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Cecilia Louise Cloughly, American foreign language educator. Recipient Merit certified, Goethe House New York and American Association Teachers German, 1978, Knight's Cross of Merit, Federal Republic Germany, 2005, German Educator award, Checkpoint Charlie Foundation, 2006; Fulbright scholar, University Munich, 1965-1966, Senior Fulbright fellow, Federal Republic Germany, 1979.


Cloughly, Cecilia Louise was born on February 18, 1943 in Albuquerque. Daughter of Cecil Pershing and Mary Louise (Bezemek) Cloughly.


Bachelor magna cum laude, Oberlin College, 1965. Master of Arts, Northwestern University, 1967. Doctor of Philosophy, Northwestern University, 1970.

Master of Business Administration, Claremont Graduate School, 1989.


Player French horn Graunke Orchestra, Munich, 1965—1966. Associate professor German, chairman department Elmhurst College, Illinois, 1968—1973. Adviser Fulbright and study abroad Institute International Education, Chicago, 1973—1974.

Director Oldenborg Center Modern Languages and International Relations Pomona College, California, 1974—1984, director international education, 1984—1990. Teacher German and Latin Polytech. School, Pasadena, since 1994.

Player French horn community orchestras, since 1966. Adjunct professor German Citrus College, Glendora, since 2001. Webmaster German Language Learning Website.


  • Other Work

    • Author: Advisor's Guide to Study Aborad, 1975, Wilhelm Mueller, The Poet of the Schubert Song Cycles: His Life and Works, 1981. Translator: A Pictorial History of the Horn, 1975. Associate editor Schatzkammer der deutschen Sprachlehre, Dichtung und Geschichte, since 1978.

      Contributor articles to professional journals.


Member of Modern Language Association, Council on International Education Exchange (board directors 1985-1989), National Association Foreign Students Affairs, American Association Teachers German (co-founder, co-director placement information centers 1973-1977), Phi Beta Kappa.


Married Frank R. Stott. Children: Heidi Louise, Charles Edward.

Cecil Pershing Cloughly

Mary Louise (Bezemek) Cloughly

Frank R. Stott

Heidi Louise Cloughly

Charles Edward Cloughly