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Newspaper editor

Jack Schwartz, American newspaper editor. Central American Nieman fellowship, Harvard University, 1970-1971, International Affairs fellowship, Columbia University, 1971-1972. Member of City College Communications Alumni Association.

Background

Schwartz, Jack was born on May 9, 1938 in New York City. Son of Isadore and Pauline (Bonik) Schwartz.

Education

Bachelor in English, City College New York, 1959. Student, Harvard University, 1971. Student, Columbia University, 1972.

Career

City editor Newsday, Garden City, 1967—1969, editor part II, 1970—1973. Instructor copy editing New York University, 1976—1977. Interpretive writing Columbia J-School, New York City, 1977—1978.

Copy chief New York Times Magazine, 1979—1982, assistant culture editor, 1982—1985, editor arts and leisure, since 1985. Sergeant United States Army, 1961-1963.

Membership

Member of City College Communications Alumni Association.

Connections

Married Nella Irene Shapiro, October 16, 1977. Children: Max, Molly.

father:
Isadore Schwartz

mother:
Pauline (Bonik) Schwartz

spouse:
Nella Irene Shapiro

children:
Max Schwartz

Molly Schwartz