Monroe, Paul

Monroe, Paul,

1869–1947, American educator, b. North Madison, Ind., grad. Franklin College, 1890, Ph.D. Univ. of Chicago, 1897. At Teachers College, Columbia, he was professor of education from 1902 until his retirement in 1938; he also served as director of the School of Education (1915–23) and of the International Institute after 1923. In 1932 he became president of Robert College and of the American College for Girls, both in İstanbul. Monroe made school surveys in the Philippine Islands, Puerto Rico, and Iraq. He edited the Cyclopedia of Education and Principles of Secondary Education (1914) and wrote China, a Nation in Evolution (1928) and several works on education, including Founding of the American Public School System (1940).
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Those who have attended are Marilyn Monroe, Paul Newman, Steven Speilberg, Brad Pitt, Elodie Bouchez and Meryl Streep.
Survivors include his wife; two daughters, Teresa Clark of Veneta and Glenda Moore of Illinois; two sons, Robert of Oakridge and Homer; three brothers, Robert of Monroe, Paul Bryant of Jackson, Tenn.
The players: Chris Schmidt of Newbury Park, Adam Verdugo, Nick Daniels and Will Jacoby of Crespi, Nick Erin and Aaron Cowan of El Camino Real, Oscar Avelar of Monroe, Paul George, Doug Turner, Matt Cornell and Jeff Sperling of Chatsworth, and Matt LeVoe and Jez Nueve of Village Christian.
Lee Monroe, Paul Quinn College President WHAT: Announcement of EDS involvement and significant contribution for a newly developed e-commerce site for the United Negro College Fund's Technology Enhancement Capital Campaign WHEN: Tuesday, Dec.