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educator , journalist

William Stuart Caldwell, American journalist. Recipient Regent's scholarship, University Minnesota, 1954, Honors, St. Andrews University, Scotland, 1981, Superior Performance award, United States Navy Education Program, 1986, National Endowment of the Humanities fellowship.


Caldwell, William Stuart was born on February 4, 1921 in Alexandria, South Dakota, United States. Son of Leslie Omar and Margaret (Macauley) Caldwell.


Bachelor, University Minnesota, 1943. Master of Arts, University Minnesota, 1954. Doctor of Philosophy, University Minnesota, 1960.


June 1968); children— Linda M. Caldwell Harper, Bonnie J. Caldwell Stroock, Angela M. Caldwell Reiner, Ralph W., Stephen L. Married second, Therezinha A. Leony, May 29, 1970 (division July 1974). 1 son, WilliamStuart.

Married 3d, Mildred L. Murry, April 21, 1979 (division September 1983). Foreign service officer, Rome and Palermo, Italy, 1946-1949. Public relations director U.Minn., Duluth, 1949-1950.

Journalist Minneapolis Star and Tribune, 1950-1955, 58-60. Member faculties U. North Carolina, 1955-1958, University of California at Los Angeles, 1960-1962. Associate professor, head public relations sequence University of Southern California School Journalism, Los Angeles, 1962-1973.

Associate professor Ball State University, Muncie, Indiana, 1973-1975. Senior lecturer California Polytechnic U., Pomona, 1977-1986. Adjunct Professor American Pacific U., 1984-1989.

Senior lecturer United States Navy Education Program, 1985-1994. Vice president public relations AMSTROEnterprises and Dudley Prodns. Ltd., Los Angeles, 1975-1983.

Director Ctr.Geopolit. Studies, 1982^; consultant education Los Angeles Times, 1961, OrangeCounty Academy Decathlon, 1981-1984. Consultant on communication California and Indiana agys., since 1970.


  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional publications, chapters to books.


Member Los Angeles Mayor's Committee on International Visitors and Sister Cities, 1966—1973, 1975—1987. Board directors Irvine Sister Cities Foundation, from 1991. Vice chairman Los Angeles Sister City Executive Committee, 1977—1982.

Member advisory board Intercultural Foundation, Beverly Hills, 1982—1986. Member assembly Orange County Health Planning Council, 1980—1986. California state representative Sister Cities International, 1977—1979.

Southern California chairman Educators for Ford, 1976. Fellow: Public Relations Society of America (founder University Southern California chapter). Member: American Association of University Professors, University of North Alabama (vice president regional and local chapters 1992-1996), Los Angeles World Affairs Council, American Political Science Association, Travel Research Association, Foreign Policy Association of Leisure World (member board since 1990), Academicians of Leisure World (president 1994-1995), Orange County Enemies of Pollution (co-founder), Public Relations Student Society of America, Association Education in Journalism (national chairman public relations division 1969-1971, member national committee affiliates 1976-1978), Dutch Treat Club West, Alpha Delta Sigma, Sigma Delta Chi, Theta Chi, Kappa Tau Alpha.


Married Marjorie Louise Searing, January 31, 1944 (divorced June 1968). Children: Linda M. Caldwell Harper, Bonnie J. Caldwell Stroock, Angela M. Caldwell Reiner, Ralph W., Stephen L. Married Therezinha A. Leony, May 29, 1970 (divorced July 1974).

1 child William Stuart. Married Mildred L. Murry, April 21, 1979 (divorced September 1983).

Leslie Omar Caldwell

Margaret (Macauley) Caldwell

Marjorie Louise Searing

Therezinha A. Leony

Mildred L. Murry

Linda M. Caldwell Harper Caldwell

Bonnie J. Caldwell Stroock Caldwell

Angela M. Caldwell Reiner Caldwell

Ralph W. Caldwell

Stephen L. Caldwell

William Stuart Caldwell