Academic Year: 2014-2015

My department requires that every Spring I complete a “mini-cv” and a brief analysis of my academic year. To help log my academic development I have included them below.   My summary of the year During the academic year 2014-2015 I was in my second year in the History of Science program at the University […]

Master’s Thesis

I defended my Master’s Thesis on April 30, 2015. The title of it is “Making Sense of Mathematics: The Certitudine Mathematicarum Debate and its Relationship to Plato and Aristotle.” The study focused on the way in which the ontology of mathematics was understood among four individuals in sixteenth-century Italy: Alessandro Piccolomini, Francesco Barozzi, Christoph Clavius, […]