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SISTER AGNES ROSE BURTON, csj

 

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“Love of politics inspired devotion to classroom”

SISTER AGNES ROSE BURTON, CSJ  raised to rank of professor emeritus after 31 years of teaching political science in the Department of History/Political Science at The College of Saint Rose.

Job Title

Associate Professor of Political Science 1971-2002

Address : 206 Partridge Street

               The College of Saint Rose,

               Keavney Hall

               Albany, NY 12203     Phone: 518-438-2667

Key responsibilities

                     Academic:

                   Associate Professor of Political Science…1971 - 2002

Pre-Law Advisor

National, State, Local Government Internship Coordinator

The College of Saint Rose...1971 – 2002

Coordinator of political science seminars and/or debates for The College of Saint Rose community with news media, former Mayors Erastus Corning and Mayor Thomas Whalen, Pullitzer Prize Winning Novelist, William Kennedy and other national speakers on  local and national political issues

 CIVIC, County and City of Albany:

Albany Republican Ward leader 1974-1994 (several wards)

Executive Committee Member, Albany Republican Party  

Republican candidate  for President of Albany City Common Council in 1977

Great promoter of involvement of students in community services                 

                   City appointment to Albany Ethics Commission Committee

Education

EDUCATION:

The College of Saint Rose, B.A. English…1951

The College of Saint Rose, M.A. History …1961

SUNY Albany, M.A. Political Science…1969

Additional Professional Experiences:

NEH Grant…New York University - Study of Presidency…1979

St. John's Law school…1985

New York University …American Presidency (director: Louis Koenig),

            Summer 1986

Contact Information

E-mail address

burtona@mail.strose.edu

Web address

http://www.strose.edu

 

Phone:

1-518-438-2667

Biographical Information

Refer to The College of Saint Rose History Faculty web page

http://academic.strose.edu/Academic/History/

PUBLICATIONS AND PRESENTATIONS:

  • Burton, Agnes Rose, CSJ. 1980. "Political Parties: Effects on the Presidency." Center of American Presidency.

    Presenter and Discussant:
  • American Presidency Conference Truman Library, Kansas City, Mo…1980

Current Projects

  • Private Consultant to current political science students
  • Volunteer College of Saint Rose archivist
  • Volunteer College of Saint Rose Institutional
  • Development  Office (Capital Campaign Committee)
  • Active member of Delta Kappa Gamma International
  • Education Organization

Last revised: July 28, 2003