Sidney Rudolph, Salt Lake City, Utah: an interview by Anne Peterson, 27 July 2011

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Title Sidney Rudolph, Salt Lake City, Utah: an interview by Anne Peterson, 27 July 2011
Alternative Title No. 653 Sidney Rudolph
Creator Rudolph, Sidney
Contributor Peterson, Anne P.
Publisher Digitized by J. Willard Marriott Library, University of Utah
Date 2011-07-27
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Date Digital 2015-07-08
Spatial Coverage Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah, United States, ; Michigan, United States, ; Pennsylvania, United States,
Subject Rudolph, Sidney--Interviews; Physics teachers--Biography; University of Utah--Faculty--Biography; University of Utah--History
Description Transcript (30 pages) of an interview by Anne Peterson with Sidney Rudolph on 27 July 2011. Part of the University Oral History Project, Everett Cooley Collection tape no. U-3081
Abstract Sidney Rudolph was born and raised in Reading, Pennsylvania until he was twelve. His family then moved to Dayton Beach, Florida, and back to Philadelphia after two years. Sidney talks about his high school experiences in Philadelphia. After high school, Sidney got his undergraduate in chemistry at the University of Pennsylvania. He then went on to do graduate studies in physics at the University of Michigan. After finishing at the University of Michigan he taught lower division physics and math classes at Northwestern Michigan College. He talks about working with a computer assisted instruction program. Sidney describes setting up lower division physics courses at the University of Utah as well as earning his PhD at the university. He also talks about his involvement with the ACCESS program and the American Association of Physics Teachers.Project: University Oral History Project. Interviewer: Anne Peterson
Type Text
Genre oral histories (literary works)
Format application/pdf
Language eng
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Topic Physics teachers; University of Utah
Setname uum_elc
Date Created 2015-11-10
Date Modified 2021-05-06
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