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educator , communications consultant

Phyllis Marcia Van Horn, American language and culture educator, intercultural communications consultant. Member National Association for Foreign Student Advisers Association International Educators (NAFSAn of Year 1991, 94, editor Pacific Northwest region newsletter since 1993, special programs consultant American language and culture program since 1992), British Columbia Teachers English as Additional Language.

Background

Horn, Phyllis Marcia Van was born on March 19, 1943 in Baltimore. Daughter of Irving Henry and Estelle (Hochman) Finkler.

Education

Bachelor in English & Secondary Education, Austin College, 1965. Master of Science in Secondary Education/Applied Linguistics, University Idaho, 1972.

Career

Teacher English as Second Language, United Church Board for World Ministries, Izmir & Tarsus, Turkey, 1965-1968; instructor English as Second Language, U. Idaho, Moscow, 1972-1982; international student advisor, U. Idaho, Moscow, 1972-1980; foreign expert English as Second Language, Nanjing Forestry U., China, 1982, 86-87; private tutor English as Second Language, English Language Program, Moscow, since 1982.

Membership

Member National Association for Foreign Student Advisers Association International Educators (NAFSAn of Year 1991, 94, editor Pacific Northwest region newsletter since 1993, special programs consultant American language and culture program since 1992), British Columbia Teachers English as Additional Language.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: studying Chinese, walking, raising small livestock.

Connections

Married John MacArthur Van Horn, June 7, 1967. Children: Brian David, Maureen Tamara.

father:
Irving Henry Finkler

mother:
Estelle (Hochman) Finkler

spouse:
John MacArthur Van Horn

child:
Maureen Tamara Horn

child:
Brian David Horn