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Marjorie Alice Manuel White
School of Nursing

Marjorie Alice Manuel White, M.S., R.N., Instructor in Nursing (Pediatric Nursing)

Diploma, Michael Reese School of Nursing, Chicago, 1948; B.S.N.Ed., University of Minnesota, 1953; M.S., University of Rochester, Rochester, New York

Cadet in the United States Cadet Nurse Corps while in nursing school, 1945-1948; staff nurse, Michael Reese Hospital, Chicago, starting in 1948; staff/faculty, Rochester Regional Hospital, Rochester, New York, about 1958-1960; instructor in nursing (pediatric nursing), University of Michigan School of Nursing, 1963-1965.

Subsequently, White earned master’s and doctoral degrees from Case Western Reserve University. She held tenured positions at University of Florida; University of Wisconsin-Madison; and State University of New York at Buffalo. White conducted research on families and child abuse while at University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland on a Fulbright Senior Scholars Fellowship in 1994-1995, and as a visiting professor she taught a graduate course on family theory there in 1997. In 2001, White was awarded an honorary doctor of science degree from the University of Tampere.

Marjorie Alice Manuel, born in South Bend, Indiana in 1927, was married to John David White of Rochester, Minnesota in December 1952 in South Bend.