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educator , language educator

Diane Elizabeth Widmer, American language educator, educator. Licensed teacher Pennsylvania, Florida. Fulbright-Hays scholarship, 1975-1976. Member of Daughters of the American Revolution, Fulbright Alumni Association.

Background

Widmer, Diane Elizabeth was born on November 1, 1951 in Coral Gables, Florida, United States. Daughter of Frederick Shannon and Dorothy Anne (Lorber) Smith.

Education

Student, University Munich, 1972—1973. Bachelor of Science, University Pittsburgh, 1975. Postgraduate, University Hamburg, 1975—1976.

Master of Science, Florida International University, 1979.

Career

Adjunct professor Florida International University, 1978—1979. Associate professor senior German and English as 2d language Miami Dade Community Community College, since 1977. Owner German Translating Service, Miami, since 1980.

Achievements

  • Licensed teacher Pennsylvania, Florida.

Politics

People sometimes argue that involvement in political life involves getting our hands dirty, so is something Christians should avoid. But God is present in everything, including political institutions.

Views

The strongest feature of Methodism is that ordinary people play a major role in the running of the Church.

Membership

Member Daughters of the American Revolution, Fulbright Alumni Association (president greater Miami chapter 1989).

Connections

Married James A. Widmer, December 26, 1981.

father:
Frederick Shannon Smith

mother:
Dorothy Anne (Lorber) Smith

spouse:
James A. Widmer