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Bethia Penglase is a Doctor of Philosophy graduate from University of Newcastle. Having brought up her four children: Andrea, Charles, Marina & Garth Dr Bethia Penglase(among others), Bethia looked for greater intellectual challenge and proceeded to win the University medal and three other medals, after which Dr Penglase took up a position with the Community Programmes department in Newcastle University and has built it from $250,000 to more than $17million turnover.

Intensely committed to seeing higher literacy standards in Australia Dr Penglase has been working for many years educating the illiterate and believes that education is for everyone.

Now retired, she is actively involved in furthering the interest and aspirations of the Celtic nations through the CeltCity web site.



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