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Robert Lewis Nash

Robert Lewis Nash, American college president. Recipient Outstanding Teacher award, Columbus, 1955, Community College Leadership award Michigan State University, 1968, Distinguished Service award Ohio Department Elementary Prins., 1965. Member National Education Association, Maryland. Teachers Association, Cecil County (Man of Year, treasurer), North East chambers commerce, Phi Delta Kappa.

Background

  • Nash, Robert Lewis was born on May 2, 1910 in Vernon, Wisconsin, United States. Son of Charles Elmer and Florence Anna (Smith) Nash.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Muskingum College, 1932. Master of Arts, Ohio State University, 1938. Doctor of Education, Northern Colorado U., 1957.

    Career

    • Classroom teacher Coshocton and Columbus (O.) Bds. Education, 1932-1945. Administrator elementary and secondary schools Columbus Board Education, 1945-1957.

      Administrator junior high school program Northern Illinois U., 1957-1962. Chairman education department, dean Evening and Summer School, Towson State College, Baltimore, 1962-1966. Assistant to president Sauk Valley College, Dixon, Illinois, 1967-1968.

      President Cecil Community College, North East, Maryland., 1968-1979. Board of directors North East Symphony Society. Resident agent Cecil College Foundation.

      Secretary Maryland. Council Community College Presidents.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Member National Education Association, Maryland. Teachers Association, Cecil County (Man of Year, treasurer), North East chambers commerce, Phi Delta Kappa.

    Connections

    • Married Mary Marie Pigman, August 10, 1935.
    • father: Charles Elmer Nash
    • mother: Florence Anna (Smith) Nash
    • spouse: Mary Marie Pigman
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    Born March 2, 1910
    Died June 8, 1979
    (aged 69)
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