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Drs Anne Catherine GROL-OVERLING

Drs Anne Catherine GROL-OVERLING, Member of the First Chamber, Lecturer Conservatory of Music. Board Member, Dutch Group of the Interparliamentary Union, (IPU), Board Member, Teachers’ Union Twente (NGL).

Background

  • GROL-OVERLING, Drs Anne Catherine was born on March 20, 1931 in Doetinchem, The Netherlands. Parents: Antonius Overling and Maria Overling (née Van der Klugt).

  • Education

    • Roman Catholic University of Nijmegen, Educational Psychology, Bachelor of Arts, 1952, Master of Arts, 1954. State Examination M.O., English Language and Literature, Bachelor of Arts, 1979. Spoken languages: Dutch, English, German, French, Swahili.

    Career

    • Member, Hengelo Town Council, 1970-1976. Member, Provincial States Overyssel, 1978-1982. Member, Eerste Kamer (Senate), since 1982.

      Chairwoman, Standing Committee, Antillean and Aruban Affairs. Vice-Chwn., Standing Committee on Education. Teacher of child psychology, secondary and adult education, 1954-1963.

      Lecturer, teacher training college, Butimba Mwanza, Tanzania, 1963-1965. Research fellow, Netherlands University Fellowship of International Co-operation, Tanzania, 1965-1968. School of Social Work, Hengelo, 1969-1984.

      Lecturer. Conservatory of Music, Enschede, since 1984.

    Works

    • Noodzakelyk denken. Chapter 6, 1963. De samenwerking tassen blank en zwast, 1966.

      Primary Education in Sukumaland, Chapter 6, 1969. Column in University magazine, Twente, 1981-1982.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Christian Democratic Party

    Religion

    Roman Catholic.

    Membership

    Board Member, Dutch Group of the Interparliamentary Union, (IPU), Board Member, Teachers’ Union Twente (NGL). Clubs: Rotaryclub Hengelo.

    Personality

    Interests

    Reading, travelling, gardening. Education, Antilles Isles and Aruba, external affairs, third world development.

    Connections

    • Spouse Wenceslaus Grol, 1961.
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