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Leonard L. Tews Edit Profile

science educator , poet

Leonard L. Tews was American science educator, poet. Recipient, National League Women Pen Women, 2000, Honorary Mention, Peninsula Pulse, 2001. Member of Washington Poets Association.

Background

Tews, Leonard L. was born on May 28, 1934 in Rush Lake, Wisconsin, United States. Son of Lawrence Franklin and Jeannette Starr Tews.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Wisconsin, Oshkosh, 1956. Master of Arts, Indiana University, Bloomington, 1958. Doctor of Philosophy, University Wisconsin, Madison, 1964.

Career

Professor of biology University Wisconsin, Oshkosh, 1964—1996, chairman biology department, 1974—1980.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Poet: Family Poems, Dance Steps in Brass, The Moon Is Not Yet. Author: Poets Table Anthology, 2002. Contributor scientific papers, poems to literary journals.

Membership

Member of Washington Poets Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Poetry, music, nature.

Connections

Married Violet Lucille Herring, December 17, 1960 (divorced September 27, 1983). Children: Matthew, Heather, Charles, Edith.

father:
Lawrence Franklin

mother:
Jeannette Starr Tews

spouse:
Violet Lucille Herring

children:
Matthew Tews

Heather Tews

Charles Tews

Edith Tews