training literature for U.S. Army.
1979-87: Either developing
or overseeing the development of training materials for U.S.
1979-92: Writing and
editing technical training literature for U.S. Army (see "Federal
Government Experience," above).
1985-87: Helping manage
program by Army service schools to develop training for the
Gardner Is Agent & Literary Executor for Delbert R. Gardner
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for additional experience as an educator.
Ph.D. in English Literature
(emphasis: Victorian Literature), University of Rochester,
M.A. in English Literature
(emphasis: American Literature), Syracuse University, 1955.
A.B. in English Literature,
Syracuse University, 1953.
for Development of Training: Criterion-Referenced Instruction
Workshop, U.S. Army Transportation School, July 30-Aug. 17,
1979: 120 hours.
Syracuse U., 1953-55.
U. of Rochester, 1960-62.
College Center of Finger Lakes: for Literary Research, 1966;
for Creative Writing, 1969.
for my Daughter in Recognition of Faithful Service, Keuka
1953-55: Assistant Instructor,
Syracuse U., teaching English composition.
Lycoming College, teaching English composition and literature,
and booking speakers for the Artists Series.
1962-67: Asst. Prof.,
1967-75: Assoc. Prof.,
Professor, Keuka College, teaching composition, literature,
and creative writing, and advising literary magazine staff.
Freshman English, 4
Survey, 4 years.
Creative Writing, 1
Freshman English, 12
World Literature, 6
(arranged by start date)
1955-59: As Chairman
of Artists and Lecturers Committee, Lycoming College, booked
five or six artistic events per year and handled all publicity
for those events.
1962-73: As Advisor
to Keuka College literary magazine, Red
Jacket, acted as de facto managing editor,
approving and proofreading material and coordinating with
printer. (Note: included pieces were voted on and selected
by the student editors in blind review.)
Keuka College Chapter of AAUP.
1964-75: As member of
Field Period Committee, acted as traveling representative
of Keuka College in visiting job placements of students engaged
in off-campus work-study projects. Involved supervision of
students as well as PR visits several weeks per year.
1968-72: Member, Professional
Standards Committee, Keuka College. Interviewing candidates
for faculty and administrative positions.
1970-72: As member of
two-person Committee on Publications, Keuka College, developed
four types of brochures which advertised various aspects of
1975-76: As Coordinator
of Yates County Arts Council, contacted nonprofit organizations
for news of artistic events, and published that news in a
Above: Portrait of My Father I by
Adele Gardner (Photos/Art)