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Dan Pyle Millar

Dan Pyle Millar, American communications educator.

Background

  • Millar, Dan Pyle was born on March 29, 1938 in South Bend, Indiana, United States. Son of Frank Estes and Irene (Pyle) Millar.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Wabash College, 1960. Master of Arts, Northwestern University, 1962. Doctor of Philosophy, Michigan State University, 1969.

    Career

    • Instructor Port Huron (Michigan) Junior College, 1962-1964. Assistant professor Bowling Green (Ohio) State University, 1966-1970. Associate professor, assistant to Provost Center Michigan University, Mount Pleasant, 1970-1982.

      Professor, department chairman Indiana State University, Terre Haute, 1982-1991. Senior consultant Institute for Crisis Management, Louisville.

    Works

    • Author: Teaching Small Groups, 1987. Co-author: Messages and Myths, 1976, Discussion in Secondary School, 1979. Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyterian

    Membership

    President Friends of the Arts, Terre Haute, 1987. Board directors Leadership of Terre Haute, 1990-1992, Volunteer Action Center, Terre Haute Organ Donors Association. Member Public Relations Society of America (accredited, president Hoosier chapter), Speech Communications Association, Central States Communications Association (president 1996-1997, executive secretary 1991-1994), Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communications (newsletter editor since 1994), American Forensic Association (executive secretary 1970-1972), Michigan Speech Association (president 1981-1982), Organizational Communications (chairman 1985-1985), Rotary (Paul Harris fellow 1990).

    Personality

    Interests

    Golf, theater, reading, gardening, music.

    Connections

    • Married Karen Lee Carpenter, August 10, 1963. 1 child, Matthew Wallace.
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    • 1960
      Wabash College
    • 1962
      Northwestern University
    • 1969
      Michigan State University
    • 1962 - 1964
      Instructor, Port Huron (Michigan) Junior College
    • 1966 - 1970
      assistant, professor Bowling Green (Ohio) State University
    • 1970 - 1982
      associate, to Provost Center Michigan University
      Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, United States
    • 1970 - 1982
      assistant, to Provost Center Michigan University
      Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, United States
    • 1982 - 1991
      professor, Indiana State University
      Terre Haute, Indiana, United States
    • 1982 - 1991
      department chairman, Indiana State University
      Terre Haute, Indiana, United States
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