Cortes wins gold for PH at Asia Math Olympiad in Bangkok

August 14, 2018
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ASHS News; Photos by Brylle dela Vega of ASHS ITC

Christian Cortes

Representing the Philippines, Ateneo Senior High School student Christian Cortes of STEM/12-Sullivan recently won a gold medal at the Asia International Mathematics Olympiad (AIMO) Open Contest. The AIMO was held in Bangkok, Thailand from August 3 to 7, 2018.  

Participating in the competition were mathletes from Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia, Thailand, Philippines, Kazakhstan, Hong Kong, Taiwan, China, Macau, South Korea, Bulgaria and Myanmar. The AIMO is a platform for students to improve critical thinking skills and exchange knowledge, and to promote educational and cultural development.