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journalism educator

Gary B. Morgan, American journalism educator. Recipient Mark Dever award for excellence in teaching, Oxnard College, 1985-1986.

Background

Morgan, Gary B. was born on November 5, 1943 in San Diego, California, United States. Son of Howard Wilson and Loyola Elizabeth (Heiberger) Morgan.

Education

Bachelor, New Mexico Highlands University, Las Vegas, 1966. Master of Arts, Colorado State University, 1968. District Attorney, University Northern Colorado, 1990.

Career

Southern California prep sports editor Los Angeles Examiner, 1959-1961. Sports editor Star-News, National City, California, 1960-1961. Announcer KFUN Radio, Las Vegas, New Mexico, 1963-1966.

Sports information director New Mexico Highlands University, 1964-1966. Graduate teaching assistant department English Colorado State University, 1966-1968. Information director Mount Plains Intercollegiate Athletic Association, 1968-1971, 74-76.

Assistant director information service University Northern Colorado, 1968-1977. Assistant professor journalism Metropolitan State College, Denver, 1977-1984. Professor journalism Oxnard College, California, since 1984.

Works

Membership

President Oxnard College Academy Senate, 1993-1996. Member National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association (president 1976), College Sports Information Directors American (board directors), Journalism Association Community College (state president 1989-1990, Southern California president 1988-1989), Community College Journalism Association (national president 1992), Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communications, California Newspaper Publications Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: guitar, amateur radio, tournament bridge (life master), fishing.

Connections

Married Sharon Kay Traylor, June 16, 1965 (divorced 1974). Children: Stephen William Laurence, David Nathan Robert.

father:
Howard Wilson Morgan

mother:
Loyola Elizabeth (Heiberger) Morgan

spouse:
Sharon Kay Traylor

children:
Stephen William Laurence Morgan

David Nathan Robert Morgan