RSSAll Entries Tagged With: "Haverford College"

Joan T. A. Gabel Named President of University of Minnesota

Joan T. A. Gabel Named President of University of Minnesota

Gabel has served as the executive vice president for academic affairs and provost at the University of South Carolina since 2015. Previously, she served as dean of the University of Missouri’s Trulaske College of Business.

Wendy Raymond Appointed the Sixteenth President of Haverford College in Pennsylvania

Wendy Raymond Appointed the Sixteenth President of Haverford College in Pennsylvania

Dr. Raymond joined the faculty at Williams College in Massachusetts in 1994 as an assistant professor of biology. She taught at Williams for 19 years and was promoted to the rank of full professor. In 2013, Dr. Raymond was hired for her current position as vice president for academic affairs and dean of faculty at Davidson College in North Carolina.

Two African American Women Appointed to Provost Positions at Pennsylvania Colleges

Two African American Women Appointed to Provost Positions at Pennsylvania Colleges

Monica Parrish Trent has been selected to be the next provost at Delaware County Community College in Media, Pennsylvania, and Sarah Willie-LeBreton, a professor of sociology at Swarthmore College in suburban Philadelphia, will be the next provost of the highly rated liberal arts institution.

In Memoriam: Marilou Allen, 1933-2017

In Memoriam: Marilou Allen, 1933-2017

Allen joined the staff at Haverford College in 1981 as director of the community outreach office. The initial appointment was for 18 months. But she remained head of the office until her retirement in 2015. She also founded and was director of the college’s Women’s Center for 33 years.

In Memoriam: Raisa Williams, 1947-2017

In Memoriam: Raisa Williams, 1947-2017

In 2003, Raisa Williams, a native of Cuba who came to the United States at the age of 14, was named the inaugural dean of first-year students at Haverford College in Pennsylvania. She served in that role for a decade.

Eleven Women Faculty Members Given New Duties or Assignments

Eleven Women Faculty Members Given New Duties or Assignments

Here is this week’s listing of women faculty members from colleges and universities throughout the United States who have been appointed to new positions or have been assigned new duties.

Tracey Hucks Appointed Provost at Colgate University

Tracey Hucks Appointed Provost at Colgate University

Dr. Hucks has been serving as the James D. Vail III Professor at Davidson College in North Carolina. Earlier in her career, Professor Hucks spent more than 15 years on the faculty at Haverford College in Pennsylvania.

Five Women Scholars Appointed to Dean Positions

Five Women Scholars Appointed to Dean Positions

Appointed to positions as deans are Becky Copper-Glenz at Fitchburg State University in Massachusetts, Kathleen M. Blee at the University of Pitttsburgh, Peggy A. Johnson at Pennsylvania State University, Maureen Lally Green at Duquesne University in Pittsburgh, and Katrina Glanzer at Haverford College in Pennsylvania.

Bryn Mawr College Formalizes Its Cooperative Arrangement With Haverford College

Bryn Mawr College Formalizes Its Cooperative Arrangement With Haverford College

Bryn Mawr College, the liberal arts educational institution for women in suburban Philadelphia has had a longstanding cooperative relationship with nearby Haverford College. Now the two highly rated liberal arts colleges have formalized the relationship by establishing the Bi-College Consortium.

Four Women Join the Faculty at Haverford College in Pennsylvania

Four Women Join the Faculty at Haverford College in Pennsylvania

The four women who are new assistant professors at Haverford College in Pennsylvania are Juli Grigsby and Zainab Saleh in anthropology, Christina Knight in visual studies, and Kristen Whelan in biology.

University of California, Santa Cruz Historian Wins Book Award

University of California, Santa Cruz Historian Wins Book Award

Catherine A. Jones, an associate professor of history at the University of California, Santa Cruz, was named the recipient of the Grace Abbott Book Prize presented by the Society for the History of Children and Youth.

The New Provost at the University of South Carolina

The New Provost at the University of South Carolina

Joan T.A. Gabel has been serving as dean of the Trulaske College of Business at the University of Missouri in Columbia since 2010. Previously, she taught at Florida State University and Georgia State University.

New Administrative Posts for 22 Women at U.S. Colleges and Universities

New Administrative Posts for 22 Women at U.S. Colleges and Universities

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

Two Women Appointed to Positions as Provost

Two Women Appointed to Positions as Provost

Frances Rose Blase was named provost at Haverford College, the high-ranking liberal arts college in suburban Philadelphia and Barbara A. Bichelmeyer was appointed provost and executive vice chancellor at the University of Missouri-Kansas City.

In Memoriam: Slavica S. Matacic, 1933-2014

In Memoriam: Slavica S. Matacic, 1933-2014

Slavica Matacic, a long-time professor of biology at Haverford College in Pennsylvania, developed methods to purify and characterize transglutaminase, which is used to treat hemophilia.

Awards Given to Five Women Academics

Awards Given to Five Women Academics

The honorees are Lee Anne Bell of Barnard College, Leslie Edgar of the University of Arkansas, Paula Myrick Short of the University of Houston, Janet DeLany of Towson University, and Marilou Allen of Haverford College.

Six Women Named to Dean Positions

Six Women Named to Dean Positions

The new deans are Sherry Glied at New York University, Debbie Storrs at the University of North Dakota, Kelly Cleary at Haverford College, Catherine Krause at the University of New Mexico, Mimi Fenton at Western Carolina University, and Kathleen Brook at New Mexico State.

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.

A New Provost at Barnard College

A New Provost at Barnard College

Linda Bell, currently professor of economics and provost at Haverford College, will assume her new post in October.

Joanne V. Creighton to Lead Haverford College

Joanne V. Creighton to Lead Haverford College

She served for 14 years as president of Mount Holyoke College.

Women Honored for Their Work in Political Science

Women Honored for Their Work in Political Science

The women are recognized for their scholarship and teaching innovation.

A Quartet of New Deans

A Quartet of New Deans

Therea Tensuan, Sara Campbell, Laurie Leshin, and Mary Kerr have been named deans.