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David May

David May, American university director, consultant, editor. Member Council for Advancement and Support of Education (chair national publications committee 1985-1987), University and College Design Association, American Institute Graphic Arts.

Background

  • May, David was born on May 4, 1934 in Wheeling, West Virginia, United States. Son of Herbert Stanley and Lucille (Bursee) May.

  • Education

    • AB, West Liberty State College, 1956. Master of Arts, Case Western Reserve University, 1958. Postgraduate, University Michigan, 1960.

      Postgraduate, Edinburgh College of Art, Scotland, 1964.

    Career

    • Designer Toledo Museum Art, 1961-1963. Instructor art Bradford (Massachusetts) College, 1964-1965. Lecturer art, designer University New Hampshire, Durham, 1965-1968.

      Designer Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, 1969-1971. Owner Ithaca Office Communications, 1971-1978. Director publications Syracuse (New York ) University, 1978-1987, executive director publications and printing, 1987-1993, executive director communications planning, since 1993.

      Consultant numerous colleges universities, since 1984.

    Works

    • Editor Syracuse University magazine, 1980-1985. Art director Adirondack Life magazine, 1976-1978. Art director (books) New Hampshire Public Company, 1968-1973.

      Contributor articles to magazines.

    Membership

    Member Council for Advancement and Support of Education (chair national publications committee 1985-1987), University and College Design Association, American Institute Graphic Arts.

    Personality

    Interests

    Tennis.

    Connections

    • Married Nancy Goodwin Shaw, February 9, 1963. Children: Christopher, Andrew, Michael.
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    • 1956
      West Liberty State College
    • 1958
      Case Western Reserve University
    • 1960
      University Michigan
    • 1964
      Edinburgh College of Art
    • 1961 - 1963
      Designer, Toledo Museum Art
    • 1964 - 1965
      instructor, art Bradford (Massachusetts) College
    • 1965 - 1968
      lecturer, University New Hampshire
      Durham, United Kingdom
    • 1965 - 1968
      designer, University New Hampshire
      Durham, United Kingdom
    • 1969 - 1971
      designer, Cornell University
      Ithaca, New York, United States
    • 1971 - 1978
      owner Ithaca Office Communications
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