Roosevelt Lectures in Mathematics

The Department of Mathematics, Economics and Actuarial Science is hosting the Roosevelt Lectures in Mathematics on Friday, May 3 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Chicago Campus, Wabash Building, room 1015. Prof. Calixto P. Calderón from the University of Illinois-Chicago will discuss “Fourier Series and Fourier Coefficients” from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

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Sustainability Studies Student Symposium

Celebrate the work of our Sustainability Studies students at the student symposium on Wednesday, May 1 from 2-5 p.m. at the Chicago Campus, Wabash Building, room 1214. Hear from student teams as they describe their work on campus sustainability projects on bottled water, food waste reduction, rooftop gardening, residence hall recycling and solar energy production.

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Roosevelt University Then and Now

After the Board of Directors at Chicago’s YMCA College asked their president, Edward J. Sparling, to submit demographics of the student population, Sparling resigned. Several days later, so did over 60 faculty members. Sparling believed that the data collected would be used to impose quotas for students based on gender, race and religion- limiting the

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