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Paul Vincent Sheehan

Paul Vincent Sheehan, American journalist, educator. Member Association Education Journalism, Alpha Phi Gamma (Western vice president 1951-1952, president 1952-1953), Sigma Delta Chi, Theta Chi.; Club: Fresno Press (president 1967-1968).

Background

  • Sheehan, Paul Vincent was born on August 7, 1904 in Everett, Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Son of Thomas Francis and Mary Anna (Winninghoff) Sheehan.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Univercity Washington, 1926, A.M., 1930. Doctor of Philosophy, University Southern California, 1942.

    Career

    • 1 daughter, Pamela Annual Instructor journalism Fresno State College (now California State University at Fresno), 1930-1936, assistant professor, 1938-1943, associate professor, 1943-1946, professor, 1946-1969, professor emeritus, 1969-1978, chairman journalism department, 1951-1969. Visiting lecturer journalism Syracuse University, 1936-1937. Interim staff Southern California newspapers, Seattle Post-Intelligencer, San Francisco Call-Bulletin, Fresno Bee.

      Chairman state curriculum committee journalism California Department Education, 1951. Special assistant to state director education and coordinator state informational program on building needs California instns., 1958.

    Works

    • Author: Better Business Letters, 1939. Reportorial Writing, 1972. Contributor articles to various publications.

    Membership

    Member Association Education Journalism, Alpha Phi Gamma (Western vice president 1951-1952, president 1952-1953), Sigma Delta Chi, Theta Chi. Club: Fresno Press (president 1967-1968).

    Connections

    • Married Mary Ann Hemenway, August 19, 1932.
    • father: Thomas Francis Sheehan
    • mother: Mary Anna (Winninghoff) Sheehan
    • spouse: Mary Ann Hemenway
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    Born August 7, 1904
    Died July 14, 1978
    (aged 73)
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