Spring 2021

Header images by Hildegard Von Bingen (fl. 13th C)

 

FRONT PORCH

Zoom Room Link

Mondays, 2:00-3:20

(and as needed)*

Daniel Newsome

(dnewsome@bard.edu)

Class Google Drive

Currently Offline

Zoom Office Hours

Mon: 5:00-600

Wed: 5:00-6:00

... and by appointment*

Quick Links

Returned HW Folders

[in Class Google Drive]

Archived Zoom and InPerson Class Videos

Class Policies and Homework Format

Posted Homework Solutions

[in Class Google Drive]

 

Mondays and Thursdays 2:00 to 3:20. 

 

Updated: 5/11/21 10:38:55 AM

 

Announcements

 

The Tetrahedron-Fire Video  [ca. 7 minutes]

Video made from class tetrahedron project.

 

 

Week

Monday*

Usually Zoom

Date-Assignment

General

Weekly Topic

Thursday**

Usually In-Person

Date-Assignment

1

1a-21.2.1-Zoom

Introduction and Numbers

1b-Feb. 4, 2021-Zoom

2

2a-Feb. 8, 2021-Zoom

Bases and Zeros and Plimpton 322

2b-Feb. 11, 2021- Zoom

3

3a-Feb.15 - Zoom

Plato and Means

3b-Feb.18 - In Person

4

4a-Feb. 22 - Zoom

Boethius' De institutione arithmetica

4b-Feb. 25 - In Person

5

5a-March 1 - Zoom

Exam 1 and more Boethius

5b-March 4 - In Person

21.March 8 - No Class

Respite Days - No Classes

21.March 11 - No Class

6

6a- March 15 - Zoom

Fire and Figured

6b-March 18 - In Person

7

7a- March 22 -Zoom

Triangles - al Khwarismi - Residue

7b-March 25 - In Person

8

8a-March 29 - Zoom

Liber abaci, Ali-Kh Square, puzzles

8b-April 1 - In Person

9

9a-March 5 - Zoom

Starting Music Theory - Monochord

9b-April 8 - In Person-no assignment

10

10a-April12 - Zoom

Monochord Interval Theory

10b-April 15 - In Person

11

11a-April 19 - Zoom

Musica instrumentalis

11b-April 22 - In Person

12

12a-April 26 - Zoom

Enharmonic Tragedy - Musica mundana

12b-April 29 - In Person

13

13a-May 3 - No Class- Advising

Plotinus and the Cosmic Layout

13b-May 6 - In Person

14

14a-May 10

SPHERE and Alfonsine Tables

14b-May 13 - In Person

15

15a-21.5.17

 

15b-21.5.20

Extra

 

 

 

 

*Monday classes will mostly be Zoom. Link to Zoom Room in Quick Links above.  Official Zoom Invitation: here.

All things Zoom are the same Zoom link.  I blocked off 1:30 to 6:30 every day throughout the term. 

If there is a Zoom meeting, it will be at the Zoom Room link unless otherwise specified.

 

**Thursday classes will mostly be in-person in the MPR (Multi-Purpose Room) in the Campus Center.

 

Tutoring is available here: Tutor Page

 

Academic Calendar

 

Compilations of Student Work

3a-Student Er Video [5 min]