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Chemistry educator

Lillian Brostek Webster, American Chemistry educator. Named Delaware Chemistry Teacher of Year, Delaware section American Chemical Society, 1987-1988. Member American Association of University Women, National Science Teachers Association, Chemical Education Division American Chemical Society, Delaware Teachers Science (board directors 1982-1988, secretary), Science Teachers Affiliate Group(treasurer since 1985).

Background

Webster, Lillian Brostek was born on July 31, 1927 in New York City. Daughter of John and Mary (Prestop) Brostek.

Education

Bachelor of Science, College Mount St. Vincent, 1949; Master of Science, Pennsylvania State University, 1951; Doctor of Philosophy, Pennsylvania State University, 1955.

Career

Teacher, chemistry, Delaware Hospital School Nursing, Wilmington, 1957-1960; teacher, chemistry, Ursuline Academy High School, Wilmington, 1967-1971, 74-78; chairman, science department, Ursuline Academy High School, Wilmington, 1978-1991; retired, 1991.

Membership

Member American Association of University Women, National Science Teachers Association, Chemical Education Division American Chemical Society, Delaware Teachers Science (board directors 1982-1988, secretary), Science Teachers Affiliate Group(treasurer since 1985).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: gourmet cooking, reading, traveling.

Connections

Married Owen W. Webster, November 21, 1953. Children: Ellen, Anne, John, James, Mary Kathryn.

father:
John Brostek

mother:
Mary (Prestop) Brostek

spouse:
Owen W. Webster

children:
Ellen Webster

Anne Webster

John Webster

James Webster

Mary Kathryn Webster