North American Scholar

KOVACH, Edith Marie Amalia

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  • Date of Birth (YYYY-MM-DD): 1921-03-29
  • Born City: New York
  • Born State/Country: NY
  • Parents: Eugene John & Hortense Marie Telmany K.
  • Date of Death (YYYY-MM-DD): 2009-07-01
  • Death City: Bloomfield Hills
  • Death State/Country: MI
  • Education:

    A.B. Wayne State University, 1942; M.Ed., 1942; M.A. (Latin), University of Michigan, 1945; Ph.D. (Classical Studies), 1950.

  • Professional Experience:

    Teacher & head of foreign languages departments, Detroit Public Schools, 1942-65; asso. prof. classical languages, University of Detroit, 1965-72; prof. classics & education, 1972; President's Award for Teaching Excellence, 1984; Semple Scholar, AAP, 1948; asso. ed., Classical Outlook, 1972-

  • Dissertation:

    "A Study of the Manuscripts of the Florilegium of the Letters of Symmachus" (Michigan, 1950).

  • Sources:

    WhAmWo 13 (1983-1984) 446.

    Image: University of Detroit Mercy yearbook 1967

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