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Donald Peter Ranly

journalism educator

Donald Peter Ranly, American journalism educator. Member Association Education In Journalism and Mass Communication, International Society General Semantics, Council Communication Managers, International Association Business Communicators.

Background

Ranly, Donald Peter was born on November 4, 1935 in Cassella, Ohio, United States. Son of Peter Nicholas and Sophia Mary (Speck) Ranly.

Education

Bachelor in Philosophy, University Dayton, 1958. Master of Arts in Journalism, Marquette University, 1966. Master of Arts in Speech, Marquette University, 1967.

Doctor of Philosophy in Journalism, University Missouri, 1976.

Career

Managing editor Philosophy Today, Carthagena, Ohio, 1968-1973. Director, producer Public Broadcasting Service, WCAE, St. John, Indiana, 1969-1973. Editorial manager Messenger Press, Carthagena, 1967-1969.

Associate professor Calumet College, East Chicago, Indiana, 1969-1973. Professor journalism University Missouri School Journalism, Columbia, since 1973, head magazine program, since 1976, acting associate dean, 1983-1984. Lecturer American Press Institute, Reston, Virginia.

Teacher Magazine Public Congress. Consultant corporations, associations, magazines, newspapers, organizations United States and Canada, since 1978.

Works

book Beyond the Inverted Pyramid: Effective Writing for Newspapers, Magazines and Specialized Publications book Principles of American Journalism book Writing Fiction For Dummies book Writing Children's Books For Dummies

Membership

Member Association Education In Journalism and Mass Communication, International Society General Semantics, Council Communication Managers, International Association Business Communicators.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Music, movies, jogging.

Connections

Married Eva Joan Simerman, June 9, 1973. Stepchildren: Stephanie, Julia, Diana (adopted).