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Lynette Deane Shaw-Smith

Lynette Deane Shaw-Smith, American English educator. University Missouri fellow, 1985-1988; recipient LaFata Teaching award, 2000.

Background

  • Shaw-Smith, Lynette Deane was born on August 24, 1961 in Pittsfield, Illinois, United States. Daughter of Glen Wardell and Betty (Deane) Shaw.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in English summa cum laude, MacMurray College, Jacksonville, Illinois, 1983. Master of Arts in Linguistics, Rhetoric, University Missouri, 1985.

    Career

    • Graduate teacher English department University Missouri, Columbia, 1983-1988. Editorial assistant University Missouri Press, 1985-1988. Technical writer International Business Machines Corporation, San Jose, California, 1988-1992, Apollo Programming, San Jose, 1992-1993.

      Instructor Urbana (Illinois) Adult Education, 1993-1997, Parkland College, Champaign, Illinois, 1993-1997. Professor English Springfield (Illinois) College, since 1997. Advisor International Club, Springfield, since 1999.

    Membership

    Member San Jose Museum Art, 1988-1990, Arizona Sonora Desert Mur., Tucson, 1990. Volunteer tutor Santa Teresa High School, San Jose, 1990-1993. Member American Association of University Women, National Council Teachers English, Conference on College Composition and Communications, Illinois Learning Specialists and Developmental Educators.

    Personality

    Interests

    Travel, theater, reading.

    Connections

    • Married Scott David Smith, June 3, 1989.
    • father: Glen Wardell Shaw
    • mother: Betty (Deane) Shaw
    • spouse: Scott David Smith
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    Born August 24, 1961
    (age 56)
    Nationality
    • 1983
      MacMurray College
    • 1985
      Rhetoric
    • 1983 - 1988
      Graduate teacher, English department University Missouri
      Columbia, Missouri, United States
    • 1985 - 1988
      editorial assistant, University Missouri Press
    • 1988 - 1992
      technical writer, International Business Machines Corporation
      San Jose, Costa Rica
    • 1992 - 1993
      technical writer, International Business Machines Corporation
      San Jose, Costa Rica
    • 1993 - 1997
      instructor, Urbana (Illinois) Adult Education
      Champaign, Illinois, United States
    • 1993 - 1997
      instructor, Urbana (Illinois) Adult Education
    • 1997
      professor, English Springfield (Illinois) College
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    Award