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Community college administrator

Urban Albert Thobe, American Community college administrator. Treasurer Des Plaines Arts Council, 1990-1992. Member National Council Instructional Adminstrs. (secretary 1984-1985, vice president 1985-1986), American Association of Community, Technology and Junior Colls.

Background

Thobe, Urban Albert was born on December 7, 1935 in Dayton, Ohio, United States. Son of Urban Charles and Mary Carmel (Weckesser) Thobe.

Education

Bachelor, St. Joseph's College, Rennsalear, Indiana, 1958; Master of Arts, U. Notre Dame, 1961; Doctor of Philosophy, U. Notre Dame, 1967.

Career

Assistant professor, chairman philosophy department, Lewis U., Romeoville, Illinois, 1965-1970; associate dean division humanities, fine arts and special services, William Rainey Harper College, Palatine, Illinois, 1970-1979; dean division humanities, math and technical, Oakton Community College, Des Plaines, Illinois, since 1979.

Membership

Treasurer Des Plaines Arts Council, 1990-1992. Member National Council Instructional Adminstrs. (secretary 1984-1985, vice president 1985-1986), American Association of Community, Technology and Junior Colls.

Connections

Married Anne Marie Beasley, November 6, 1940. Children: Matthew C., Sara R., Kevin M.

father:
Urban Charles Thobe

mother:
Mary Carmel (Weckesser) Thobe

spouse:
Anne Marie Beasley

children:
Matthew C. Thobe

Sara R. Thobe

Kevin M. Thobe