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historian

Sharon Ruth Lowenstein, American historian. Fellow Memorial Foundation for Jewish Culture New York, 1981, National Foundation for Jewish Culture New York 1981, Eleanor Roosevelt Institute Hyde Park, 1981.

Background

Lowenstein, Sharon Ruth was born on December 8, 1937 in Kansas City, Missouri, United States. Daughter of Gus and Ann Betty (Gitnick) Agron.

Education

Bachelor, University Oklahoma, 1957. Master of Arts, University Missouri, 1972. Doctor of Philosophy, University Kansas, 1983.

Career

Lecturer University Missouri, Kansas City. Visiting professor University Kansas, Lawrence, 1983-1984, 88-89. Assistant director Hall Center for the Humanities, 1984-1988, acting director, 1987-1988.

Membership

Board directors secretary Jewish Community Campus Kansas City, board governors Hebrew Union College Cincinnati. Board directors Center for Learning and Leadership New York, Jewish Federation Kansas City, Member American History Association, Organization of America Historians, American Jewish History Society (board directors 1983-1987).

Connections

Married William B. Lowenstein, August 24, 1957. Children: Lon Jay, Glenn L., John Alan, Reed Howard.

father:
Gus Agron

mother:
Ann Betty (Gitnick) Agron

spouse:
William B. Lowenstein

children:
Lon Jay Lowenstein

Glenn L. Lowenstein

John Alan Lowenstein

Reed Howard Lowenstein