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Thomas Henry Heuterman

Thomas Henry Heuterman, American journalist, communications educator. Recipient award for Distinguished Reporting for State and Local Government, American Political Science Association, 1960.


  • Heuterman, Thomas Henry was born on August 13, 1934 in Yakima, Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Son of Karel George Frederick and Mabel Lucille (Brown) Heuterman.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Washington State University, 1956. Doctor of Philosophy, Washington State University, 1973. Master of Arts, University Washington, 1961.


    • Reporter Herald-Republic, Yakima, Washington, 1957—1965. Professor department communications Washington State University, Pullman, 1965—1996, chairman department communications, 1977—1986.


    • Author: Movable Type: Biography of Legh R. Freeman, 1978.


    Denomination: Presbyterian


    Member of American Society Journalism School Administrators (past president), Association Education in Journalism and Mass Communications (head history division 1976-1977), Society Professional Journalists (Distinguished Campus Adviser 1980), American Journalism Historians Association (president 1956-1996).


    • Married Gretchen Ann Dow, June 22, 1957. Children: Thomas W., Karl Dow.
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    Born August 13, 1934
    • 1956
      Washington State University
    • 1973
      Washington State University
    • 1961
      University Washington
    • 1957 - 1965
      Reporter Herald-Republic
      Yakima, Washington, United States
    • 1965 - 1996
      professor, department communications Washington State University
      Pullman, Washington, United States