- Hired in 1957, Althouse remained at Winthrop until her retirement in the 1990s.
- Among her many honors was an award of Life Membership in the South Carolina Early Childhood Association and Winthrop's Distinguished Service Award in 1986 and Distinguished Professor Award in 1988.
Winthrop University, "Rosemary Althouse, International Authority on Childhood Education, Passed Away" (2013). Winthrop News 2013. 2.