John Ellis Bowlt, PhD

John Ellis Bowlt, PhD, Professor Emeritus and Director at the Department of Slavic Languages of the Institute of Modern Russian at the University of Southern California, has been recognized by Marquis Who’s Who Top Educators for dedication, achievements, and leadership in cultural studies, language and higher education.

Dr. James Stanley Cazier

Dr. James Stanley Cazier, World History Instructor and Adjunct Professor of Education at Northwest Career and Technical Academy, has been recognized by Marquis Who’s Who Top Educators for dedication, achievements, and leadership in the fields of history and higher education.

Jay Courtney Fikes

Jay Courtney Fikes, Social Sciences Educator, has been recognized by Marquis Who’s Who Top Educators for dedication, achievements, and leadership in securing religious freedom for members of the Native American Church, who venerate the divine spirit in peyote. Professor Fikes’ extensive research with Huichol shamans & Native American Church ritual leaders prepared him to defend their religious freedom, to publish ground-breaking books on Huichol myth, ritual, and shamanism and debunk the books of Carlos Castaneda, the consummate anthropological hoaxer of the twentieth century.