Mike Spivey
Department of Mathematics and Computer Science
University of Puget Sound


"Believing [that mathematics is essentially a matter of computation] is roughly equivalent to believing that writing essays is the same as typing them." - John Allen Paulos, A Mathematician Reads the Newspaper

"A too confident sense of justice always leads to injustice." - Reinhold Niebuhr, The Irony of American History


Spring 2014 classes:
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A brief CV
University of Puget Sound home page
Mathematics and Computer Science Department


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