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'''Education:'''
 
'''Education:'''
 
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<li>Honours BA (1950) - University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada</li>
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<li>Bachelor of Arts with honours (1950) - University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada</li>
<li>MA (1955) - University of Michigan, Ann Arbour, Michigan, United States</li>
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<li>Master of Arts (1955) - University of Michigan, Ann Arbour, MI, United States</li>
 
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'''Dates Employed:'''&nbsp;1950 - 1987
 
'''Dates Employed:'''&nbsp;1950 - 1987
  
'''Faculty:'''&nbsp;[http://unbhistory.lib.unb.ca/index.php?title=Faculty_of_Arts&action=edit&redlink=1 Arts]
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'''Faculty:'''&nbsp;Arts
  
 
'''Department:'''&nbsp;[http://unbhistory.lib.unb.ca/index.php/Department_of_English English]
 
'''Department:'''&nbsp;[http://unbhistory.lib.unb.ca/index.php/Department_of_English English]
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<li>Associate Dean of Arts (1971 - 1987)</li>
 
<li>Associate Dean of Arts (1971 - 1987)</li>
 
<li>Professor Emeritus (1988)</li>
 
<li>Professor Emeritus (1988)</li>
<li>Shaw was don of the Lady Beaverbrook Residence - LBR (1954 to 1970)&nbsp;</li>
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<li>Don of Lady Beaverbrook Residence - (1954 - 1970)&nbsp;</li>
 
<li>Dean of Men's Residences (1954 - 1961)</li>
 
<li>Dean of Men's Residences (1954 - 1961)</li>
 
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'''Activities/Contributions:'''&nbsp;During his 22 years with the UNB Drama Society, the society won forty-three awards in regional and national competitions and performed across the country. &nbsp;Shaw was part of the UNB Senate and Board of Deans and received the UNB Merit Award twice.&nbsp;
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'''Activities/Contributions:'''&nbsp;During his 22 years with the UNB Drama Society, the society won 43 awards in regional and national competitions and performed across the country. &nbsp;Shaw was part of the UNB Senate and Board of Deans and received the UNB Merit Award twice.&nbsp;
  
 
Shaw was a member of the Board of Governors of the National Theatre School as well as president of the N.B. Drama League.
 
Shaw was a member of the Board of Governors of the National Theatre School as well as president of the N.B. Drama League.
  
'''Notes:'''&nbsp;Available from Archives and Special Collections ...
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'''Notes:'''&nbsp;Available from Archives & Special Collections ...
  
Alvin J. Shaw fonds
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Alvin J. Shaw fonds - <span style="color: rgb(55, 56, 56);  font-family: Arial, Verdana, Geneva, sans-serif;  line-height: normal;  text-align: -webkit-center">Record group/Fonds UA RG 350</span>, <span style="color: rgb(55, 56, 56);  font-family: Arial, Verdana, Geneva, sans-serif;  line-height: normal;  text-align: -webkit-center">1932 - 1992</span>
 
 
<span style="color: rgb(55, 56, 56);  font-family: Arial, Verdana, Geneva, sans-serif;  line-height: normal;  text-align: -webkit-center">Record group/Fonds UA RG 350</span>
 
 
 
<span style="color: rgb(55, 56, 56);  font-family: Arial, Verdana, Geneva, sans-serif;  line-height: normal;  text-align: -webkit-center">1932 - 1992</span>
 
  
 
Shaw served with the Canadian Army from 1942 to 1946.
 
Shaw served with the Canadian Army from 1942 to 1946.

Latest revision as of 15:23, 16 December 2014

Education:

  • Bachelor of Arts with honours (1950) - University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
  • Master of Arts (1955) - University of Michigan, Ann Arbour, MI, United States

Dates Employed: 1950 - 1987

Faculty: Arts

Department: English

Position(s) held:

  • Faculty Advisor-Director of the UNB Drama Society (1951 - 1973)
  • Head of Modern Languages Department (1967 - 1972)
  • Associate Dean of Arts (1971 - 1987)
  • Professor Emeritus (1988)
  • Don of Lady Beaverbrook Residence - (1954 - 1970) 
  • Dean of Men's Residences (1954 - 1961)

Activities/Contributions: During his 22 years with the UNB Drama Society, the society won 43 awards in regional and national competitions and performed across the country.  Shaw was part of the UNB Senate and Board of Deans and received the UNB Merit Award twice. 

Shaw was a member of the Board of Governors of the National Theatre School as well as president of the N.B. Drama League.

Notes: Available from Archives & Special Collections ...

Alvin J. Shaw fonds - Record group/Fonds UA RG 350, 1932 - 1992

Shaw served with the Canadian Army from 1942 to 1946.

Sources:

Montague, Susan. A Pictoral History of the University of New Brunswick. University of New Brunswick, 1992, p. 254.

Alvin J. Shaw fonds.


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