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Martin Schofield Quigley

Martin Schofield Quigley, American writer, educator.

Background

  • Quigley, Martin Schofield was born on November 24, 1917 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Martin Joseph and Gertrude Margaret (Schofield) Quigley.

  • Education

    • AB magna cum laude, Georgetown University, 1939. Master of Arts, Columbia University, 1973. Doctor of Education, Columbia University, 1975.

    Career

    • Reporter Motion Picture Herald, New York City and Hollywood, California, 1939-1941. With overseas branch Office of War Information, 1942. Secret war work United States Government, 1943-1945.

      Various editorial and management posts Quigley Public Company, Incorporated, New York York City, 1946—2001, president, 1964-2001, chairman, since 2001. Staff, department higher and adult education Teachers College, 1974-1975. Professor higher education graduate courses Baruch College City University of New York, 1977-1989.

      Professor higher education graduate courses Teachers College Columbia University, 1979-1980, 90. Professor higher education graduate courses Seton Hall University, 1981-1982. President QWS, Inc., 1975-1980.

      Educational consultant. Consultant superintendent schools New York Archdiocese, 1962-1970.

    Works

    • New Screen Techniques
    • This book on "New Screen Techniques" deals primarily with three powerful new methods under commercial development in 1953 by the motion picture industry.

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    President New York Christian Family Movement, 1960-1962, national executive committee, 1960-1965. Founder, chairman New York Indiana Schools Opportunity Project, 1965-1977. President Foundation International Cooperative, 1960-1965.

    Board directors Will Rogers Institute, Motion Picture Pioneers. Treasurer Religious Education Association United States and Canada, 1975-1981, chairman, 1981-1984. Trustee Village of Larchmont, New York, 1977-1979, mayor, 1980-1984.

    Trustee American Bible Society, 1984-2008. Board directors William J. Donovan Memorial Foundation, 1994-2001. Member of Larchmont Yacht.

    Connections

    • Married Katherine J. Dunphy, July 2, 1946. Children: Martin, Elin, William, Kevin, Karen, Patricia, John, Mary Katherine, Peter.
    • father: Martin Joseph Quigley
    • mother: Gertrude Margaret (Schofield) Quigley
    • spouse: Katherine J. Dunphy
    • children: Martin Quigley
    • Elin Quigley
    • William Quigley
    • Kevin Quigley
    • Karen Quigley
    • Patricia Quigley
    • John Quigley
    • Mary Katherine Quigley
    • Peter Quigley
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    Born November 24, 1917
    Nationality
    • 1939
      Georgetown University
    • 1973
      Columbia University
    • 1975
      Columbia University
    • 1939 - 1941
      Reporter Motion Picture Herald
      California, United States
    • 1942
      with overseas branch Office of War Information
    • 1943 - 1945
      secret war work, United States Government
    • 1946 - 2001
      various editorial and management, posts Quigley Public Company
    • 1977 - 1989
      professor, higher education graduate courses Baruch College City University of New York
    • 1979 - 1980
      professor, higher education graduate courses Teachers College Columbia University
    • 1981 - 1982
      professor, higher education graduate courses Seton Hall University
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