Marlys Marshall Styne

Marlys Marshall Styne

Title: English Professor
Company: Wilbur Wright College
Location: Chicago, Illinois, United States

Marlys Marshall Styne, English Professor at Wilbur Wright College, has been recognized by Marquis Who’s Who Top Educators for dedication, achievements, and leadership in English education.

Supported by more than 40 years of professional excellence in education, Ms. Styne is an esteemed educator and prolific writer who most recently served as an English professor at Wilbur Wright College from 1987 until her retirement in 1999. During this time, she briefly served as chair of the English department from 1993 to 1999. Prior to these illustrious roles, she served the college as an instructor, assistant professor and associate professor between 1959 and 1987, having previously held the position of teaching assistant at the University of Wisconsin-Madison from 1958 to 1959. She commenced her career as an English instructor at West Virginia University in 1956.

Ms. Styne holds a Bachelor of Arts from Luther College and a Master of Arts from the University of Minnesota, having subsequently completed postgraduate coursework at the University of Wisconsin. Throughout her career, she has been a distinguished writer, having authored “Seniorwriting: A Brief Guide for Seniors Who Want to Write” in 2013, “Reinventing Myself: Memoirs of a Retired Professor” in 2010, and “Elder Expectations: My Life in Rictameters” in 2008.writing

As a testament to her success, Ms. Styne has accrued several accolades. In 1996, she received the Outstanding Community College Faculty Award from the Illinois Community College Trustees Association, as well as the Excellence Award from the National Institute of Staff and Organizational Development. Ms. Styne has further been featured in the 21st edition of Who’s Who of American Women and multiple editions of Who’s Who in America, Who’s Who in the Midwest and Who’s Who in the World.

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