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Otho Mills Rasmussen

Otho Mills Rasmussen, American educator. Member American Mathematics Society, Mathematics Association American, National, Colorado councils teachers mathematics, American Association University Professors, Kansas Association Teachers Mathematics, Kappa Mu Epsilon, Pi Mu Epsilon, Phi Delta Kappa, Lambda Delta Lambda.

Background

  • Rasmussen, Otho Mills was born on May 3, 1913 in Irving, Kansas, United States. Son of Ernest Otho and Hazel Susan (Mills) Rasmussen.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Bachelor of Arts, Kansas State Teachers College, 1938, Master of Science, 1940. Doctor of Philosophy, University Kansas, 1952.

    Career

    • Teacher rural schools Marshall County, Kansas, 1931-1935. Research assistant bureau educational measurements Kansas State Teachers College, 1938-1941. Principal Hoyt (Kansas) High School, 1941-1942.

      Instructor mathematics U. Kansas, 1945-1952. Assistant professor mathematics U. Denver, since 1952, department chairman, since 1953. Associate Denver Research Institute, since 1955.

      Chairman board Methodist Student Foundation, Denver, since 1955. Lieutenant commander of The United States Navy Reserve.

    Works

    • Author educational and mathematics tests.

    Membership

    Member American Mathematics Society, Mathematics Association American, National, Colorado councils teachers mathematics, American Association University Professors, Kansas Association Teachers Mathematics, Kappa Mu Epsilon, Pi Mu Epsilon, Phi Delta Kappa, Lambda Delta Lambda.

    Connections

    • Married Charlotte Louise Emmingham, June 25, 1939. Children: Sandra Ann, Laura Louise.
    • father: Ernest Otho Rasmussen
    • mother: Hazel Susan (Mills) Rasmussen
    • spouse: Charlotte Louise Emmingham
    • children: Sandra Ann Rasmussen
    • Laura Louise Rasmussen
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    Born March 3, 1913
    Died June 20, 1958
    (aged 45)
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