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translator , author , Foreign language educator

Gordon Hartig, American foreign language educator, author, translator. Free University of Berlin fellow, 1975-1976. Teacher in CPR, American Red Cross, Bloomington, 1985-1987. Member American Association Teachers of German, Indiana German Heritage Society (education committee Bloomington chapter 1983-1987), American Federation Teachers (executive committee Bloomington chapter 1983-1987, treasurer 1985-1986), Phi Beta Kappa.

Background

Hartig, Gordon was born on December 13, 1952 in Evansville, Indiana, United States. Son of Glen C. and Harriett (Jones) Hartig.

Education

Bachelor in German and French, Indiana University, 1974. Postgraduate, University Hamburg, Federal Republic of Germany, 1973. Postgraduate, Free University, Berlin, 1976.

Master of Arts in German Linguistics, Indiana University, 1977.

Career

Materiel maintenance manager United States Department of Army, 1977-1979. Program coordinator Learning Skills Center Indiana University, Bloomington, 1979-1985, coordinator high school and non-credit programs Indiana Study Program, 1985-1987. Freelance writer Fort Collins, Colorado, 1987.

Associate editor, technical writer Duke Communications, International, Loveland, 1987-1988. Freelance instructor, translator, editor and writer Fort Collins and Westford, Massachusetts, since 1988. Language laboratory coordinator Middlesex Community College, Lowell, Massachusetts, 1997—2001.

Visiting professor German University Massachusetts, Lowell, since 2006.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author, programmer educational software, 1980-1985. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Teacher in CPR, American Red Cross, Bloomington, 1985-1987. Member American Association Teachers of German, Indiana German Heritage Society (education committee Bloomington chapter 1983-1987), American Federation Teachers (executive committee Bloomington chapter 1983-1987, treasurer 1985-1986), Phi Beta Kappa.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: map collecting, family, softball.

Connections

Married Jane B. Marcus, March 5, 1983. Children: Emily Marcus Hartig, Caitlin Marcus Hartig.

father:
Glen C. Hartig

mother:
Harriett (Jones) Hartig

spouse:
Jane B. Marcus

children:
Emily Marcus Hartig

Caitlin Marcus Hartig