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Publications editor , Graphic designer

Gwen Elisabeth Butler, American graphic designer, publications editor. Recipient gold certified of excellence Strathmore Paper Company, 1989, Admissions Marketing Report certified merit advertising award, 1993, College Sports Information Directors American citation for excellence in publication, 1993.


Butler, Gwen Elisabeth was born on September 22, 1945 in Appleton, Wisconsin, United States. Daughter of Herbert and Eldora (Haskell) Spiegelberg.


Bachelor, Oberlin College, 1967. Master of Arts, Washington University, St. Louis, 1970.


Instructor German University Rhode Island, Kingston, 1970-1971, Eisenhower College, Seneca Falls, New York, 1980-1982. Teacher English and German Lessing-Kolleg, Marburg, Federal Republic Germany, 1971-1973. Teacher German Hanover (New Hampshire) High School, 1973-1979.

Instructor English Rochester (New York ) Institute of Technology, 1982-1984. Publications editor, art director Hobart and William Smith Colleges, Geneva, since 1985. Lecturer German, Dartmouth College, Hanover, l975-79.


  • Other Work

    • Translator: Marburg--Eine Stadt zwischen Gestern und Morgen, l972. Illustrator: Great Ideas, l988, Low Budget High Quality Design: The Art of Inexpensive Visual Communication, 1990.


Board of directors Ontario Day Care Center, Geneva, l986-89. Member University and College Designers Association (award of excellence 1988, 89), Council for Advancement and Support Education (Gold medal 1987, 88, Bronze medal 1990, Silver medal 1991), American Institute Graphic Arts, Oberlin College Alumni Association (president class of 1967, 82-87, alumni magazine committee 1988-1993).


Married Clarence Elliott Butler, May 23, l970. Children: Britta Erika, Kirstin Elissa.

Herbert Spiegelberg

Eldora (Haskell) Spiegelberg

Clarence Elliott Butler

Britta Erika Butler

Kirstin Elissa Butler