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.
Applied statistics; Department of Mathematical Sciences; Mathematics teaching; Mathematic trends
University of Montana Department of Mathematical Sciences Oral History Project, OH 412, Archives and Special Collections, Mansfield Library, University of Montana-Missoula
University of Montana--Missoula. Mansfield Library
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1 sound cassette (01:00:00 min.) analog + 1 transcript (5 p.: 28 cm.)
Loftsgaarden, Don O., "Don O. Loftsgaarden Interview, February 10, 2000" (2000). University of Montana Department of Mathematical Sciences Oral History Project. 3.