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French language educator

Dianne Paula Guenin-Lelle, French language educator. Research grantee Scholars for 1990 Consortium for Advancement of Private Higher Education, Albion College, 1989, Hewlett-Mellon Faculty Development, Albion College, 1993.


Guenin-Lelle, Dianne Paula was born on June 19, 1957 in New Orleans. Daughter of Gustave Joseph and Carmen Marie (Prevost) Guenin.


Bachelor, University New Orleans, 1979. Student, Université Paul Valéry, France, 1980. Master of Arts, University Southwestern Louisiana, 1983.

Doctor of Philosophy, Louisiana State University, 1988.


Director, CODOFIL Program of Study, Montpellier, France, 1979-1980;English as Second Language tutor, U. Southwestern Louisiana, Lafayette, 1981-1982;coordinator of French and Spanish-gifted children's program, U. Southwestern Louisiana, Lafayette, 1982-1983;French and Spanish graduate teaching assistant, U. Southwestern Louisiana, Lafayette, 1980-1983;instructor, Louisiana State University, Paris, France, 1985;French teacher, Baton Rouge Magnet High School, 1986-1987;French graduate teaching assistant, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, 1983-1987;assistant professor French, Albion (Michigan) College, since 1987. Member of staff workshop course design and teaching Great Lakes College Association, since 1992. Co-organizer teaching workshop Albion College, since 1992.


  • Other Work

    • Reviewer: Triomphe de l'Iconoclaste, 1991. Contributor articles to professional journals.


Committee co-chair Albion Community Hospital Benefit Ball, 1990, Albion Civic Foundation Dance, 1991. Big sister Big Brothers/Big Sisters, Albion, 1991. Active National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, Albion, 1991-1994.

Member American Council Teaching of Foreign Languages, American Association Teachers of French, Southeast Society 17th Century (chair), Michigan Academy of Sciences, Midwest Modern Language Association, Modern Language Association.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: parenting, refinishing furniture, reading, biking, cooking.


Married Mark Allen Lelle, February 8, 1986. Children: Hannah Marie, Austin Mark.

Gustave Joseph Guenin

Carmen Marie (Prevost) Guenin

Mark Allen Lelle

Hannah Marie Guenin-Lelle

Austin Mark Guenin-Lelle