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Albertson College of Idaho Professor Explores "Topology, Geometry, and the Fate of the Universe"

2005. 03. 28.

CALDWELL (Idaho)- Albertson College of Idaho professor of mathematics Dr. Mike Hitchman has been exploring the connection between math and the fate of the universe. He will share his findings in a lecture entitled 'Topology, Geometry, and the Fate of the Universe: An Optimist's Progress Report' on Thursday, March 31 at 4:00pm in the Langroise Recital Hall, room #204 on the Albertson College campus. The lecture part of the Faculty Forum Lecture Series, and it is free and open to the public.

Hitchman earned his bachelor's degree from Swarthmore College, and his masters and doctorate degrees from the University of Oregon. He has been teaching at CofI for five years.

Albertson College of Idaho is the state's oldest and longest continuously accredited private, residential liberal arts and sciences institution. With an average class size of 15, students receive personal attention from faculty members dedicated to teaching. CofI was recently named a 'Best Value' by the Princeton Review and was ranked 11 in the nation by the same publication for Professors Bring Material to Life.

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