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educator , theologian

Carolyn Frances Wörman Sur, American theologian, educator. Professed School Sisters of Notre Dame, 1962. Grantee National Science Foundation, 1968-1974, 77, St. Louis University, 1984-1989, 88-90, Bogart Foundation, 1990-1991, Sacred Heart School Theology, 1992.


Sur, Carolyn Frances Wörman was born on November 21, 1942 in Effingham, Illinois, United States. Daughter of Alphonse Aloysius and Barbara Helen (Wörman) Sur.


Bachelor of Science in Mathematics, Notre Dame College, St. Louis, 1964. Master of Arts in Teaching in Mathematics, St. Louis, 1974. Doctor of Philosophy in History Theology, St. Louis, 1992.


Teacher mathematics St. Louis Archdiocesan School Systems, 1964-1966, Teutopolis (Illinois) Community High School, 1966-1968, Catholic Parochial School Systems, St. Louis, 1968-1974, Highland, Illinois, 1974-1980. Instructor art, teacher mathematics and science Vincent Gray Alternative High School, East St. Louis, 1980-1983. Teacher mathematics Fort Madison (Iowa) Catholic School Systems, 1983-1984.

Instructor mathematics and world religions St. Louis University, 1984-1991. Director residence Mount Mary College, Milwaukee, 1991-1992. Theologian Greco Institute, Diocese of Shreveport, Louisiana, since 1995.

Member dean's council Sacred Heart School Theology, Hales Corners, Wisconsin, 1992-1994. Member social justice council, wellness council School Sisters of Notre Dame, 1982-1984, 86-88. Dehone lecturer Sacred Heart School Theology.


  • Professed School Sisters of Notre Dame, 1962.


  • Other Work

    • Contributor chapter to book, articles to professional journals.


Fundraiser through water ballet performance Effingham Community Park, 1956-1957. Volunteer, leader youth vols. Missouri School for the Blind, St. Louis, 1970-1974.

Volunteer prison ministry Illinois and Iowa State Prison, 1980-1984. Lecturer Louisiana Interch. Organization, Baton Rouge.

Member International Medieval Institute, American Academy Religion, Pi Mu Epsilon.


  • Other Interests

    Gardening, leather craft, swimming, working out, recorder playing.


Alphonse Aloysius Sur

Barbara Helen (Wörman) Sur