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As a female African-American, I graduated from a segregated Waco (TX) high school at age 16.

After earning a B.A. and M.A. from Fisk University, I received my Ph.D. in mathematics from the University of Texas at Austin.

I was the fifth African-American woman to receive a Ph.D. in mathematics, the first at UT.

I taught mathematics for 30 years at Baylor University, even though they had rejected me as a graduate student for racial reasons.

My areas of mathematics speciality were asymptotic analysis and summability theory.

Answer: Vivienne Malone-Mayes (1932-1995)