Bachelor magna cum laude, Marshall University, 1954. Certified d'Etudes Francaises, University Poitiers, France, 1955. Master of Arts, Western Reserve University, 1958.
Doctor of Philosophy, University Illinois, 1968.
Secondary education educator, 1955-1957, 59-60. Instructor in French Muskingum College, New Concord, Ohio, 1960-1962. Assistant instructor in French University Illinois, Urbana, 1962-1967.
Assistant professor to professor romance languages DePauw University, Greencastle, Indiana, 1967—1998, professor emerita, 1998—2008.
Member Modern Language Association, American Association Teachers French, Women in French, Simone de Beauvoir Society, American Council for Quebec Studies, American Council Teachers Foreign Languages.
Married James George Beaudry, June 2, 1973.