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Roland Edgar Wolseley, American writer. Recipient Fulbright award State Department to Nagpur University, India, 1952-1953. Member American Society Journalists and Authors, Society Professional Journalists, Sigma Delta Chi.

Background

Wolseley, Roland Edgar was born on March 9, 1904 in New York City.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Journalism, Northwestern University, 1928. Master of Science in Journalism, Northwestern University, 1932. Doctor of Letters (honorary), Albright College, Reading, Pennsylvania, 1955.

Career

Reporter 3 dailies, Reading, 1922-1924;from reporter to managing editor, Pennsylvania News, 1928-1931;city editor, assistant to public, Evanston News-Index, 1931-1934;assistant professor, Medill School, Northwestern University, Evanston, 1935-1946;professor journalism, Syracuse (New York) U., 1946-1972;professor emeritus, Syracuse (New York) U., since 1972. Freelance magazine writer Saturday Review, The Nation, Illustrated Weekly of India, The Crisis, The Christian Century, also others.

Religion

The Gospel shows the manner and the necessary work to be done, by which salvation can be achieved. This is human responsibility to innovate, sponsor, and evaluate new forms of community living.

Politics

The separation of church and state has guaranteed the diversity of religious expressions and the freedom to worship God according to each person’s conscience. However, separation of church and state permit interaction.

Views

In a society where self-interest and hypocrisy are often seen as dominating, the Christians should nurture and promote values and purposes that are beyond us.

Membership

Member American Society Journalists and Authors, Society Professional Journalists, Sigma Delta Chi.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Stamp collecting/philately.

Connections

Son of Enrique de Guerra Wolseley and Erminie Dietrich Thompson. Married Bernice Browne, November 28, 1928 (deceased 1980). Married Isabel Crumpacker Champ, April 2, 1983.

Stepchildren: John Champ Junior, Kelly Champ.

father:
Enrique Wolseley

spouse:
Bernice Browne

spouse:
Isabel Crumpacker Champ

child:
John Champ Junior Wolseley

child:
Kelly Champ Wolseley