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Nancy Carol Jones

Nancy Carol Jones, American journalist, educator. Member of American Association of University Professors, Press Club Western Pennsylvania, Society Professional Journalists, Association Education Journalism & Mass Communications, Women Communications, Pittsburgh Women's Press Club (scholarship chair).

Background

  • Jones, Nancy Carol was born on June 15, 1934 in Pittsburgh. Daughter of Eugene E. and Mary Jane (Cassilly) Jones.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University Pittsburgh, 1956. MSJ, Northwestern University, 1959. Doctor of Philosophy, University Missouri, 1967.

    Career

    • Teen editor, reporter Daily Press, Newport News, Virginia, 1956—1958. Bureau chief, reporter Miami Herald, Florida, 1959—1961. Editor Associated Press, Louisville, 1961—1965.

      Assistant professor journalism Pennsylvania State University, State College, 1967—1971. Associate professor Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, 1971—1985, professor, 1985—1989, chairman department, 1977—1983. Sabbatical teacher Beijing Broadcasting Institute, China, 1984—1985, teacher, since 1997.

      Director graduate communications program, full professor Point Park College, Pittsburgh, 1989—1996, chairman department, 1991—1996. Retired, 1996; visiting professor Beijing Broadcasting Institute, 1997—1998. Freelance writer & coach, consultant media, journalism education.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Politics

    The Church is after all a movement which sought to inject passion, direction and purpose into the spiritual lives of the people.

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    The relationship with God in Covenant is like a marriage between human beings – both as a community and as individuals – on the one side and God in Christ on the other.

    Denomination: Methodist

    Views

    Church members should be close and caring to feel each other's pains and problems. The good of the whole body of the Christian society should be put before individual needs.

    Membership

    Member of American Association of University Professors, Press Club Western Pennsylvania, Society Professional Journalists, Association Education Journalism & Mass Communications, Women Communications, Pittsburgh Women's Press Club (scholarship chair).
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    Born June 15, 1934
    • 1956
      University Pittsburgh
    • 1959
      Northwestern University
    • 1967
      University Missouri
    • 1956 - 1958
      Teen editor
      Newport News, Virginia, United States
    • 1959 - 1961
      bureau chief
      Florida, United States
    • 1961 - 1965
      editor Associate, d Press
      Louisville, Kentucky, United States
    • 1967 - 1971
      assistant, professor journalism Pennsylvania State University
      State College, Pennsylvania, United States
    • 1971 - 1985
      associate, professor Duquesne University
      Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
    • 1984 - 1985
      sabbatical teacher, Beijing Broadcasting Institute
      China
    • 1989 - 1996
      director, Point Park College
      Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
    • 1989 - 1996
      full professor, Point Park College
      Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
    • 1996
      retired
    • 1997 - 1998
      visiting professor, Beijing Broadcasting Institute
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