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language linguistics educator

Charles Eugene Scruggs, American University administrator. Haggin fellow U. Kentucky, 1960, National Defense Education Act fellow U. Kentucky, 1965-1967. Secretary Junior Chamber of Commerce, Boone, North Carolina, 1964-1965. Member Association International Educators, American Association Teachers French, Tampa Bay Area Committee on Foreign Rels., Sister Cities International, Alliance Française.

Background

Scruggs, Charles Eugene was born on November 16, 1937 in Cullman, Alabama, United States. Son of Forrest Perier and Ora Mae (Smith) Scruggs.

Education

Bachelor, Transylvania University, 1959. Master of Arts, University Kentucky, 1962. Doctor of Philosophy, University Kentucky, 1968.

Career

Assistant professor Applachian State University, Boone, North Carolina, 1962-1965. Associate professor Eastern Kentucky University, Richmond, 1967-1972, University South Florida, Tampa, 1972-1985, professor, since 1985, associate director International Affairs Center, 1989-1999, director division languages and linguistics, 1998-2000, director study abroad and exchanges, since 1999. Translator, consultant Cano, Capsas & Associates, Tampa, 1981-1985.

Executive director Florida Collegiate Consortium for International Education, since 2000.

Membership

Secretary Junior Chamber of Commerce, Boone, North Carolina, 1964-1965. Member Association International Educators, American Association Teachers French, Tampa Bay Area Committee on Foreign Rels., Sister Cities International, Alliance Française.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: Watercolorist, gardener, genealogist.

Connections

Married LaDonna Kathryn Loescher, June 13, 1959. Children: Melana Teresa, Sabrina Kay.

father:
Forrest Perier Scruggs

mother:
Ora Mae (Smith) Scruggs

spouse:
LaDonna Kathryn Loescher

children:
Melana Teresa Scruggs

Sabrina Kay Scruggs