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Editor , journalism educator

Regis Louise Boyle was American journalism educator, editor. President Washington chapter National Christ Child Society, 1982-1985, national president, 1990-1992; national president Trinity College Alumnae Association, 1955-1959; vice president Catholic University Alumni Association, 1951-1953, 69-71. Member John Carroll Society, Order Malta (President's award 1998), Kenwood Country Club, Cosmos Club.

Background

Boyle, Regis Louise was born on April 11, 1912 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Daughter of Charles Weems and Elma (Payne) Boyle.

Education

AB, Trinity College, 1933. Master of Arts, Catholic University America, Washington, 1934. Doctor of Philosophy, Catholic University America, Washington, 1939.

Postgraduate, Columbia University, 1940.

Career

Teacher Eastern High School, Washington, 1936-1955, Woodrow Wilson High School, Washington, 1955-1965, Walt Whitman High School, Bethesda, Maryland, 1965-1980. Associate professor journalism, chair Catholic University American, Washington, 1947-1975. Professor University Maryland, College Park, 1975-1989.

Retired, 1989

Member advisory board Student Press Law Center, Arlington, Virginia, 1978—1984.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributing editor: Springboard to Journalism, 1973, second edition, 1985.

Membership

President Washington chapter National Christ Child Society, 1982-1985, national president, 1990-1992. National president Trinity College Alumnae Association, 1955-1959. Vice president Catholic University Alumni Association, 1951-1953, 69-71.

Member John Carroll Society, Order Malta (President's award 1998), Kenwood Country Club, Cosmos Club.

Connections

father:
Charles Weems Boyle

mother:
Elma (Payne) Boyle