Anne O. Szalkowski
Dec. 13, 2002
Anne O. Szalkowski, emerita in English, died Oct. 12 in Kalamazoo. She was 75.
A specialist in children's literature, Szalkowski was a faculty member at WMU for 33 years prior to her retirement in 1989.
A teacher at the high school and college level before joining the WMU faculty, Szalkowski was active in many professional organizations and served as a judge for the National Council of Teachers of English Achievement Awards program. Szalkowski earned a bachelor's degree from WMU and a master's degree from Michigan State University.