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Lena Y. Grant

Lena Y. Grant was American librarian. Recipient District award of merit Merrimac District Boy Scouts American, 1989, Silver Beaver award Tidewater Council, 1991. Member American Association of University Women (president Portsmouth branch 2003-2005), Virginia Educational Media Association, Chesapeake Education Association (board directors 1999-2003), Delta Kappa Gamma (secretary 1998-2000, vice president 2002-2004), Phi Kappa Phi, Kappa Delta Pi.

Background

  • Grant, Lena Y. was born on January 6, 1946 in Greensboro, North Carolina, United States. Daughter of Carl Jay and Merle Briggs Yow.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Radford College, 1968. Master of Science in Education, Old Dominion University, 1993.

    Career

    • Assistant circulation library Radford (Virginia) College Library., 1968-1969. School library Truitt Junior High School, Chesapeake, Virginia, 1969-1970, Handley High School, Winchester, 1970-1972, Western Branch Middle School, Chesapeake, 1973—2005.

    Politics

    There is a large range of issues where Church should interact with politics in such areas as poverty and inequality, environmental issues, nuclear and chemical weapons and the harm caused by use of drugs and drinking.

    Religion

    Through Jesus' death on the cross, and his resurrection, God has broken the power of all that is evil, in the world and in us.

    Denomination: Methodist

    Views

    Christians with different approaches should be engaged with each other to discuss how the Bible should be applied to issues in our contemporary world.

    Membership

    Member American Association of University Women (president Portsmouth branch 2003-2005), Virginia Educational Media Association, Chesapeake Education Association (board directors 1999-2003), Delta Kappa Gamma (secretary 1998-2000, vice president 2002-2004), Phi Kappa Phi, Kappa Delta Pi.

    Connections

    • Married William Sawyer Grant, September 14, 1968. Children: William S. II, Robert Edward.
    • father: Carl Jay
    • mother: Merle Briggs Yow
    • spouse: William Sawyer Grant
    • children: William S. II Grant
    • Robert Edward Grant
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    Born January 6, 1946
    (age 70)
    Nationality
    • 1968
      Radford College
    • 1993
      Old Dominion University
    • 1968 - 1969
      Assistant, circulation library Radford (Virginia) College Library
    • 1969 - 1970
      school library Truitt Junior High School
      Chesapeake, Virginia, United States
    • 1970 - 1972
      school library Truitt Junior High School
      Winchester, Virginia, United States
    • 1973 - 2005
      school library Truitt Junior High School
      Chesapeake, Virginia, United States