degree holder in Astronomy in the Philippines?
  • ...that race driver Marlon Stockinger was the first Filipino-Swiss race winner in the Michelin Formula Renault UK Championship?
  • ...that Joy Rojas was the first Filipina to run across 3,107 miles across the United States?
  • ...that boxing champion Manny Pacquiao was the first Filipino sports billionaire?
  • ...that José Rizal was given the label 'First Filipino' by Leon Ma. Guerrero, the first Filipino Ambassador to Germany?

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