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advocate , social sciences educator

Ward LeRoy Churchill, American social sciences educator, advocate. Recipient Gustavus Myers award in writing Gustavus Myers Center, 1984. Member governing council Colorado American Institute of Management, Denver, since 1993, co-director, 1982-1993; communications director American Indian Anti-Defamation Council, Denver, 1992-1994; member steering committee Yellow Thunder Camp, Rapid City, South Dakota, 1981-1985.

Background

Churchill, Ward LeRoy was born on October 2, 1947 in Urbana, Illinois, United States. Son of Jack Churchill and Maralyn L. (Allen) Debo.

Education

Associate of Arts, Illinois Central College, 1972. Bachelor, Sangamon State University, 1974. Master of Arts, Sangamon State University, 1975.

Doctor of Humane Letters (honorary), Alfred University, 1992.

Career

Program director Boulder Valley School District, Boulder, 1977-1978, University Colorado, Boulder, 1978-1990, associate professor, 1991-1997, professor, 1997—2007, chairman, Department Ethnic Studies, 1997—2005. Visiting professor Alfred University, New York, 1990-1991.

Works

Membership

Member governing council Colorado American Institute of Management, Denver, since 1993, co-director, 1982-1993. Communications director American Indian Anti-Defamation Council, Denver, 1992-1994. Member steering committee Yellow Thunder Camp, Rapid City, South Dakota, 1981-1985.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Films.

Connections

Married Leah R. Kelly, August 8, 1995 (divorced). 1 child, Jasmine Ann. Married Natsu Saito.

father:
Jack Churchill Debo

mother:
Maralyn L. (Allen) Debo

spouses:
Leah R. Kelly

Natsu Saito

child:
Jasmine Ann Churchill