Schiffer comes to Specht with more than 20 years of experience in the commercial real estate industry, having recently served as property manager at Urban Renaissance Group where she managed the Moda Tower in Portland's central business district. She went on to become divisional dean for the social sciences. Surviving are daughters, Erin Jeffords of Charlotte, N. There's nothing unconvincing, though, about Jeffords's trenchant observations on the Reagan-Bush years as political theater. This grounding in positivity is helping to create people who are responsible and accountable for their actions. The Portland innovation hub specifically targets the mobile development and eBay for Charity teams.
Jeffers remained upbeat even in dealing with death. In the years following 1960 the family moved to , where Jeffers took degrees, followed by a doctorate in psychology, at and at. Akers is responsible for leading the overall direction for advancement, alumni, communications and external relations programs. However Jeffords may stretch in some interpretations of individual films, she gives welcome new definition to the whole idea of the body politic. She replaces Susan Jeffords, who left to become the provost at Portland State University. Interim Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs Anita K.
A 1976 graduate of Clemson University, she was a member of Chi Omega. It was sold in millions of copies and translated into more than thirty-five languages. To learn more, visit the site. Jeffords has written and taught broadly in the area of American popular culture, with a particular emphasis on Hollywood film, the Vietnam War and feminism. Have a new hire, promotion or business award to share? Invoking Clint Eastwood in his speeches and treating scenes from movies as if they were real, Reagan played on his image in order to link popular and national narratives.
Jeffers to become a writer. You may be amused by what you learn about Susan, including how she became a best-selling author of self-help books! Rambo, Lethal Weapon, Die Hard, Robocop, Back to the Future, Star Wars, the Indiana Jones series, Mississippi Burning, Rain Man, Batman, and Unforgiven are among the films she discusses. She is committed to increasing opportunities for more diverse and underrepresented communities to participate actively in higher education, including expanding opportunities for international engagement. Jeffords was loved by many and will be missed by all. Dunbar Funeral Home, Devine Street Chapel, is in charge. Thank you for visiting the official website for Susan Jeffers, Ph. In addition to her husband, a British filmmaker whom she met in Los Angeles, she is survived by her children from her first marriage, a son, Gerry, and a daughter, Leslie Gershman; two stepchildren, Guy and Alice Shelmerdine; her sister, Marcia who also took the last name Jeffers ; and two grandchildren.
You can also stay up-to-date with the latest information by signing up for , which will provide you with monthly resources and inspiration, information on upcoming events, and updates on self-help books, merchandise and more, as Susan's legacy continues. Her book powerfully defines a distinctly ideological period in the renegotiation of masculinity in the post-Vietnam era. A reviewer in The Philadelphia Inquirer praised Ms. Schiffer will oversee the property management firm's portfolio of commercial office and industrial property located throughout the Portland metro and Southwest Washington region. While you are here, why don't you or , to ensure you receive a dose of daily inspiration? She is the author of many internationally renowned books including Feel the Fear and Do It Anyway, Feel the Fear. Ullman will lead the banking team. We want to help you get rid of fear and to move forward with your life in a joyous and loving way.
Jeffords died Thursday, July 22, 2004. Believing that she was meant to do more than raise a family, she enrolled at Hunter College, from which she graduated in 1964. I went for psychological counseling, but then I picked up End the Struggle and Dance with Life. Jeffords, 49, will be held Monday at 11 a. She lives with her husband, Mark Shelmerdine, in Los Angeles. After her divorce in 1972 she changed her last name to Jeffers, said Mr. The administration in Washington and Hollywood filmmakers sensed and tried to fill that need.
Her lat There is more than one author with this name Susan Jeffers, Ph. My affirmation book is in pieces now where I use it constantly! Finding a Life, Thoughts Of Power and Love, The Little Book of Confidence, Embracing Uncertainty, Life is Huge! So, check back every month to get inspiration from a new Feel the Fear story! I want to hear laughter, and compliments, and see color everywhere. Susan's self-help books, audio, and other merchandise provide a wide range of tools to help you on such subjects as fear, love, relationships, confidence, self-esteem, positive thinking, empowerment and parenthood. I plan to be there in spirit and I expect to have a great time. In her closing chapter, she suggests the direction that masculinity is taking in the 1990s.
By the early 1980s, Ms. The material on this site may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, cached or otherwise used, except with the prior written permission of Advance Local. By linking blockbuster Hollywood films of the 1980s to Ronald Reagan and his image, Susan Jeffords explores the links between masculinity and U. We've helped businesses maximize profits and boost innovation, and individuals reduce stress at work and improve confidence. Lokey, for the construction of a new campus. During her tenure, she organized a comprehensive 10-year strategic plan for the campus's academic growth; launched a new science initiative; restructured the divisions of enrollment management and student affairs; and developed new initiatives in sustainability, diversity and educational technologies. Jeffords traces a progression from Dirty Harry through Star Wars, Lethal Weapon, and Rambo the apotheosis of the Reagan-Oliver North hard body to Kindergarten Cop which recreated Arnold Schwarzenegger as the kinder, gentler fantasy hero of the Bush years and Disney's Beauty and the Beast whose revisions from its source excused its male hero for his machismo by making its once-pivotal heroine merely the agency of his redemption.
The cause was cancer, her husband, Mark Shelmerdine, said. Shelmerdine, whom she would marry 13 years later. Susan Jeffers died from on October 27, 2012 in. Each path is strewn with opportunities, despite the outcome. . Wayne and Anne Gittinger Professor of Law at the University of Washington School of Law.
We hope this website will provide an important supplement to , providing and to uplift and motivate you, to educate you, and to brighten your spirit. She will begin her new position in August. She provides leadership in key areas related to administrative, financial, facilities and human resource operations of the campus. As Jeffords perceptively notes, Reagan was most effective at constructing and promoting his own image. Born in Dayton, Ohio, she was a daughter of Leila Clark Mattox and the late Benjamin Paul Mattox. Through her illuminating and detailed analyses of both the Reagan presidency and many blockbuster movies, Jeffords provides a scenario within which the successes of the New Right and the Reagan presidency can begin to be understood: she both encourages an understanding of how this complicity functioned and provides a framework within which to respond to the New Right's methods and arguments.