Lofthus, Dr. Richard

Lofthus, Dr. Richard
Title: Professor of History
Department: Arts and Humanities
Office: Bede 458A
Phone: 605-668-1462

Department: History

Dr. Rich Lofthus studied theology and church history at the University of British Columbia and received his doctorate from the University of North Dakota. He teaches all five World Cultures and U. S. History survey courses, as well as courses entitled Recent America and the Korean and Vietnam Wars. He is known for integrating his travels, his reading and his study of documentary film into his teaching with wide use of technology. He is a published author of World War One stories, manages his own photography business and website, and is an avid cyclist and golfer in the summer. Dr. Lofthus is a group leader for annual Mount Marty College trips to Europe.

Degrees Held:
DA, University of North Dakota, 1988
MA, University of North Dakota, 1983
BS, University of North Dakota, 1979
BA, University of North Dakota, 1976