# Mathematics

## The Math Department is still having events!

Visit our Weekly Program page to view upcoming online seminars, teaching forums, departmental meetings and more.

## 10-28-1386

October 28, 2020

University of Heidelberg opened. It is the oldest university in Germany and was the third university established in the Holy Roman Empire after the universities at Prague and Vienna. More information about: University of Heidelberg History

## 10-28-1636

October 28, 2020

Harvard College founded. The only mathematical master's thesis in the U.S. before 1700 was produced here in 1693. The candidate took the affirmative position on "Is the quadrature of a circle possible?" More information about: Harvard University History Quadrature of the Circle

## 10-28-1703

October 28, 2020

John Wallis died in Oxford, England, where he was Savilian Chair of Geometry at Oxford University for over 50 years. More information about: John Wallis

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