Karen Blair grew up on Long Island, NY. She attended Mt. Holyoke College in Massachusetts for her B.A. and SUNY/Buffalo for her M. A. and Ph.D. in History. She has taught at CWU since 1987, balancing teaching with travel and research to explore the history of Pacific Northwest women and the history of women's voluntary associations in America. She devotes her spare time to playing classical piano, including ensemble performance with chamber musicians.
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Some interesting facts about Central Washington University compiled by Karen Blair:
History of Women's Clubs presented March 29, 2007 at the Washington State History Museum
Dan Herman’s Rim County Exodus: A Story of Conquest, Renewal, and Race in the Making has been awaProfessor Herman Wins Western History Award!
The Charles Redd Center-Phi Alpha Theta Book Award for the best book in Western American History (20CAH Speaker Series Presents Dr. Brian Carroll
On Wednesday, November 13, 2013, Dr. Brian Carroll will make a presentation entitled "Native Or