PAUL R. VACHON
Freelance Writer, Ghostwriter and Editor
Michigan Historical Society
National Trust for Historic Preservation
The ASJA Monthly
Wes Rataushk & Associates
American Society of Journalists and Authors (since 2010)
Freelance Success (since 2009)
Michigan’s Upper Peninsula, Travel Guide, Avalon Travel, (June 17, 2012)
South Oakland County, Nonfiction book, Arcadia Publishing, 2011.
http://amazon.com/South-Oakland-County-hen-Arcadia/dp/0738583111/ref=sr 1 sc 1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1323717955&sr=1-1
Forgotten Detroit, Nonfiction book, Arcadia Publishing, 2009.
http://amazon.com/Forgotten-Detroit-Images-America-Vachon/dp/0738560871/ref=sr 1 1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1323717696&sr=1-1
PUBLISHED CREDITS (SELECTED)
Non bylined articles (7) relating to Detroit on the MSN hosted website “rediscover: presented by Buick” August, 2012
“Torch Song,” HOUR Detroit July, 2012.
“Carnegie’s Legacy of Libraries,” Michigan History, May-June, 2012.
“Automotive Technology: Convenience vs. Privacy,” Miller-McCune Online
March 23, 2012.
“Detroit’s Tech Town, An Incubator of Creativity,” Miller –McCune Online
November 25, 2011.
“Energy Conservation through the Lens of Faith,” Miller –McCune Online
May 30, 2011.
“Detroit Reading Corps Battles Poor Test Scores,” Miller-McCune Online,
December 6, 2010.
“Alarm Bells in Detroit: Last Call for City’s Historic Police and Fire Headquarters?”
Preservation Online, August 24, 2010.
“Making it Wright: New Life for Detroit’s Only Frank Lloyd Wright House.”
Preservation Online, November 9, 2009.
BA, Liberal arts (with Philosophy concentration),
Sacred Heart Seminary College (Detroit, MI), 1982.
Graduate Study of Theology
St. John’s Provincial Seminary (Plymouth, MI) 1982 – 1984.
Studies included a term in Jerusalem in the spring of 1983.