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business educator

Doris Adele Slaaten, business educator. Recipient Sigma Sigma Sigma Outstanding Alumni Recognition award, 1970, Alumni Golden award Minot State College, 1979, National Business Education Meritorious Svc. award, 1979, 25-Year Professional award Minot Chamber of Commerce, 1979; Doris Slaaten Center named in her honor Minot State University, 1989.

Background

Slaaten, Doris Adele was born on October 5, 1920 in Charlson, North Dakota, United States. Daughter of Alfred O. and Maude L. (Dukette) S. Bachelor of Science, Minot State College, 1949.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Minot State College, 1949. Master of Arts, Northwestern University, 1957. Doctor of Philosophy, Colorado Statde University, 1975.

Career

Teacher public schools, North Dakota, Montana, 1942-1957. Faculty Minot (North Dakota) State University Division Business, 1957-1984, professor business, 1976-1984, now professor emeritus North Dakota representative to board directors Mountain Plains Business Education Association, 1977-1984. President Minot State College Development Foundation, 1977, board regents, executive chairman, 1979.

Board directors Minot Chamber Chorale, 1979-1985, Metigoshee Ministries, 1987, Minot Commision on Aging, 1984, board chairman, 1987-1990, secretary, 1990. Board directors North Dakota Lutheran Social Superior vena cava syndrome, board of trustees, 1988, secretary, 1990. Member Northwest North Dakota Girl Scout Council.

Membership

Member National Education Association, North Dakota Office Education Association (president 1969-1970), National Alumni Minot St. U. (honorary co-chairman Jubilee '88, 75th anniversary), National Business Education Association, North Dakota Bus.Edn. Association, American Vocational Association Beta Lambda (state advising committee 1985), Pi Omega Pi, Pi Lambda Theta, Delta Pi Epsilon, Delta Kappa Gamma.Lutheran. Club: M1000.

Connections

father:
Alfred O. Bachelor of Science

mother:
Maude L. (Dukette) S. Bachelor of Science