February 6, 2023
One of Europe's best young mathematicians has died at the age of 21 after an explosion in Kharkiv - Observer

One of Europe’s best young mathematicians has died at the age of 21 after an explosion in Kharkiv – Observer

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Her name was Yulia Zhdanovska, she won a silver medal at the European Mathematical Olympiad in 2017 and is considered one of the best young athletes in Europe. One of the organizations I worked for, Teach For Ukraine, described it as “fantastic”. He lived in Kharkiv, in the east of the country. Even with the war, he refused to flee. “I will stay in Ukraine until we win”He said.

The 21-year-old turned out to be one of the victims of the war. Yulia Zhdanovska was killed in a fire that broke out after the explosion of a Russian missile that hit a residential area in Kharkiv. Soon, social media praised him.

“Yulia was amazing. A miracle. He graduated in computer science at the best university in Ukraine and It can work with any tech giant.”posted on her Facebook page about Teach For Ukraine, an organization dedicated to teaching services where the 21-year-old helped other students.

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