Laura Greene*

Laura Greene*

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Laura  Greene*

The late Laura Greene, ba '36, was born March 31, 1911, in Bridgeton, Ind., the youngest of the four daughters of William N. and Lydia Remington Greene. She moved with her family from Indiana to Kansas in 1922. She graduated from Seaman High School in 1928 and earned a bachelor's degree in mathematics at Washburn University in 1936. She earned a master's degree in mathematics at the University of Chicago in August, 1941. She taught school at Kaw Valley Grade School, Mankato High School and Seaman High School. She taught mathematics at Washburn for 34 years and achieved the rank of associate professor. She retired in June 1976 and passed away October 28, 1999.