Nellie McCannonn

Credentials: Retirement Date: 1980

Position title: Professor Emerita

Nellie (Deceased) served UW-Madison and the life sciences communication field for more than 37 years. She joined the department’s faculty in 1953 where she headed the home economics journalism major. She handled the home economics news service and taught newswriting and feature writing classes. She was also president of the Wisconsin Home Economics Association and on the board of the American Home Economics Association.