Harry L. Rosenzweig, an influential mathematics professor who had been chairman of the math department at McDaniel College, died Friday of pancreatic cancer at his Westminster home.
He was 72.
"Harry was very popular with math majors and, in general, anyone who took a course with him and was willing to work hard had a very positive experience," said Robert P. Boner, a colleague who taught math at what is now McDaniel College for 37 years before retiring in 2007.
"He was a demanding teacher but was also was very helpful outside of the classroom with both help and advice," said Dr. Boner.
The son of accountants, Dr. Rosenzweig was born and...