Academic Year: 2016-2017

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 2016-2017 I was in my fourth year in the History of Science program at the University […]

General Exams

Yesterday I completed my general exams for my doctoral degree in the History of Science. Woot!! The process involved three eight-hour written exams followed by a two hour oral defense. The time-crunched writing was certainly stressful, and I was anxious about the oral exams. However, by far the most difficult part of it all was the […]

Academic Year: 2015-2016

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 2015-2016 I was in my third year in the History of Science program at the University […]

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, […]

Academic Year: 2013-2014

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 2013-2014 I began my first year in the history of science graduate program at the University […]