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Engineering consultant , geophysics educator

Clair Eugene Ewing, American geophysics educator, engineering consultant. Named Engineer of Year Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Vandenberg, 1970. Member American Geophysical Union (president Geodesy section 1972-1974), Sigma Xi (vice president Ventura chapter 1963-1964).

Background

Ewing, Clair Eugene was born on September 20, 1915 in Blue Rapids, Kansas, United States. Son of Grant and Margaret Leona (Fincham) Ewing.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Civil Engineering, Kansas State University, 1941. Master of Science in Civil Engineering, University Colorado, 1950. Doctor of Philosophy in Geodetic Science, Ohio State University, 1955.

Diploma, Air Command and Staff College, Montgomery, Alabama, 1949. Diploma, Industrial College of Armed Forces, Washington, 1959.

Career

Commissioned Second lieutenant United States Air Force, 1941, advanced through grades to colonel, 1954. Chief scientist ITT, Vandenberg Air Force Base, California, 1969-1972. Consultant Lompoc, since 1972.

Adjunct professor Golden Gate University, San Francisco, since 1976.

Religion

God wants to see people productive, creative, useful, and supremely happy, within an environment of spiritual perfection, health, peace, and love.

Politics

People sometimes argue that involvement in political life involves getting our hands dirty, so is something Christians should avoid. But God is present in everything, including political institutions.

Views

Every individual should try to be open to others and willing to be changed. Therefore, community members should meet regularly in order to open their hearts, share their knowledge, thoughts and experience.

Membership

Member American Geophysical Union (president Geodesy section 1972-1974), Sigma Xi (vice president Ventura chapter 1963-1964).

Connections

Married Evelyn Dorothea Anderson, June 19, 1942. Children: Mike, Kathy, Karen, Patty, Kevin.

father:
Grant Ewing

mother:
Margaret Leona (Fincham) Ewing

spouse:
Evelyn Dorothea Anderson

child:
Mike Ewing

child:
Kathy Ewing

child:
Karen Ewing

child:
Patty Ewing

child:
Kevin Ewing