John E. Orlando papers, 1971-1995
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After earning his Ph.D. from the University of Michigan in 1971, Professor John Orlando joined the faculty in the Department of Psychology at St. Jerome's. He served as Chair of the department from 1973 to 1982 and founded and served as the Director of the Learning Disabilities Summer Institute from 1980 to 1995. During his time at St. Jerome's Professor Orlando also served on several committees including as Chair of the Academic Committee and as a Faculty Member on the Board of Governors. He was part of the Diocese of Hamilton's Team for the Revision of the Canadian Cathechism.
As a Registered Psychologist in the Province of Ontario, Professor Orlando acted as a Consulting Psychologist for the Waterloo County Separate School Board, as a Consulting Psychologist for the Midwestern Regional Children's Centre, served as Chair for the Waterloo-Wellington-Brant Professionals in Psychology, served on the Executive Committee for Professional Psychologists in Waterloo County, and was the Regional Representative for the Ontario Psychologists' Association.
In addition to the numerous papers he presented over the years at conferences and seminars, Professor Orlando co-authored, with his wife Dr. Nettie Bartel, a two-volume manual entitled "AIDS: What We Need to Know - An Instructional Programme" which came to be considered the cadillac of programmes for teenage, young adult and adult education.
Professor Orlando retired from St. Jerome's in 1995.
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The records for Professor John E. Orlando include several Curricula Vitae and one newspaper article.
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- Orlando, John E.
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- St. Jerome's University
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- <1 cm. of textual records
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St. Jerome's University is located in Waterloo, Ontario, and is situated in the University of Waterloo. It was founded as St. Jerome's College in 1865 by the Congregation of the Resurrection. In 1959, it was granted university status and changed its name to the University of St. Jerome's College. It has been federated with the University of Waterloo since 1960. In 1998, the name was officially changed to St. Jerome's University.