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English educator

Mary Etta Benson, American English educator. Fellow National Defense Education Act, 1967-1970. Member Modern Language Association, National Council Teachers English.

Background

Benson, Mary Etta was born on July 24, 1943 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Daughter of James Archer and Blanche Naomi (Speicher) Scott.

Education

Bachelor, Westminster College, 1965. Master of Arts, Miami University, Oxford, Ohio, 1969. Doctor of Philosophy, Miami University, Oxford, Ohio, 1975.

Career

Teacher Berlin (Pennsylvania) Brothersvalley Schools, 1965-1967. From graduate assistant to associate Miami University, Oxford, 1967-1970. From instructor to assistant professor Behrend College, Erie, Pennsylvania, 1970-1981.

From associate professor to professor Tarkio (Missouri) College, 1981-1991. Professor Avila University, Kansas City, Missouri, since 1991.

Membership

Member Modern Language Association, National Council Teachers English.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, travel.

Connections

Married Donald L. Benson, June 20, 1998.

father:
James Archer Scott

mother:
Blanche Naomi (Speicher) Scott

spouse:
Donald L. Benson