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Patricia McGuire Rock, American educator. National Endowment Humanities fellow, Yale University, 1973, Lane Cooper fellow, 1982-1983. Member of American Association of University Professors, Modern Language Association, National Council Teachers English, Medieval and Renaissance Club (New York City).

Background

Rock, Patricia McGuire was born on March 6, 1931 in Rock Rapids, Iowa, United States. Daughter of James Edward and Cecelia Anna Mary (Meagher) McGuire.

Education

Bachelor, Marycrest College, 1956. Master of Arts, University Iowa, 1967. Postgraduate, Fordham University.

Postgraduate, Union Theological Seminary New York University.

Career

Teacher, St. Mary's High School, Marshalltown, Iowa, 1957-1958, Walsh High School, Ottumwa, Iowa, 1958-1962. Chairman English department Aquinas High School, Fort Madison, Iowa, 1962-1965, Central High School, Great Falls, Montana, 1965-1966. Instructor English, OttumwaHeights College, 1966-1968, trustee, 1966-1970.

Instructor English, St. ThomasAquinas College, Sparkill, New York, 1971-1972, assistant professor, 1972-1979. Trustee, Marycrest College, 1966-1970. National Endowment Humanities fellow Yale University, summer 1973.

Lane Cooper fellow, 1982-1983.

Membership

Member of American Association of University Professors, Modern Language Association, National Council Teachers English, Medieval and Renaissance Club (New York City).

Connections

Married William Augustine Rock, October 20, 1972.

father:
James Edward McGuire

mother:
Cecelia Anna Mary (Meagher) McGuire

spouse:
William Augustine Rock