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Peterson, Bruce (Class of 1956, faculty), July 9, 1986

Identifier: MOH48

Scope and Contents

1 interview with Bruce B. Peterson, Class of 1956, conducted by David Stameshkin in the Library basement. Peterson discusses his role as faculty chairman; trustees; the Arts Center; the student center; new departmental programs; salary; tenure; raising tuition; curriculum; science departments; winter term; fluctuation in enrollment in various departments; faculty relations; growth of student body; and student-faculty interactions.


  • July 9, 1986

Language of Materials


Conditions Governing Access

Open for research without restriction.

Biographical / Historical

Bruce B. Peterson (1935-) graduated from Middlebury College in 1956. He was born to Thomas Howard Peterson and Rea (de Loudres) in Boston, Massachusetts. He received his MA from Syracuse University in 1958 and his Ph.D. from Syracuse University in 1962. Peterson was a Professor of Mathematics at Middlebury College. He married Diana A. Peterson in 1989 and the couple had three children: Thomas, Kristin, and Donald.


From the Collection: 147+ Objects

Physical Location


Physical Description

1 audio cassette


Assigned identifier: a13af19860709-01

Repository Details

Part of the Middlebury College Special Collections & Archives Repository

Middlebury College
Davis Family Library
110 Storrs Avenue
Middlebury Vermont 05753 United States