A little about me

My name is Tom Valente and I am an Associate Professor of Mathematics
and Computer Science at Hampden-Sydney College in south central Virginia.

I arrived here in 1993 after earning a Ph.D. in Computer Science at
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, NY and after a year as a
visiting professor at Colby College in Waterville, ME.

Fall 2021 Courses


  1. My favorite baseball team: The Amazin' Mets
  2. My home town: Deer Park, NY , birthplace of a famous celebrity .
  3. My alma mater: Colgate University and some beautiful images of its hill in the fall and in the summer.