Wednesday September 7th, 2016


Special Guest:  Steve Strogatz, Jacob Gould Schurman Professor of Applied Mathematics at Cornell & Bethe House Fellow

Topic: “The Math Myth”

Time: 7.30pm

Location: Hans Bethe House 125

Open to everyone: you are welcome to invite others who might be interested

In case you’d like to prepare:
The discussion will be a free-wheeling exchange of ideas
about the issues raised by Andrew Hacker
in his controversial 2012 NYT op-ed
which then led to his book “The Math Myth”, which is stirring up even more controversy these days, e.g.,