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Drs Anne Catherine GROL-OVERLING

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Drs Anne Catherine GROL-OVERLING, Member of the First Chamber, Lecturer Conservatory of Music. Board Member, Dutch Group of the Interparliamentary Union, (IPU), Board Member, Teachers’ Union Twente (NGL).

Background

GROL-OVERLING, Drs Anne Catherine was born on March 20, 1931 in Doetinchem, The Netherlands. Parents: Antonius Overling and Maria Overling (née Van der Klugt).

Education

Roman Catholic University of Nijmegen, Educational Psychology, Bachelor of Arts, 1952, Master of Arts, 1954. State Examination M.O., English Language and Literature, Bachelor of Arts, 1979. Spoken languages: Dutch, English, German, French, Swahili.

Career

Member, Hengelo Town Council, 1970-1976. Member, Provincial States Overyssel, 1978-1982. Member, Eerste Kamer (Senate), since 1982.

Chairwoman, Standing Committee, Antillean and Aruban Affairs. Vice-Chwn., Standing Committee on Education. Teacher of child psychology, secondary and adult education, 1954-1963.

Lecturer, teacher training college, Butimba Mwanza, Tanzania, 1963-1965. Research fellow, Netherlands University Fellowship of International Co-operation, Tanzania, 1965-1968. School of Social Work, Hengelo, 1969-1984.

Lecturer. Conservatory of Music, Enschede, since 1984.

Works

  • Noodzakelyk denken. Chapter 6, 1963. De samenwerking tassen blank en zwast, 1966.

    Primary Education in Sukumaland, Chapter 6, 1969. Column in University magazine, Twente, 1981-1982.

Religion

Roman Catholic.

Membership

Board Member, Dutch Group of the Interparliamentary Union, (IPU), Board Member, Teachers’ Union Twente (NGL). Clubs: Rotaryclub Hengelo.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, travelling, gardening. Education, Antilles Isles and Aruba, external affairs, third world development.

Connections

Spouse Wenceslaus Grol, 1961.