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Editor , writer

Natalie Jacobson McCracken, American Editor, writer. Member Boston University Womens Guild (president 1987-1989).

Background

McCracken, Natalie Jacobson was born on February 22, 1935 in Des Moines. Daughter of Harry and Ruth Sarah (Bernstein) Jacobson.

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Drake University, Des Moines, 1957. Master of Fine Arts, Columbia University, New York City, 1959. Doctor of Philosophy, University Wisconsin, Madison, 1969.

Career

Instructor, Boston University, 1963-1964; instructor, Newton Wellesley Hospital School Nursing, Newton, Massachusetts, 1963-1967; instructor, LaSalle Junior College, Newton, Massachusetts, 1964-1967; assistant editor bulletins, Boston University, 1977-1978; writer public relations, Boston University, 1978-1979; editor, alumni coordinator, Boston University, 1980-1983; writer development, Boston University, 1983-1985; editor, Boston University, 1985-1987; director news publications and information, Boston University, 1987-1989. Visiting instructor Mount Ida Junior College, Newton, Massachusetts, 1980, Boston State College, U. Massachusetts, Boston, 1982-1985.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor: Boston University Today, 1987-1989, The Link, 1985-1991, Alumni Today, 1987-1989, and various other alumni publications, since 1980. Editor-in-chief Bostana, since 1998. Executive director development and alumni publications, since 1998.

Membership

Member Boston University Womens Guild (president 1987-1989).

Connections

Married Samuel McCracken, August 30, 1959. Children: Harry, Elizabeth.

father:
Harry Jacobson

mother:
Ruth Sarah (Bernstein) Jacobson

spouse:
Samuel McCracken

children:
Elizabeth McCracken

Harry McCracken