# Mathematics

## The Math Department is still having events!

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

## April is Mathematics and Statistics Awareness Month

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## 6-23-1676

June 23, 2021

Newton sent his "Epistola prior" to Leibniz via Henry Oldenburg. Newton's famous work contained the first use of fractional exponents as well as his newly discovered binomial theorem. More about: Newton Leibniz Binomial Theorem

## 6-23-1912

June 23, 2021

Alan Mathison Turing born in London, England. The mathematician best known for his code-breaking work at Bletchley Park during World War II was a pioneer of theoretical computer science. More information about: Alan Turing Bletchley Park

## 6-23-1585

June 23, 2021

Thomas Harriot crossed the Atlantic Ocean on behalf of Sir Walter Raleigh, arriving off the coast of Virginia (now Cape Lookout, North Carolina). He spent about a year in North America cataloging flora and fauna and trying not to starve to death before being rescued by Sir Francis Drake. More information about: Thomas Harriot

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