Item Details

Print View

The HistoryMakers Video Oral History With Johnny Houston

Hickey, Matthew; HistoryMakers (Video Oral History Collection)
Format
Video; Computer Resource; Online Video; Online
Summary
Mathematician and administrator Johnny L. Houston was born on November 19, 1941 in Sandersville, Georgia. Houston graduated from Morehouse College in 1964 with his B.A. degree in mathematics. He received his M.S. degree in mathematics from Atlanta University (Clark Atlanta University) in 1966 and then studied at Universite de Strasbourg in Paris, France from 1966 to1967. In 1974, Houston earned his Ph.D. degree in mathematics from Purdue University. In 1996, he established the Computational Science and Scientific Visualization (CSSV) Center at ECSU. In 2002, he established the African Studies (TLMP) at Elizabeth City State University (ECSU). Houston served as director of both programs until 2008. He was co-founder of the National Association of Mathematicians, Inc. (NAM), and served as NAM's executive secretary from 1975 until 2000. In 2009, Houston received Purdue University's BCC Pioneer Award. In 2010, Houston was named professor emeritus at ECSU after twenty-six years of service.
Performers
Larry Crowe, interviewer.
Release Date
2016
Run Time
347 min.
Language
English
Variant Title
History Makers video oral history with Johnny Houston
Johnny Houston
Credits
Videographer, Matthew Hickey.
Published
Chicago, Illinois : The HistoryMakers, [2016]
Recording Info
Recorded Elizabeth City, North Carolina 2013 February 25.
Description
1 online resource (12 video files (5 hr., 46 min., 22 sec.)) : sound, color
Technical Details
  • Access in Virgo Classic
  • Staff View

    LEADER 02854ngm a2200529Ii 4500
    001 u7225992
    003 SIRSI
    005 20170801103957.0
    006 m o c
    007 vz czazuu
    007 cr cna|||uuuuu
    008 170801s2016 ilu347 vleng d
    035
      
      
    a| (OCoLC)997170260
    037
      
      
    a| A2013.046 b| HistoryMakers
    049
      
      
    a| HISA
    040
      
      
    a| HISTM b| eng e| rda c| HISTM
    050
      
    4
    a| E185.97
    082
    0
    4
    a| 973.04960730092 2| 23
    245
    0
    4
    a| The HistoryMakers video oral history with Johnny Houston.
    246
    3
      
    a| History Makers video oral history with Johnny Houston
    246
    3
    0
    a| Johnny Houston
    264
      
    1
    a| Chicago, Illinois : b| The HistoryMakers, c| [2016]
    300
      
      
    a| 1 online resource (12 video files (5 hr., 46 min., 22 sec.)) : b| sound, color
    306
      
      
    a| 054622
    336
      
      
    a| two-dimensional moving image b| tdi 2| rdacontent
    337
      
      
    a| computer b| c 2| rdamedia
    338
      
      
    a| online resource b| cr 2| rdacarrier
    344
      
      
    a| digital 2| rda
    347
      
      
    a| video file 2| rda
    511
    0
      
    a| Larry Crowe, interviewer.
    508
      
      
    a| Videographer, Matthew Hickey.
    518
      
      
    o| Recorded p| Elizabeth City, North Carolina d| 2013 February 25.
    520
      
      
    a| Mathematician and administrator Johnny L. Houston was born on November 19, 1941 in Sandersville, Georgia. Houston graduated from Morehouse College in 1964 with his B.A. degree in mathematics. He received his M.S. degree in mathematics from Atlanta University (Clark Atlanta University) in 1966 and then studied at Universite de Strasbourg in Paris, France from 1966 to1967. In 1974, Houston earned his Ph.D. degree in mathematics from Purdue University. In 1996, he established the Computational Science and Scientific Visualization (CSSV) Center at ECSU. In 2002, he established the African Studies (TLMP) at Elizabeth City State University (ECSU). Houston served as director of both programs until 2008. He was co-founder of the National Association of Mathematicians, Inc. (NAM), and served as NAM's executive secretary from 1975 until 2000. In 2009, Houston received Purdue University's BCC Pioneer Award. In 2010, Houston was named professor emeritus at ECSU after twenty-six years of service.
    650
      
    0
    a| African Americans v| Interviews.
    600
    1
    0
    a| Houston, Johnny L., d| 1941- v| Interviews.
    653
      
      
    a| Mathematician.
    655
      
    7
    a| Oral histories. 2| lcgft
    655
      
    7
    a| Internet videos. 2| lcgft
    700
    1
      
    a| Houston, Johnny L., d| 1941- e| interviewee.
    700
    1
      
    a| Crowe, Larry, e| interviewer.
    700
    1
      
    a| Hickey, Matthew, e| director of photography.
    710
    2
      
    a| HistoryMakers (Video oral history collection), e| production company.
    856
    4
    0
    3| HistoryMakers u| http://marc.thehistorymakers.org/virginia/A2013.046.htm
    994
      
      
    a| C0 b| HISTM
    596
      
      
    a| 1
    999
      
      
    a| XX(7225992.1) w| WEB i| 7225992-1001 l| INTERNET m| UVA-LIB t| INTERNET
▾See more
▴See less

Availability

Google Preview

Google Books Preview

Watch Online