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Otho Mills Rasmussen

educator

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