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Anshe Sholom Golden Group
November 9, 2016 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
You may have heard that at one time New Rochelle was the home of many silent film stars. However, did you know that New Rochelle was also the home of many famous 20th century mathematicians?
Find out about the brain drain of prominent German mathematicians who moved to New Rochelle when Hitler came to power!
The son of one of the co-founders of the renowned Courant Institute of Mathematics at NYU will inform us how all these famous professors from Gottingen came to our town, where they are inscribed in New Rochelle’s library Walk of Fame.