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Evelyn B. Giteck Edit Profile

artist , educator , poet

Evelyn B. Giteck, American poet, educator, artist. Recipient Minerva award, AWARE Association, 1975-1976, Community Service to Lexington award for poetry film productions, Comcast Cable Company, 2003. Volunteer Santa Barbara Housing for the Needy, 1985—1987; president Brandeis University Women, Santa Barbara, 1987; Member of Longfellow Poetry Society (life), International Women's Writers' Guild (life).

Background

Giteck, Evelyn B. was born on March 9, 1920 in Brooklyn. Daughter of Max and Sophie Berman.

Education

Associate of Arts magna cum laude, Los Angeles City College, 1979. Bachelor magna cum laude, Immaculate Heart College, 1980. Master of Arts in Humanities magna cum laude, California State University, Dominiguez Hills, 1984.

Career

Office manager nursing department Cedars Sinai Hospital, Los Angeles, 1968—1970. Office manager academy dean's office Los Angeles City College, 1970—1981. Director program for women reentering the job market Assabet High School, Marlboro, Massachusetts, 1981—1985.

Director literature Friends of the Marlboro Library., 1981—1985. Producer programs Santa Barbara (California) Writers' Consortium, 1985—1987, The Unquiet Woman. Teacher poetry continuing education Lexington, Massachusetts, from 1989.

Teacher poetry Bedford (Massachusetts) Public Library., from 2003. Founder, director automobile resource conservation Los Angeles City College District, 1973. Founder, president, program chair Los Angeles City College chapter Association for Women's Active Return to Education, 1974—1977.

Responsible for creation of women's and day care center Los Angeles City College, 1974—1978, coordinator 50th anniversary celebration, 1979.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor, contributor: book of poetry Woven Word (Friends of the Library. Award, 1985). Author: Everywhere There are Gardens, Everlasting Spirit, (poetry art) Santa Barbara's Writers' Consortium Anthology, The Writing Finger Moves, 1985, 1986.

Membership

Volunteer Santa Barbara Housing for the Needy, 1985—1987. President Brandeis University Women, Santa Barbara, 1987. Member of Longfellow Poetry Society (life), International Women's Writers' Guild (life).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Writing, travel, swimming, reading, helping family.

Connections

Married Jack Bernard Giteck, September 21, 1940. Children: Anita Drujon Prager, Janice Susan, Sharon Phyllis Drujon.

father:
Max Berman

mother:
Sophie Berman

spouse:
Jack Bernard Giteck

children:
Anita Drujon Prager Giteck

Janice Susan Giteck

Sharon Phyllis Drujon Giteck