Frost, Ardith B. (1914-2005)

Frost, Ardith B. (1914-2005)

Date Updated



Recreation & Leisure Studies

Academic Rank


Year Retired from SJSU


Educational Background

University of Southern California, 1963 Ph.D.

University of California (Los Angeles), 1946 MS

University of Minnesota (Minneapolis), 1938 BS

Teaching Experience

San Jose State University

University of Southern California

Lake Forest High School, IL

Worthington Junior College, MN

High Schools

Administrative and Professional Experience

19 summers of camp counseling: Girl Scouts, YMCA, Charity Camp;

7 summers at a private girls camp in No. MN, head of swimming, and canoe trips;

10 summers at private girls camp in No. WI, head of swimming, then Asst. Program Director, then Program Director.

Part‑time jobs while at the University of Minnesota: Farm Campus, PE, Asst. to Dentist;

Did some babysitting before attending University of Minnesota.

Selected Publications

A few articles.

Personal Commentary

Date Completed: 10/96

Adapted from: Biographies of Retired Faculty San Jose State University 1997: A Project of the Emeritus Faculty Association of San Jose State University. San Jose, CA: The University, 1997.


Frost, Ardith B. (1914-2005)