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Communication educator

Carolyn Sue Strohkirch, American communication educator. Cert secondary teacher, Michigan.


Strohkirch, Carolyn Sue was born on August 11, 1952 in Gladwin, Michigan, United States. Daughter of Lewis and Elsie Wanda (Endert) Strohkirch.


Bachelor, University Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1974. Master of Arts, Central Michigan University, Mount Pleasant, 1980. Doctor of Philosophy, University Washington, Seattle, 1988.


Director forensics University Texas, El Paso, 1980-1982, McMurry University, Abilene, Texas, 1982-1984. Graduate teaching assistant University Washington, Seattle, 1984-1987. Assistant professor Illinois State University, Normal, 1987-1994.

Basic course director, associate professor Fort Hays (Kansas) State University, since 1994.


  • Cert secondary teacher, Michigan.


  • Other Work

    • Co-author: Fundamentals of Oral Communication, second edition, 1997. Editorial board Illinois Speech and Theatre Association Jourl, 1992-1995, Kansas Speech Journal, since 1996. Contributor articles to professional journals.


Advisory board Human Society High Plains, Hays, Kansas, since 1996. Executive board Sunflower Council Girl Scouts American, Hays, since 1998. Member National Communications Association, We.

Speech Communications Association, Central States Communications Association (officer interest group since 2000), Kansas Speech Communications Association, Texas Speech Communications Association.


Lewis Strohkirch

Elsie Wanda (Endert) Strohkirch