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Marcia Edwards

Marcia Edwards, American educator.

Background

  • Edwards, Marcia was born on October 22, 1901 in El Paso, Texas, United States. Daughter of W. Lister and Ella (Pickett) Edwards.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, College of Puget Sound, 1925, Honorary Doctor of Science, 1953. A.M. (fellow American Association Collegiate Registrars), University of Minnesota, 1931. Doctor of Philosophy., 1935.

    Career

    • Instructor College of Puget Sound, 1926-1927, assistant registrar, 1927-1930. Research fellow University of Minnesota, 1931-1933, instructor educational psychology, 1933-1936, assistant professor, 1936-1940, associate professor, 1940-1946, professor 1946-1970, assistant to dean college of education, 1938-1942, assistant dean., 1942-1953, associate dean from 1953.

    Membership

    Member Minneapolis Citizens’ Committee of Public Education, 1951-1960. Member University of Minnesota Alumni Association, Minnesota Psychological Association, American College Pessonnel Association (past treasurer), American Personnel and Guidance Association, American Psychological Association, National Vocational Guidance Association, National Education Association, National Society Study Education, American Association U. Women, Pi Lambda Theta, Psi Chi.

    Connections

    • father: W. Lister Edwards
    • mother: Ella (Pickett) Edwards
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    Born October 22, 1901
    Died October 28, 1984
    (aged 83)
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