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Oleen Majors Henson

Oleen Majors Henson was business educator. Recipient Outstanding Service award, St. Peter's Episcopal Church, Medford, New Jersey, 1981-1982.

Background

  • Henson, Oleen Majors was born on March 19, 1922 in Winchester, Tennessee, United States. Daughter of James Thomas and Dora (Weaver) Majors.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Tennessee Technology University, 1943. Master of Arts in Education, University Kentucky, 1944. Doctor of Education, Temple University, 1964.

      M.Edn. in Counseling, 1984.

    Career

    • Associate professor Georgia State Woman's College, Valdosta, 1944—1946. Accounting instructor Tennessee Technology University, Cookville, 1946—1949. Instructor business education Temple University, 1963—1965.

      Assistant professor, 1965—1969. Associate professor, 1969—1975. Professor, since 1975.

      Professor emeritus; member project team Philadelphia Business Academies, 1972—1978. Advisory board, 1982. Study and evaluation teams Long Branch High School, Freehold School District, Lakewood High School.

      Judge Future Business Leaders American, Pennsylvania state Leadership Conference, 1975, since 1977. Volunteer counselor St. Peter's Episcopal Church, Medford, New Jersey.

    Works

    • Co-author: Gregg Shorthand, Individual Progress Method, Diamond Jubilee Series, 1972, Series 90, 1990, Gregg Shorthand Dictation and Transcription, Individual Progress Method, 1974, Series 90, 1982. Editor: Delta Pi Epsilon Journal, 1978-1982. Co-editor: National Business Education Yearbook, 1974.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Member of Phi Beta Lambda, Phi Delta Kappa, Delta Pi Epsilon, American Association Counseling and Devel, American Association Counseling and Development, American Psychological Association, Philadelphia Business Teachers Association, Pennsylvania Business Education Association, Eastern Business Education Association, American Association of University Professors National Business Education Association, American Vocational Association, Arrowhead Racquet.

    Connections

    • Married James Benjamin Henson, August 8, 1946. Children: David James, Cynthia Lynn.
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    • 1943
      Tennessee Technology University
    • 1944
      University Kentucky
    • 1964
      Temple University
    • 1944 - 1946
      Associate professor, Georgia State Woman's College
      Valdosta, Georgia, United States
    • 1946 - 1949
      accounting, instructor Tennessee Technology University
      Cookville, Texas, United States
    • 1963 - 1965
      instructor, business education Temple University
    • 1965 - 1969
      assistant, professor
    • 1969 - 1975
      associate professor
    • 1972 - 1978
      member, project team Philadelphia Business Academies
    • 1975
      professor
    • 1975
      judge Future Business Leader, ship Conference
    • 1975
      Pennsylvania state Leader, ship Conference
    • 1977
      judge Future Business Leader, ship Conference
    • 1977
      Pennsylvania state Leader, ship Conference
    • 1982
      advisory board
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