Nebraska Authors

Walter Athur Harris Gill

Born 1938 Greenville, MS (USA)

Places Lived

Greenville, MS
Baltimore, MD
Syracuse, NY
Jefferson City, MO
Philadelphia, PA
Omaha, NE
Towson, MD

Author Of

  • Journalism
  • Nonfiction

Keywords

Columnist; Journalism; Education; African American Education

Education

Bachelor of Arts Degree, Morgan State College, Baltimore, MD
Master of Arts Degree, Morgan State College, Baltimore, MD
Master's Degree in Instructional Technology, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY
Ph.D. in Instructional Technology, Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY

Occupation

Columnist
Assistant Professor of Education
Actor
Artist
Art Teacher, Philadelphia Public School System
Art Teacher, State Detention Center, Maryland
Instructor, University of Nebraska-Omaha
Consultant, Center for Applied Urban Research

Places Worked

Omaha Star
University of Nebraska-Omaha, Omaha, NE
College of Education, Towson University, Towson, MD

Honors

Elected to Hall of Fame, Baltimore College High School, Baltimore, MD
He won two best actor awards in community theatre

Bibliography

Issues in African American Education. 1991.
A Common Sense Guide to Non-Traditional Urban Education. 1997.

Wrote newspaper column "Up Through Education" in the Omaha Star newspaper

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