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Walt Pickut

Walt Pickut
Walt Pickut’s writing career began with publishing medical research in1971 while working at the Jersey City Medical Center and the NYU Hospital and School of Medicine. Walt holds board registries in respiratory care and sleep technology as well as bachelor's degrees in biology and communication, and a master's degrees in physiology from Fairleigh-Dickinson University in New Jersey, with additional graduate work in mass communication completed at SUNY Amherst. He currently teaches Presentational Speaking in the Houghton College PACE program at JCC and holds memberships in the Society of Professional Journalists and the American Society of Business Publication Editors. He lives in Jamestown with his wife Nancy, an MSW social worker, and has three children: Dr. Cait Lamberton in Pittsburgh, Bill Pickut, a marketing executive in Chicago, and Rev. Matt Pickut in Plymouth, IN.

Jamestown Gazette – The First Year

The first edition of The Jamestown Gazette, The People’s Paper—the best read in town—hit the news stands one year ago, on April 11, 2011....

Chautauqua Striders – Mastering the Art of Mentoring

  Tomorrow will be built by the youth. Today’s adults can pass along the tools for the job and help them craft new tools to...
Jamestown Kitchen and Bath

Jamestown Kitchen and Bath – The Personal Touch

“When I was 20 years old, my father helped me start this business,” Andy Proctor said. “He trusted me.” Andy’s new business had belonged...

The Power of the Press at Falconer Printing

Information is more valuable than gold, more powerful than bombs and can travel at the speed of light. And for the last almost 600...

Doors Open Jamestown

Jamestown, New York, and its good friends, Australia, Canada and 49 nations across European will once again declare: “Doors Open” in 2012. Jamestown’s city-wide open...

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Voting – A Primary Privilege in Chautauqua County

Contributing Writers Stephanie McCraw & Walt Pickut Everybody loves a party, and in Chautauqua County it’s time once again for voters to pick their favorite one...

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