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Rosemary Agonito

Rosemary Agonito, author. Recipient Winner Western Heritage award for Oustanding Western Novel, 2006, Thomas Jefferson award, Robert Earl McConnel Foundation, 1977.

Background

  • Agonito, Rosemary Daughter of Mariangelo and Filomena (Albanese) Giambattista.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Le Moyne College College, 1959. Master of Arts, Niagara University, 1961. Doctor of Philosophy, Syracuse University, 1975.

    Career

    • Assistant instructor Syracuse (New York ) University, 1969-1975. Instructor Colgate University, Hamilton, New York, 1973-1975. Associate professor Rochester (New York ) Institute of Technology, 1976-1983.

      President New Futures Enterprises, Syracuse, 1983—2002. Author, since 2002.

    Works

    Politics

    Party affiliation: independent.

    Membership

    Member Mayor's Commission Women, Syracuse, 1986-1992. Co-chair City-County Human Rights Commission, Syracuse, 1988-1993. Member New York State Advisory Council Equal Opportunity for Women, Albany, New York, 1988-1992.

    Board directors Elizabeth Cady Stanton Foundation, 1979-1983. Girls Inc. of Central New York, 1999-2005, Matilda Joslyn Gage Foundation, 2000-2005, Planned Parenthood, since 2006.

    Personality

    Interests

    Travel.

    Connections

    • Married Joseph Agonito. Children: Giancarlo, Mae Lee.
    • father: Mariangelo Giambattista
    • mother: Filomena (Albanese) Giambattista
    • spouse: Joseph Agonito
    • children: Giancarlo Agonito
    • Mae Lee Agonito
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    • 1959
      Le Moyne College College
    • 1961
      Niagara University
    • 1975
      Syracuse University
    • 1969 - 1975
      Assistant, instructor Syracuse (New York ) University
    • 1973 - 1975
      instructor, Colgate University
      Hamilton, Bermuda
    • 1976 - 1983
      associate, professor Rochester (New York ) Institute of Technology
    • 1983 - 2002
      president, New Futures Enterprises
      Syracuse, New York, United States
    • 2002
      author