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history professor

Tom DePalma, American history professor. Certified secondary teacher Illinois, 1983. Recipient Outstanding Teacher award, University Chicago, 1989. Member of Civil War Preservation Trust.

Background

DePalma, Tom was born on April 24, 1956 in Evanston, Illinois, United States. Son of Rosario Louis and Billie Louise DePalma.

Education

Master of Arts in American History, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, 1992.

Career

Teacher Grayslake High School, Illinois, 1985—1996. Associate professor American history Harper College, Palatine, since 1996.

Achievements

  • Certified secondary teacher Illinois, 1983.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Producer: (documentary) Unfinished Business: A New Generation Looks at Civil Rights.

Membership

Member of Civil War Preservation Trust.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Writing about baseball, Civil War travel.

Connections

Married Janet Flannery. Children: Meredith Jane, Douglas Raymond.

father:
Rosario Louis

mother:
Billie Louise DePalma

spouse:
Janet Flannery

children:
Meredith Jane DePalma

Douglas Raymond DePalma