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Associates and Emeriti

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Diane Z. Sand
Senior Adjunct Assistant Professor of Russian Emerita

 EDUCATION:

 University of Pennsylvania

 Department of Slavic Languages

 Ph.D.  1971

 M.A.   1969

 Bryn Mawr College

 A.B. – Magna Cum Laude with Honors –1967

 Major – Russian Language and Literature

 EMPLOYMENT:

  Teaching:                       

Franklin and Marshall College – Senior Adjunct Professor of Russian - October, 1979 – May, 2010

Gettysburg College – Instructor in Russian 1983-84

Dickinson College – Instructor in Russian  1972-74

                     

Immigrant Resettlement:

Soviet Resettlement Coordinator – Jewish Family Service of Harrisburg  1979 –1980

Extensive Translating and Interpreting  1972 – present

 VOLUNTEER ACTIVITY:

 Coordinator – Soviet Jewry Action Committee – 1974-79

 Board of Directors – United Jewish Community of Greater Harrisburg

 Jewish Family Service

 Women of Vision Fund (philanthropic fund)

 Interpreting – 1975 – present

 Jewish Family Service

 Friendship Force

 Visiting Russian scholars

 Medical interpreting at hospitals

 Translating – 1975 – present

 Educational, professional, personal documents

 Outstanding Volunteer Award – Jewish Family Service – 1995

(twenty years of volunteer effort in resettling Soviet Jewish families)