Bill Berlinghoff was educated at Holy Cross, Boston College, and Wesleyan University, where he received his Ph.D. in mathematics.
He began his teaching career at The College of St. Rose in Albany, NY, and then spent 20 years on the faculty of Southern Connecticut State University.
Now retired, he was recently a Visiting Professor at Colby College in Maine.
often taught a first-
year course for liberal arts students.
is the author of Mathematics: The Art of Reason (D. C. Heath, 1968) and co-