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Bernard Albert Fiekers

Bernard Albert Fiekers, American clergyman, educator. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Chemical Society (councilor 1955-1963, chemical education committee council 1957-1959), American Institute Chemists, American Association Jesuit Scientists (president 1947-1948), New England Association Chemistry Teachers (honorary), Albertus Magnus Guild, Sigma Chi.; Club: Worcester Chemists (president 1946).

Background

  • Fiekers, Bernard Albert was born on January 19, 1906 in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Anton and Mary Helen (Schmitt) Fiekers.

  • Education

    • Student Ignatius Kolleg, Valkenburg, L. Netherlands, 1935-1939. Student ascetical theology St. Robert’s Hall, Pomfret, Conn. Graduate student chemistry Clark University, 1940-1942, professor.

    Career

    • Assistant in chemistry, Boston coll. Editor: Jesuit Science Bulletin, 1948-1950, 1956-1960.

    Works

    • Editor: Jesuit Science Bulletin, 1948-1950, 1956-1960.

    Membership

    Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Chemical Society (councilor 1955-1963, chemical education committee council 1957-1959), American Institute Chemists, American Association Jesuit Scientists (president 1947-1948), New England Association Chemistry Teachers (honorary), Albertus Magnus Guild, Sigma Chi. Club: Worcester Chemists (president 1946).

    Connections

    • father: Anton Fiekers
    • mother: Mary Helen (Schmitt) Fiekers
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    Died January 9, 1973
    (aged 66)
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