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Speech communication educator

Goodwin Berquist, American speech communication educator. Recipient Essay award Ohio Bicentennial Commission, 1976, Book award Ohio Association Museum and History Associations, 1983, research fellowship Huntington Library., San Marino, California, 1971. Member Washington Island, Wisconsin Archives Commission, 1992. Member Speech Communications Association (sustaining life), various state and local history societies.

Background

Berquist, Goodwin was born on June 29, 1930 in Rockville Center, New York, United States. Son of Goodwin Fauntleroy and Millicent Katherine (Gorham) Berquist.

Education

Bachelor, Ohio Wesleyan University, 1952; Master of Arts, Pennsylvania State University, 1954; Doctor of Philosophy, Pennsylvania State University, 1958.

Career

Instructor, Ohio State University, Columbus, 1957-1960; professor, Ohio State University, Columbus, 1969-1988; from assistant professor to professor, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, 1960-1969; visiting professor, U. Hawaii, Honolulu, 1965; visiting professor, Indiana U./Institute Technology Mara, Malaysia, 1985-1987; visiting professor, Dartmouth College, Hanover, N.H., 1989-1995. Instructor Peace Corps volumes Milwaukee, 1964-1968. Professor in charge Ohio State University classical rhetoric study tour, Greece and Italy, 1970.

Works

Membership

Member Washington Island, Wisconsin Archives Commission, 1992. Member Speech Communications Association (sustaining life), various state and local history societies.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: swimming, biography, local archives.

Connections

Married Nancy Jean Farquharson, June 13, 1953.

father:
Goodwin Fauntleroy Berquist

mother:
Millicent Katherine (Gorham) Berquist

spouse:
Nancy Jean Farquharson