Nigoghosian, Alice Marie was born on April 9, 1939 in Detroit, Michigan, United States. Daughter of Sam and Agnes O. (Vartanian) North. Bachelor of Arts Mass Communications, Wayne State University, Detroit, 1969. Editorial and production secretary Wayne State University Press., Detroit, 1961-1968, assistant production manager, 1968-1969, 70-77, publishing production coordinator, 1977-1979, production and design manager,1979, associate director, 1986-1989, interim director, 1989.