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Bernard Albert Fiekers

clergyman , educator

Bernard Albert Fiekers, American clergyman, educator. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Chemical Society (councilor 1955-1963, chemical education committee council 1957-1959), American Institute Chemists, American Association Jesuit Scientists (president 1947-1948), New England Association Chemistry Teachers (honorary), Albertus Magnus Guild, Sigma Chi.; Club: Worcester Chemists (president 1946).

Background

Fiekers, Bernard Albert was born on January 19, 1906 in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Anton and Mary Helen (Schmitt) Fiekers.

Education

Student Ignatius Kolleg, Valkenburg, L. Netherlands, 1935-1939. Student ascetical theology St. Robert’s Hall, Pomfret, Conn. Graduate student chemistry Clark University, 1940-1942, professor.

Career

Assistant in chemistry, Boston coll. Editor: Jesuit Science Bulletin, 1948-1950, 1956-1960.

Works

  • Editor: Jesuit Science Bulletin, 1948-1950, 1956-1960.

Membership

Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Chemical Society (councilor 1955-1963, chemical education committee council 1957-1959), American Institute Chemists, American Association Jesuit Scientists (president 1947-1948), New England Association Chemistry Teachers (honorary), Albertus Magnus Guild, Sigma Chi. Club: Worcester Chemists (president 1946).

Connections

father:
Anton Fiekers

mother:
Mary Helen (Schmitt) Fiekers