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theologian

Linda Ruth Sweetman, American theologian. Recipient Congressional award, 1984, Staff award, University Dallas, 1979, 1985. Administrative board member First United Methodist Church, Dallas, 1985; Member of American College Personnel Association, Texas Association College and University Student Personnel Administrators, National Association Student Personnel Administrators.

Background

Sweetman, Linda Ruth was born on November 26, 1942 in Indianapolis, Indiana, United States. Daughter of Carl Herman and Doretta Henrietta (Heger) Bulthaup.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education, Indiana Central University, 1968. Master of Arts in Humanities, University Dallas, 1980.

Career

Secretary Indianapolis Schools, 1960—1966. Teacher kindergarten, 1968—1970. Teacher Lincoln Schools, Nebraska, 1970—1972.

Administrative assistant to president University Dallas, Irving, 1975—1977. Assistant dean students, 1977—1981. Dean students, 1981—1985.

Assistant dean Emma Willard School, Troy, New York, since 1985. Member advisory committee. Member Task Force Life Enrichment-WellWay Centers, Inc., 1984—1985.

Religion

Through Jesus' death on the cross, and his resurrection, God has broken the power of all that is evil, in the world and in us.

Politics

Church should be involved into political life by organizing delegations to party conferences.

Views

Every Christian should study the Bible that contains a variety of inspirational and thoughtful ideas in the field of history, law, and poetry.

Membership

Administrative board member First United Methodist Church, Dallas, 1985. Member of American College Personnel Association, Texas Association College and University Student Personnel Administrators, National Association Student Personnel Administrators.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Camping, motorcycling, sewing, travel.

Connections

Married Edward Richard Sweetman, November 20, 1965. Children: Dennis Patrick, Jennifer Lynn.

father:
Carl Herman Bulthaup

mother:
Doretta Henrietta (Heger) Bulthaup

spouse:
Edward Richard Sweetman

child:
Dennis Patrick Sweetman

child:
Jennifer Lynn Sweetman