Eric G. Brahinsky
Résumé of mathematics activities and achievements


xxxxMathematics consultant, Harcourt Educational Measurement, San Antonio TX:
xxxxxxxxReviewer / editor of United States Academic Decathlon examinations

xxxxRegistered tutor, secondary-level mathematics, North East Independent School District,
xxxxxxxxSan Antonio TX
xxxxBachelor of Science magna cum laude in Mathematics
xxxxxxxxThe University of Texas at San Antonio, 1997
xxxxxxGolden Key National Honor Society, UTSA
xxxxxxThe National Dean’s List, UTSA
xxxxAlumnus, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
xxxxxxNational Merit Scholar, MIT
xxxxxxEugene and Margaret McDermott Scholarship, MIT
xxxxMu Alpha Theta national honorary mathematics fraternity, 2-year member and chapter
xxxxxxxxofficer, Skyline High School, Dallas TX
xxxxxxWinner, Pride Award from Skyline H.S. Mathematics Department for earning top score
xxxxxxxxamong school’s approximately 4000 students on American Mathematics Contest
xxxxxxxxby the Mathematical Association of America
xxxxxxMember of Skyline High School’s 4-member national semifinalist (“Final Four”)
xxxxxxxxteam in Math Bowl competition, Mu Alpha Theta national convention
xxxxxxLecture, “Infinite Series Summing to Multiples of
e,” based largely on my research, presented
xxxxxxxxat Mu Alpha Theta national convention (by a classmate, Ricardo Diaz)
xxxxxxAdvanced Mathematics Cluster, Skyline Career Development Center
xxxxxxHonors program in mathematics, 5 years, Dallas Independent School District
xxxxxxValedictorian, Skyline H.S. (939 graduates)
xxxxxxNational Honor Society, 2-year member, Skyline H.S.
xxxxxxWho’s Who Among American High School Students
xxxxxxWho’s Who at Skyline
xxxxMultiple winner, Math Chat Challenge contests in nationally-syndicated columns
xxxxxxxxappearing in
The Christian Science Monitor and on the Mathematical
xxxxxxxxAssociation of America webpage. Accrued 36 wins, becoming the first and only
xxxxxxxxcontestant to earn six book awards
xxxxCollege Board scores:
xxxxxxxx800/800, SAT mathematics portion
xxxxxxxx800/800, Mathematics Level II Achievement Test
xxxxxxxx5/5, Calculus AB Advanced Placement Examination
xxxxOutstanding Young Men of America
xxxxThe Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, University of Houston (as music major)
xxxxxxAlpha Lambda Delta—Phi Eta Sigma honor society, University of Houston (as music major)

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I have also earned two music degrees: a Bachelor of Music summa cum laude and a Master of Music, both in violin performance, from the University of Houston. I have been an active professional musician as a member of the San Antonio Symphony, the Jacksonville (FL) Symphony Orchestra, the Virginia Symphony, Texas Chamber Orchestra, and the orchestras for Texas Opera Theater, Houston Grand Opera, Virginia Opera, Lake George (NY) Opera Festival, Des Moines Metro Opera, and Carmel (CA) Bach Festival, among others.


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