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In Memoriam: Margaret W. Lewis, 1932-2016

In Memoriam: Margaret W. Lewis, 1932-2016

Dr. Margaret Lewis began her career in 1958 as a staff nurse at the former Florida A&M University Hospital. She joined the faculty at the university in 1959. She later served as dean of the university’s School of Nursing.

Five Women Who Are Taking on New Administrative Roles in Higher Education

Five Women Who Are Taking on New Administrative Roles in Higher Education

The appointees are Sarah Curran at Wesleyan University in Connecticut, Marsha C. Senior at Syracuse University in New York, Mary Jo Gonzales at Washington State University, Shira Thomas at Florida A&M University, and Kristen Roman at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Five Women Taking on New Administrative Duties in Higher Education

Five Women Taking on New Administrative Duties in Higher Education

The appointees are Wanda Ford at Florida A&M University, Pamela Fry at the University of Oklahoma, Angela Clements at Wright State University in Ohio, Kelly Lucas at the University of Southern Mississippi, and Jessica Lee at Princeton University in New Jersey.

New Administrative Duties for Seven Women in Higher Education

New Administrative Duties for Seven Women in Higher Education

Here is this week’s roundup of women who have been appointed to new administrative positions at colleges and universities throughout the United States.

Elmira Mangum May Be on the Way Out as Florida A&M University President

Elmira Mangum May Be on the Way Out as Florida A&M University President

Recently the board of trustees voted – by a 7-5 margin – not to renew the president’s contract when it expires in April. The board created a task force to determine the future of leadership at the university. It did not rule out extending the president’s contract and it did not rule out letting her go.

New Administrative Posts at Colleges and Universities for Eight Women

New Administrative Posts at Colleges and Universities for Eight Women

Here is this week’s roundup of women who have been appointed to new administrative positions at colleges and universities throughout the United States.

Five Women Scholars Receive Prestigious Honors or Awards

Five Women Scholars Receive Prestigious Honors or Awards

The honorees are Charlotte Baker at Florida A&M University, Ellen J. Langer of Harvard University, Karen S. Rheuban of the University of Virginia, Augusta Read Thomas of the University of Chicago, and J. Meejin Yoon of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

New Administrative Posts for 12 Women in Higher Education

New Administrative Posts for 12 Women in Higher Education

Here is this week’s roundup of women who have been appointed to new administrative positions at colleges and universities throughout the United States.

Ten Women Scholars Selected for Prestigious Honors and Awards

Ten Women Scholars Selected for Prestigious Honors and Awards

Here is this week’s listing of women scholars at college and universities throughout the United States who have been honored with notable awards

Three Women Appointed to Dean Positions at State Universities

Three Women Appointed to Dean Positions at State Universities

The women appointed to dean posts are Traki L. Taylor in the College of Education at Florida A&M University, Risa L. Goluboff at the University of Virginia School of Law, and Nancy Guerra at the School of Social Ecology at the University of California, Irvine.

Two Women Scholars Named to Dean Positions

Two Women Scholars Named to Dean Positions

Angela Felecia Epps has been selected as the next dean of the College of Law at Florida A&M University and Baishakhi Taylor is the new dean of students at Middlebury College in Vermont.

New Administration Posts for 10 Women in Higher Education

New Administration Posts for 10 Women in Higher Education

Here is this week’s roundup of women who have been appointed to new administrative positions at colleges and universities throughout the United States.

Six Women Faculty Members Selected for Notable Honors

Six Women Faculty Members Selected for Notable Honors

The honorees ate Deborah Rhein of New Mexico State, Kimberly Eddleston of Northeastern University, Tricia Seifert of Montana State, Claire Kimberly of the University of Southern Mississippi, Majorie H. McNeill of Florida A&M, and Caroline McCracken-Flesher of the University of Wyoming.

In Memoriam: Sybil C. Mobley, 1925-2015

In Memoriam: Sybil C. Mobley, 1925-2015

Dr. Mobley was named chair of the business department at Florida A&M University in 1970 and in 1974 became the founding dean of the School of Business and Industry. She served in that role until her retirement in 2003.

Fourteen Women in Higher Education Assigned to New Administrative Posts

Fourteen Women in Higher Education Assigned to New Administrative Posts

Here is this week’s roundup of women who have been appointed to new administrative positions at colleges and universities throughout the United States.

A Dozen Women Taking on New Administrative Duties in Higher Education

A Dozen Women Taking on New Administrative Duties in Higher Education

Here is this week’s roundup of women who have been named to key administrative positions at colleges and universities across the United States.

Marcella David Named Provost at Florida A&M University

Marcella David Named Provost at Florida A&M University

Marcella David has been serving as professor of law and international studies and associate dean in the College of Law at the University of Iowa. She is a graduate of Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and the University of Michigan School of Law.

Seven Women Taking on New Teaching Assignments

Seven Women Taking on New Teaching Assignments

The seven women in new faculty roles are Francine Huff at Florida A&M University, Heidi Hunter at Stony Brook University, Pamela Teaster at Virginia Tech, Phyllis Dennery at Brown University, Katherine Ott at Bates College, Rebecca Calisi-Rodriguez at Barnard College and Shalanda Baker at the University of Hawaii.

New High-Level Administrative Posts in Higher Education for 14 Women

New High-Level Administrative Posts in Higher Education for 14 Women

Here is this week’s roundup of appointments and promotions of women to top-level administrative positions at colleges and universities throughout the United States.

New Administrative Posts for 18 Women in Higher Education

New Administrative Posts for 18 Women in Higher Education

Here is this week’s roundup of appointments of women to high-level administrative positions at colleges and universities across the United States.

Nine Women in New Administrative Roles at Colleges and Universities

Nine Women in New Administrative Roles at Colleges and Universities

The new appointees are Shamis Abdi, Leslie C. Davis, Lisa Cassis, DaVida Plummer Vanderploeg, Cynthia J. Brown, Naila M. Mamoon, LaTanya Buck, Jennifer Tiffany, and Karen A. Dowling.

Three Women Named to Endowed Chairs

Three Women Named to Endowed Chairs

The appointees to endowed teaching posts are Ann Kurth at New York University, Dhyana Ziegler at Florida A&M University, and Laura Jean Bierut at the Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis.

In Memoriam: Rose L. Glee, 1942-2014

In Memoriam: Rose L. Glee, 1942-2014

She served as interim director of the Office of Technology Transfer, Licensing, and Commercialization at Florida A&M University and was the former director of the Office of Sponsored Research at Southern University.

The First Woman President of Florida A&M University

The First Woman President of Florida A&M University

Elmira Mangum, vice president for planning and budget at Cornell University, has been chosen as the 11th president and first woman president of historically Black Florida A&M University in Tallahassee.

Eight Women Named to New Administrative Posts in Higher Education

Eight Women Named to New Administrative Posts in Higher Education

The women with new administrative jobs are Melissa Lavitt, Rhonda Risser, Shelly Berkley, Maria O’Mara, Cathi Cody-Hudson, Joyce A. Ingram, Paula Dias, and Rosa Isela Cervates.

Ten Women Appointed to New Administrative Posts at American Colleges and Universities

Ten Women Appointed to New Administrative Posts at American Colleges and Universities

The women taking on new administrative roles are Amanda Kelso, Angela Lee Gieras, Joyce E. Coffee, Kristen Fischer, S. Laurel Weldon, Poonam Arora, Lynne O’Brien, Alonda Thomas, Allison Rains, and Kathy Bickel.

Rosalind Fuse-Hall Chosen as the Next President of Bennett College

Rosalind Fuse-Hall Chosen as the Next President of Bennett College

Dr. Fuse-Hall is the former chief of staff to the president of Florida A&M University and previously was executive assistant to the chancellor of North Carolina Central University.

Three Women Appointed to Dean Positions

Three Women Appointed to Dean Positions

The new deans are Valencia Matthews at Florida A&M University, Janice Hudgings at Pomona College, and Majorie Thomas at the College of William and Mary.

Five Women Appointed to Administrative Posts at Colleges and Universities

Five Women Appointed to Administrative Posts at Colleges and Universities

The women taking on new roles are Teresa Lucie Thompson at the University of Arizona, Kimberly Betz at Carleton College, Antoneia Roe at Florida A&M University, and Donna Wardell at Virginia Tech. Tracy Futhey was reappointed to another term as CIO at Duke University.

A Dozen Women With New Administrative Appointments in Higher Education

A Dozen Women With New Administrative Appointments in Higher Education

Here are 12 women who will be taking on new administrative responsibilities at colleges and universities across the nation.

Two New Women Deans

Two New Women Deans

Barbara Nemecek was named interim dean of the business school at Adelphi University and Ann L. Wead Kimbrough is the new dean of the journalism school at Florida A&M University.

Six Women Named to Positions as Dean

Six Women Named to Positions as Dean

The new deans are Valencia Matthews, Linda Fleming, Kimberly Grieve, Sonyeon Shim, Cheryl Renee Gooch, and Marta Meana.

Dhyana Ziegler Elected Chair of the Southern Scholarship Foundation

Dhyana Ziegler Elected Chair of the Southern Scholarship Foundation

She is the first African American woman to lead the organization which provides college scholarships for low-income students.

A Dozen Women Named to New Administrative Posts in Higher Education

A Dozen Women Named to New Administrative Posts in Higher Education

Here is news of 12 women who have or will soon be taking on new responsibilities in higher education administration.

Seven Women Named to Administrative Positions in Higher Education

Seven Women Named to Administrative Positions in Higher Education

Here is news of seven women who have been named to new leadership positions at universities across the United States.