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school library media specialist

Jacqueline Marie Basaraba, American school library media specialist. Certified library media specialist, North Dakota.

Background

Basaraba, Jacqueline Marie was born on July 13, 1952 in Bowman, North Dakota, United States. Daughter of John Morris and Marjorie Thelma (Thune) Torpen.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Education, Dickinson State College, 1973. Postgraduate, University North Dakota, 1975. Postgraduate, North Dakota State University, 1977.

Postgraduate, Moorhead State College, 1977.

Career

Teacher Hettinger (North Dakota) Public School, 1973-1975. Librarian Park River (North Dakota) High School, since 1977. Library media specialist Williston (North Dakota) High School, since 1977.

Appointee Governor's Advisory Committee on Chapter II-Elementary and Secondary Education Act.

Achievements

  • Certified library media specialist, North Dakota.

Membership

Volunteer Williston Basin Friendship program, since 1987. Member American Association of University Women, North Dakota Education Association (Library Media Association president 1984-1985, numerous other offices), Williston Education Association (secretary 1978-1979, building representative since 1984), Park River Education Association (secretary 1976-1977), North Dakota Library Association (school section past secretary), Mount Plains Library Association, Delta Kappa Gamma.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: bowling, riding, fishing, reading, cross-stich.

Connections

Married James Allen Basaraba, June 1, 1982.

father:
John Morris Torpen

mother:
Marjorie Thelma (Thune) Torpen

spouse:
James Allen Basaraba