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English language educator

William Gion Pendleton, American English language educator. Jessie Ball DuPont Foundation grantee, Randolph-Macon College, 1987, 89, grantee National Endowment of the Humanities, 1993.


Pendleton, William Gion was born on August 12, 1943 in Mobile, Alabama, United States. Son of Willie Gion and Dannie Lenora (McLain) Pendleton.


Bachelor of Science, College of Charleston, 1965. Master of Arts, University South Carolina, 1966. Doctor of Philosophy, University Notre Dame, 1976.


Instructor English, University of Southern Alabama, Mobile, 1966-1969;instructor English, U. New Orleans, 1971-1972;visiting assistant professor, Mary Washington College, Fredricksburg, Virginia, 1981-1982;visiting assistant professor, Randolph-Macon College, Ashland, Virginia, 1982-1985;assistant professor, Randolph-Macon College, Ashland, Virginia, 1985-1990;assistant professor, East Georgia College, Swainsboro, since 1990. Director writing center, Randolph-Macon College, 1984-1987, director Peer-Response Ednl. Program; assistant director RISE program, 1985-1986.

Co-host Peer Tutoring in Writing Conference, Washington, 1986. Presenter national conferences.


  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles on composition and literature criticism to professional publications.


Married Sandra Lee Dubek, August 19, 1990.

Willie Gion Pendleton

Dannie Lenora (McLain) Pendleton

Sandra Lee Dubek