Dr. Carolyn Sue Allemand
Carolyn Sue Allemand was born in Cincinnati, Ohio, on March 10, 1947. After completing her work at Indian Hill High School, Cincinnati, Ohio, and graduating as Salutatorian of her class, she entered Miami University in Oxford, Ohio in September 1965. She received a B.A. in International Studies from Miami University in August 1969. From there, she went to the University of Hawaii, Honolulu, Hawaii, as an East-West Center grantee and earned an M.A. in Asian Studies in December 1971. After taking several years off to raise her three children, Carolyn Sue Allemand attended the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor, Belton, Texas, where she earned a B.S. in Education (Secondary Social Studies) in December 1987 and an M.Ed. in General Studies/Reading in August 1989. While teaching special education students for five years at Copperas Cove High School, Copperas Cove, Texas, she went on to earn her Reading Specialist Professional Certificate. In the summer of 1992, she entered the Graduate School of The University of Texas at Austin where she worked on her doctoral degree in Foreign Language Education with a concentration in Applied Linguistics. She completed her doctoral program in August 2003.