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Janet Kuska Macy Edit Profile

radio and television educator

Janet Kuska Macy, American Radio and television educator ( committee media, Educated)radio and television educator. Award, 1977 (AWRT award), School Bell Awards, (MEA award 1979, 80, 82); award 1966, 69, 81, 89, 91, 94, Best of the Best award, 1991), Epsilon Sigma Phi. Member Agricultural Communicators in Education (Superior award 1966, 69, 81, 89, 91, 94, Best of the Best award, 1991), Epsilon Sigma Phi.

Background

Macy, Janet Kuska was born on November 9, 1935 in Omaha. Daughter of Val and Marie (Letovsky) Kuska.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Nebraska, 1957. Master of Science, Kansas State University, 1961. Master of Education, South Dakota State University, 1970.

Career

With Federal Extension Svc., United States Department of Agriculture, Washington, 1956. Specialist Kansas State University Station KSAC, 1957-1961. Home economics editor U. Nebraska Station KUON, 1961-1962.

Specialist Iowa State University Station WOI-television, 1962-1967, South Dakot State University Station KESD-television, 1967-1971. Radio/television specialist Station KUOM University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, 1971^. Associate professor department family social science, 1982^.

Field editor Better Homes & Gardens, 1972-1973. Television consultant United States Consumer Product Safety Commission, 1978-1979. Media freelancer General Mills, Minneapolis, 1983.

Archivist Groves Conference on Marriage and Family,1986. Chair advising committee children's radio network Station, 1990-1992. Producer For The Family AAHS-WWTC-AM, Minneapolis, 1990-1994.

Producer With The Roosters Radio Nadezhda, Commonwealth of Independent States and Moscow, Russia, 1994. Interview Locomotion series British Broadcasting Corporation, 1994. Producer: (television documentary) Building Blocks for Learning, 1965 (American Council on Exercise award), (radio programs) Nutrition Award, 1977 (AWRT award), School Bell Awards, (MEA award 1979, 80, 82).

Named Alzheimer fellow Sigma-Tau Foundation, 1990.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Producer: (television documentary) Building Blocks for Learning, 1965 (American Council on Exercise award, Nutrition Award, 1977, AWRT award, School Bell Awards, MEA award, 1979, 80, 82).

Membership

Member of Agricultural Communicators in Education (Superior award 1966, 1969, 1981, 1991, 1994, Best of the Best award 1991), Epsilon Sigma Phi.

Connections

father:
Val Kuska

mother:
Marie (Letovsky) Kuska