Don O. Loftsgaarden Interview, February 10, 2000

Interviewee

Don O. Loftsgaarden

Interviewer

Daniel Finch

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Description

Don Loftsgaarden, a fulltime professor of mathematics at the University of Montana, Missoula for thirty-two years, discusses the changes he has seen in the Department of Mathematical Sciences during his tenure, including the introduction of computers to the mathematics field and the direction of studies in applied statistics. Loftsgaarden also describes his academic associations and publications.

Document Type

Oral History

Subjects

Applied statistics; Department of Mathematical Sciences; Mathematics teaching; Mathematic trends

Original Date

2-10-2000

Time Period

Twentieth century

Geographic Coverage

Montana

Language

eng

Original Collection

University of Montana Department of Mathematical Sciences Oral History Project, OH 412, Archives and Special Collections, Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula

Digital Publisher

University of Montana-Missoula. Mansfield Library

Rights

Copyright to this collection is held by the interview participants and by the Maureen and Mike Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula. Permission may be required for use. For further information please contact Archives and Special Collections: (406) 243-2053 / library.archives@umontana.edu

Oral History Number

OH 412-003

Media Type

Sound; Text

Original Format

1 sound cassette (01:00:00 min.) analog + 1 transcript (5 p.: 28 cm.)

Digital Format

audio/mp3; application/pdf

Run Time

00:16:19 minutes

Local Filename

OH_412_003.mp3; OH_412_003.pdf

Don O. Loftsgaarden Interview, February 10, 2000

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