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Karin Patricia Kadar

Karin Patricia Kadar, American librarian. License instructional II in library science and elementary education, public library licensed. Named Vol. of Year American Cancer Society Mon Youch Unit, 1983-1984; recipient Crusade award American Cancer Society, Mon Yough unit, 1985-1986.

Background

  • Kadar, Karin Patricia was born on May 30, 1951 in Oil City, Pennsylvania, United States.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Clarion University, 1973. Master of Library Science, University Pittsburgh, 1975. Postgrad., University South Carolina.

    Career

    • Substitute teacher McKeesport (Pennsylvania) Area Schools, 1973, elementary school library, 1973-1975, 3d grade teacher, 1975-1978, elementary school library, 1978-1981. Adjunct professor Pennsylvania State University, McKeesport, 1988. Periodicals library Seton Hill College, Greensburg, Pennsylvania, 1986-1989.

      Director Penn Township Public Library., Level Green, 1989-1990. Grade school library substitute St. Agnes School, North Huntington, 1992. Middle school library substitute Belle Vernon (Pennsylvania) Area School District, 1993-1995.

      Director West Newton (Pennsylvania) Public Library., 1993-1995, Highland Community Library., Richland, Pennsylvania, 1996. Library Ridgeland (South Carolina) Elementary School, 1996-1998. Special orders coordinator Barnes and Noble, Hilton Head Island, South Carolina, 1998-1999.

      Manager Bluffton (South Carolina) Community Library., 1998-1999. Media specialist Jasper (South Carolina) County High School, 1999—2001, district library/ media specialist coordinator, since 1999. School technical coordinator West Hardeeville School, since 2001, media specialist, since 2002.

      Member consumer appeals board Ford Motor Company, 1989-1992, coordinator School District Library. Media Services, since 2000. Staff writer Current Diversions.

    Major achievements

    • License instructional II in library science and elementary education, public library licensed.

    Works

    • Author: (booklet) Sammy the Smokeless Dragon, 1976. Member advisory panel Pennsylvania magazine, 1992-1994, staff writer Current Diversions, 1999—2000, member editorial board SCASL Media Messenger, member editorial board and South Carolina Reading List committee Media Messenger.

    Membership

    Panelist Scan Trak Shoppers, since 1984, National Family Opinion, since 1984. Volunteer American Cancer Society, 1969-1994, public education chairman, 1974-1980, cancer prevention study II chairman, 1982-1988, public affairs chairman, 1984-1986, residential area crusade chairman, 1984-1985. Member American Library Association, Pennsylvania Library.

    Association, Parent-Teacher Guild, Pennsylvania State Education Association, Low Country Reading Association (president), South Carolina Association School Libraries (regional representative Jasper County, writer and member editorial board Messenger), Westmoreland County History Society, McKeesport College Club, Heritage History Association (Hilton Head, South Carolina).

    Personality

    Interests

    Writing, collecting books, genealogy.

    Connections

    • Daughter of Michael Joseph and Bette Lee (Painter) Kadar. Divorced; 1 child, Michael L.
    • father: Michael Joseph Kadar
    • mother: Bette Lee (Painter) Kadar
    • child: Michael L. Kadar
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    Born March 30, 1951
    (age 65)
    Nationality
    • 1973
      Clarion University
    • 1975
      University Pittsburgh
    • 1973
      Substitute teacher, McKeesport (Pennsylvania) Area Schools
    • 1973 - 1975
      Substitute teacher, McKeesport (Pennsylvania) Area Schools
    • 1978 - 1981
      Substitute teacher, McKeesport (Pennsylvania) Area Schools
    • 1986 - 1989
      periodicals library Seton Hill College
      Greensburg, Pennsylvania, United States
    • 1988
      adjunct professor, Pennsylvania State University
      Mckeesport, Pennsylvania, United States
    • 1989 - 1990
      director, Penn Township Public Library
    • 1992
      grade school library substitute St. Agnes School
    • 1993 - 1995
      middle school library substitute Belle Vernon (Pennsylvania) Area School District
    • 1993 - 1995
      director, West Newton (Pennsylvania) Public Library
    • 1996
      director, West Newton (Pennsylvania) Public Library
      Richland, Washington, United States
    • 1996 - 1998
      library Ridgeland (South Carolina) Elementary School
    • 1998 - 1999
      special orders coordinator, Island
      South Carolina, United States
    • 1998 - 1999
      Hilton Head, Island
      South Carolina, United States
    • 1998 - 1999
      manager, Bluffton (South Carolina) Community Library
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