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researcher , History educator

Bernard Myron Klass, American history educator, researcher. Certified teacher, California. Intercollegiate Studies Institute fellow, 1978, 81, National Endowment of the Humanities fellow, 1979, 84. Civic action chairman B'nai B'rith, Thousand Oaks, California, 1984-1986; delegate Anti-Defamation League, Woodland Hills, since 1985. Member Men's Club of Temple Aliyah.

Background

Klass, Bernard Myron was born on August 15, 1938 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Samuel and Rose (Cohen) Klass.

Education

Student, University Illinois, 1958. Bachelor in History, Roosevelt University, 1961. Master of Arts in History, University of California at Los Angeles, 1963.

Doctor of Philosophy in Economic History, University of California at Los Angeles, 1969. Postgraduate, University of California at Los Angeles.

Career

Instructor high school social studies, Los Angeles Unified School District, 1964-1965;part-time instructor in history, Los Angeles City College, 1964-1967;part-time instructor in history, California State University, Northridge, 1968-1970;part-time real estate salesperson, European Research Area/American Home, Woodland Hills, 1977-1984;professor of history, Los Angeles Pierce College, Woodland Hills, California, since 1965. Administrator Los Angeles Pierce Media Center, Woodland Hills, 1973-1974.

Achievements

  • Certified teacher, California.

Membership

Civic action chairman B'nai B'rith, Thousand Oaks, California, 1984-1986. Delegate Anti-Defamation League, Woodland Hills, since 1985. Member Men's Club of Temple Aliyah.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations; swimming, golf, tennis, fishing, hiking.

Connections

Married Selma Aronowitz, December 19, 1966. Children: Julie, Daniel, Joel.

father:
Samuel Klass

mother:
Rose (Cohen) Klass

spouse:
Selma Aronowitz

children:
Julie Klass

Daniel Klass

Joel Klass