Fr. Ted Baenziger, CSB Fr. Ted Baenziger, CSB Associate Professor Chair for French
Modern and Classical Languages

The Rev. Edward Baenziger, CSB, teaches French language and civilization, theater and Medieval art and literature. His areas of research include significance of liturgical signs and orchid growth and study.


  • Master of Arts - French - Middlebury College (1987)
  • Master of Divinity - University of St. Michael's College (1975)
  • Bachelor of Arts - English - St. John Fisher College (1969)
  • Doctor of Philosophy - French Lit. and Civilisation - De L'Universite de la Sorbonne Nouvelle

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