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Computer science educator

Wendell LaVon Pope, Australian Computer science educator. National Science Foundation science faculty fellow University of Wisconsin, Madison, 1966-1967. President Hyrum (Utah) Lincoln School Parent Teacher Association, 1962-1964; chairman district 2 Republican party, Hyrum, 1962-1964, secretary, 1964-1966. First lieutenant United States Army, 1946-1948, 50-53.

Background

Pope, Wendell Lavon was born on January 16, 1928 in Arco, Idaho, United States. Son of Wendell Stephen and Berniece (Hadden) Pope.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Mathematics, Utah State Agricultural College, Logan, 1956;Master of Science in Mathematics, Stanford University, 1958;Master of Science in Computer Science, University of Wisconsin, 1968.

Career

Advanced study scientist, Lockheed Missile & Space Division, Sunnyvale, California, 1956-1958;mathematics analyst, Lockheed Missile & Space Division, Sunnyvale, California, 1958-1959;assistant professor, Utah State University, Logan, 1959-1969;associate professor, Utah State University, Logan, 1969-1977;director Computer Center, Utah State University, Logan, 1969-1977;professor computer science, Utah State University, Logan, 1977-1989;professor emeritus, Utah State University, Logan, since 1990. Manager systems analysis and design Water Research Center, United States Agency for International Development Project, Colorado State University, Cairo, 1990-1991.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Views

God is the father of every human being. He has a body and emotions like human beings, and therefore he is literally the father to all people living on earth.

Membership

President Hyrum (Utah) Lincoln School Parent Teacher Association, 1962-1964. Chairman district 2 Republican party, Hyrum, 1962-1964, secretary, 1964-1966. First lieutenant United States Army, 1946-1948, 50-53.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: reading, dancing, genealogy, camping, skiing.

Connections

Married Dorothy Nancy Hill, September 17, 1950 (divorced April 1979). Children: Keith L., Kathryn N., Mary Ann, Marcus D., Linda C., Anna T., Malcolm W., Kevin W., Tamara L. Married Shirlene R. Mason, December 13, 1979 (divorced December 1993).

Married Marilyn O. Salisbury, January 15, 1994.

father:
Wendell Stephen Pope

mother:
Berniece (Hadden) Pope

spouses:
Dorothy Nancy Hill

Shirlene R. Mason

Marilyn O. Salisbury

children:
Keith L. Pope

Kathryn N. Pope

Mary Ann Pope

Marcus D. Pope

Linda C. Pope

Anna T. Pope

Malcolm W. Pope

Kevin W. Pope

Tamara L. Pope