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Mathematics

The Smyth Prize

This prize, established by Henry Jewitt Further 1861 in honor of Professor William Smyth, is given to that student in each sophomore class who obtains the highest grades in mathematics courses during the first two years. The prize is awarded by the faculty of the Department of Mathematics, which will take into consideration both the number of mathematics courses taken and the level of difficulty of those courses in determining the recipient.

Recipients

2009 - David Ariel Plotkin '11
2008 - Seth Isaac Glickman '10
2007 - Susanna Ruth Kimport '09
2006 - Asa Benjamin Palley '08
2005 - Taylor Baillie Arnold '07
2004 - Samuel Robert Kolins '06
2003 - William Anthony Alto, II '05
2002 - Somboon Chiewcharnpipat '04
2001 - Worawan Toommongkol '03
2000 - Andrew Dana Shaw '02
1999 - Nathaniel Edward Harvey `01
1998 - Alexander Ritchie Boisvert `00
1997 - Emily Brooke Dryden `99
1996 - Steven Jeremy Deitz `98
1995 - Matthew Harper Langston `97
1995 - Emily Marie Giaccai `97
1994 - Emily Benware Proctor `96
1994 - Gail Alisa Fine `96
1993 - Todd Andrew Shaw `95
1992 - Rebecca Elizabeth Field `94
1991 - John Sheldon Peters `93
1990 - Timothy Jon Record `92
1989 - Jeffrey Alan Poulin `91
1988 - Michael Hillard Frantz `90
1987 - Billy Don Sterling McConnell `89
1986 - Andrew David Zacks `88
1985 - Robert Joseph Lee `87
1984 - Mitchell John Sullivan `86
1983 - Judith Hogan `85
1983 - Ejaz Ahmad `85
1982 - Warren Arthur Turner `84
1981 - Wilmot Reed Hastings, Jr. `83
1980 - Andrea Oser `82
1980 - Thomas Andrews Downes `82
1979 - David Allen Schafer `81
1978 - Gordon Chase Wood `80
1977 - Karl Quentin Schwarz `79
1977 - John Francis Greene, Jr. `79
1976 - Jeffrey Steven Solomon `78
1975 - Philo Clark Calhoun `77
1974 - Richard Malcolm Crew `76
1973 - Paul Richard Prucnal `75
1973 - Kevin John Mitchell `75
1972 - Robert Allen Jackson `74
1971 - Daniel Rice Corro `73
1970 - Richard Warwick Zeamer `72
1969 - Kent William Johnson `71
1968 - Kenneth Samuel Lidman `70
1967 - Mark Cushing Bisgrove `69
1966 - Christopher Howard Hanks `68
1965 - William Keeler Norton `67
1964 - Carl Douglas Hopkins `66
1963 - Steven Kenyon Ingram `65
1962 - William Chesley Rounds `64
1961 - Stanley Richard Flagg `63
1960 - Schuyler Sargent Sampson `62
1959 - John Sylvester Moore `61
1958 - Stephen Hamilton Burns `60
1957 - Howard Robert Mettler `59
1956 - James Henry Turner `58
1955 - John Leonard Bachelder `57
1954 - Wayne Mitchell Wright `56
1953 - Andrew Wilson Williamson, III '55
1952 - Charles Cushing Ladd, Jr. `54
1951 - Earl Bourne Crocker, Jr. `53
1950 - Donald Leonard Richter `52
1949 - Edward Joseph McCluskey `51
1948 - Herbert Spear Sawyer `48
1947 - Harold Morris Small `46
1946 - Ralph Elwood Keirstead `48
1945 - John Francis Magee `47
1944 - Rolfe Eldridge Glover, III `46
1943 - Nelson Bowman Oliphant `45
1942 - Ross Edward Williams `44
1941 - Peter Merritt Rinaldo `43
1940 - Samuel Merritt Giveen `42
1939 - Richard Leigh Chittim `41
1938 - Richard Bigelow Sanborn `40
1937 - George Leslie Hill `39
1936 - Edward Henry Owen `38
1935 - Dan Edwin Christie `37
1934 - John Finzer Presnell `36
1933 - Isadore Weiss `35
1932 - Edward Irving Albling `34
1931 - George Russell Booth `33
1930 - Melcher Prince Fobes `32
1929 - Robert Morton McFarland `31
1929 - Robert Edward Maynard `31
1928 - George Edward Stetson `30
1927 - Henry LeBrec Micoleau `29
1926 - Clarence Hazelton Johnson `28
1925 - Paul Arthur Palmer `27
1924 - Albert Abrahamson `26
1923 - Frederick Powers Perkins `25
1922 - Edward Harold Coburn `24
1921 - Scott Harold Stackhouse `23
1920 - Edward Billings Ham `22
1919 - Harold Frost Morrill `11
1918 - Leland Matthew Goodrich `20
1917 - John Henry Kern `19
1916 - Bradbury Julian Bagley `18
1915 - Noel Charlton Little `17
1914 - Leroy Addison Ramsdell `16
1913 - Austin Harbutt MacCormick `15
1912 - Joseph Schwey `14
1911 - Douglas Howard McMurtrie `13
1910 - Ellison Smullen Purington `12
1909 - Edward Warren Skelton `11
1908 - Henry Quinby Hawes `10
1907 - Harold Hitz Burton `09
1906 - Chester Henry Yeaton `08
1905 - Leon Dearborn Mincher `07
1904 - Cyrus Clyde Shaw `06
1903 - Stanley Perkins Chase `05
1902 - Marshall Perley Cram `04
1901 - Farnsworth Gross Marshall `03
1900 - Ralph Bushnell Stone `02
1899 - Harold Penniman Vose `01
1898 - Samuel Pope Harris 1900
1897 - Drew Bert Hall `99
1896 - Wendell Phillips McKown `98
1895 - Harry Maxwell Varrell `98
1894 - Williard Streeter Bass `96
1893 - Harlan Page Small `95
1892 - Edgar Myrick Simpson `94
1891 - George Scott Chapin `93
1890 - Thomas Flint Nichols `92
1889 - Fred Ober Fish `91
1888 - Warren Rufus Smith `90
1887 - Earle Abbott Merrill `89
1886 - George Foster Cary `88
1885 - Austin Cary `87
1884 - Walter Vinton Wentworth `86
1884 - Irving William Horne `86
1883 - Boyd Bartlett `85
1882 - Charles Cutler Torrey `84
1881 - William Abbott Perkins `83
1880 - William Albion Moody `82
1879 - Frank Eugene Smith `81
1878 - Albert Harmon Holmes `80
1877 - James Cushman Tarbox `79