Bachelor in Arts and Sciences, University of California at Los Angeles, 1950. Master of Arts in Spanish, University Oregon, Eugene, 1963.
Spanish teacher Willamette High School, Eugene, Oregon, 1960—1966. Spanish instructor Oregon Public Broadcasting Systems, 1965—1966. Senior instructor University Oregon, 1966—1992, senior instructor emeritus, since 1992.
Creater College Board Achievement Tests, 1967—1972. Co-founder Yamada Language Center University Oregon, director summer programs Romance languages, Spain, 1969, Spain, 77. Project director National Endowment of the Humanities, Mexico, 1971, 75, Eugene, 85, Eugene, 87, Eugene, 92, Eugene, 94, Eugene, 95.
With United States Army, 1943-1945.
(Book by Curland, David, Verano, Luis)
Founder Foreign Language Day University Oregon, Eugene, 1983. Member of American Council Foreign Language Teachers, American Association Spanish Teachers.
Married Agnes Camilla Jung, January 5, 1950. Children: Susan, Matthew, Martin.