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|(c) 2010 Reed Elsevier Inc. All rts. reserv.|
|/NM, NM=||Storbeck, Claudine|
|RS=||RECORD STATUS: ACTIVE|
|Who's Who in the World, Edition 27|
|Who's Who in the World, Edition 26|
|/DE, ON=||OCCUPATION(S): special education educator|
|YB=,BP=,BC=,BS=||BORN: Apr. 17, 1971 Johannesburg|
|PARENTS: Colin John and Lynne Lauf|
|FAMILY: married Edward James Storbeck, June 10, 1970; children:|
|Joshua Logan, Caleb Rylan.|
|BA, Rand Afrikaans U., Johannebsurg, 1991|
|BEd, Rand Afrikaans U., Johannebsurg, 1992|
|MEd, Rand Afrikaans U., Johannebsurg, 1994|
|PhD, Rand Afrikaans U., Johannebsurg, 1998|
|/DE,CE=||CERTIFICATION: Cert. in edn. cum laude Nat. Dept. Edn.,|
|1991, psychometrist Health Profl. Coun. South Africa, 1992|
|founder & dir. Hi Hopes, U. Witwatersrand, Gauteng, 2006-|
|founder & dir. ctr. deaf studies, U. Witwatersrand, Gauteng, 1998-|
|founder and dir. deaf edn., U. Witwatersrand, Gauteng, 1998-2004|
|sr. lectr., U. Witwatersrand, Gauteng, 2004-|
|lectr., U. Witwatersrand, Johannebsurg, Gauteng, 1998-2004|
|tchr., St. Vincent Sch. Deaf, Johannesburg, 1992-1998|
|Dir. Handz Learning, Johannesburg, 2004-|
|Host and organizer Internat. Confs. Deaf Edn., Johannesburg, 1998-2004,|
|EHDI Conf. Africa, Johannesburg, 2007; founder & dir. Hands Found.|
|Trust, Johannesburg, 2006-|
|Recipient Rotary Svc. Humanity Global award, zone 10, 2006, Vice|
|Chancellor's Academic Leadership award, 2008; named Premier's Woman|
|achiever of yr., Gauteng Dept. Arts and Culture, 2006; fellow Paul|
|Harris, Rotary Internat., 1996; Fullbright fellow, 2005|
|Mem.: World Fedn. Deaf (World Expert 2005-)|
|/DE||RESEARCH INTERESTS/SPECIAL ACHIEVEMENTS: Achievements include sign|
|language interpreter for the 1st democratic elections and Pres Nelson|
|Mendela's inauguration; started the 1st teacher training programme for|
|deaf education in South Africa; started the 1st home based early|
|intervention programming for families of deaf infants in Africa|
|Avocations: travel, theater, reading|
|1 Jan Smuts Ave|
|None||None||All Basic Index Fields||Word||S NASA(W)AWARD|
|/BI||BI||Biographical Data from Free-Text records1||Word||S IOWA(W) BAR/BI|
|/CO||CO||Company Name3||Word||S KERR(W)MCGEE(W)CORP/CO|
S LIC. ATTY./DE
S CORPORATE COMMUNICATIONS?/DE
|/DE||PO||Positions Held3||Word||S PUBLIC(W)INFO(W)OFFICER/DE|
|/DE||RI||Research Interests and Special Achievements||Word||S COIN(W)COLLECTING/DE|
|/ID||AF||Political Religious Affiliations||Word||S EPISCOPALIAN/ID|
|/ID||CP||Civic/Political Activities||Word||S UNITED(W)WAY/ID|
|/ID||HA||Awards, Honors and Grants||Word||S PHI(W)BETA(W)KAPPA/ID|
|/ID||ME||Profesional Memberships||Word||S STATE(W)BAR(W)ASSN/ID|
|/NM||NM||Biographee Name and Alternate Name (if present)1||Word||S ADAMS(1N)ANN/NA|
|/TI||TI||Titles of Creative Works||Word||S CRIMINAL(W)LAW/TI|
1 Approximately 5% of all biographies.
2 Searchable in the Basic Index and in the Additional Indexes.
3 Displays Position Held, Company Name, Location, Years of Employment.
|AD=||AD||Address Organization6||Word||S AD=(DIAL(W)CORP?)|
|AF=||AF||Political/Religious Affiliations||Word||S AF=DEMOCRAT|
|None||AN||DIALOG Accession Number|
|AT=||AD||Address Type6||Phrase||S AT=OFFICE|
|BC=||BC||Birth City||Phrase||S BC=GUTHRIE|
|BN=||BN||Birth Nation||Phrase||S BN=AMERICAN SAMOA|
|BS=||BS||Birth State/Province/Region||Phrase||S BS=OKLA?|
|CN=||AD||Country Name6||Phrase||S CN=HONG KO?|
|CO=||CO||Company Name3||Phrase||S CO=ARTHUR YOUNG?|
|CY=||AD||Address City6||Phrase||S CY=KANSAS CITY|
|DG=||ED||Degree7||Word||S DG=(PHD OR PH(W)D)|
|FS=||FS||File Segment (Book/Edition)6||Phrase||S FS="WHO'S WHO IN THE WEST" |
|LO=||LO||Location (Company)3||Phrase||S LO=OKLAHOMA CITY|
|LS=||ED||School Location7||Phrase||S LS=ABILENE, TEX?|
|None||LW||Type of Law Practiced|
|ME=||ME||Professional Memberships||Word||S ME=(OKLA(W)BAR(W)ASSN)|
|NM=||NM||Biographee Name and Alternate Name (if present)||Phrase||S NM=ACTON, PATRICIA NASSIF|
|NS=||ED||Name of School7||Word
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S ON=CITY MANAGER
|PD=||PD||Date Record Last Updated||Phrase||S PD=960425|
|PO=||PO||Position Field (Job Title)3||Word||S PO=(PUB(W)INFO(W)OFFICER)|
|PY=||PY||Year Record Last Updated||Phrase||S PY=1996|
|RS=||RS||Record Status (Active/Inactive)||Phrase||S RS=ACTIVE|
|SP=||SP||Spouse's Name8||Word||S SP=(MARY(W)JEAN(W)BAIRD)|
|ST=||AD||Address State/Region/Province6||Phrase||S ST=NY|
|None||TH||Thoughts on Life|
|YA=||ED||Years of Attendance/Year of Graduation7||Phrase||S YA=1984|
|YB=||YB||Year of Birth||Phrase||S YB=1948|
|YD=||YD||Year of Death||Phrase||S YD=1994|
|None||YE||Years of Employment3|
|ZP=||AD||Zip Code6||Phrase||S ZP=85004?|
4 Also /DF.
5 Also /NA, NA=.
6 Displays full address information.
7 Displays Degrees, Name of School, School Location, Years of Attendance.
8 Display includes Spouse and Children Information.
|/ACTIVE||Active Biographies||S S3/ACTIVE|
|/ADD||Mailing Address Given||S S4/ADD|
|/FIELD||Fielded Records||S S3/FIELD|
|/INACTIVE||Inactive Biographies||S S3/INACTIVE|
|/NOADD||Mailing Address Not Given||S S5/NOADD|
|/NOFIELD||Freetext Records||S S1/NOFIELD|
|NM, ST, SX, YB, ZP||SORT S1/ALL/NM,D|
|All phrase- and numeric-indexed fields in the Additional Indexes can be ranked. Other RANK codes include: DE||RANK AU S3|
|User-defined formats may be specified using the display codes indicated in the Search Options tables.||TYPE S3/NM,CA/ALL|
|1||--||DIALOG Accession Number|
|2||--||Professional Data: Name, Occupation(s), Certifications, Positions(s), Companies, Company Locations, Years of Employment, Professional Memberships, Special Achievements, Creative Works, Research Interests, Subfile|
|3||--||Personal Data: Name, Birth Year, City, State, Province or Region, Nation, Sex, Parents' Name, Immigration Information, Marriage and Divorce Dates, Spouse's and Children's Names, Subfile|
|5||Long||Full Record except Street Address for Home and/or Office|
|6||Free||Reference Data: Name, Occupation(s), Subfile|
|7||Medium||Educational Data: Name, Occupation(s), School Names, School Locations, Degrees, Years of Attendance/Year of Graduation, and Certifications, Subfile|
|8||Short||Achievements/Affiliations Data: Name, Professional Memberships, Civic/Political Activities, Military Record, Awards, Political and Religious Affiliations, Clubs and Lodges, Special Achievements, and Creative Works, Subfile|
|9||Full||Full Record including Street Address of Home and/or Office|
|K||--||KWIC (Key Word In Context) displays a window of text; may be used alone or with other formats|
|DIALOG Accession Number||TYPE 0097135/7
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