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Bernadette Gray-Little Named Board Chair at the Association of Public Land-grant Universities

Bernadette Gray-Little Named Board Chair at the Association of Public Land-grant Universities

The Association of Public Land-grant Universities is a research, policy, and advocacy organization representing 238 public research universities and land-grant institutions. Dr. Gray-Little has been chancellor of the University of Kansas since 2009.

Grants or Gifts Relating to Women in Higher Education

Grants or Gifts Relating to Women in Higher Education

Here is this week’s news of grants and gifts that may be of particular interest to women in higher education.

Women's Study Scholar Says City Nuisance Laws May Discourage Battered Women From Calling Police

Women’s Study Scholar Says City Nuisance Laws May Discourage Battered Women From Calling Police

Gretchen Arnold, an assistant professor of women’s and gender studies at Saint Louis University, is conducting research on nuisance laws which can call for fines for individuals who frequently make what are deemed unnecessary 911 calls to emergency services.

Auburn University Professor Emerita Is the New Leader of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics

Auburn University Professor Emerita Is the New Leader of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics

Dr. Evelyn F. Crayton was a professor of nutrition dietetics, and hospitality management and assistant director of extension family and consumer sciences at Auburn University in Alabama. Dr. Crayton is the organization’s 90th leader and the first African American to hold the post.

New Administrative Roles for 19 Women at Colleges and Universities

New Administrative Roles for 19 Women at 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.

In Memoriam: Joan Range, 1931-2015

In Memoriam: Joan Range, 1931-2015

Sister Joan Range taught theology for 30 years at Saint Louis University in Missouri. She was a co-founder of the department of Women’s and Gender Studies at the university.

Nancy Brickhouse Appointed Provost at Saint Louis University

Nancy Brickhouse Appointed Provost at Saint Louis University

Dr. Brickhouse has been on the faculty at the University of Delaware for 27 years. She was promoted to associate professor in 1994 and to full professor in 2002. Dr. Brickhouse has served as deputy provost, interim provost, deputy dean of the College of Education, and director of the School of Education.

Holy Family University Names Its Fifth President

Holy Family University Names Its Fifth President

Maureen McGarrity has been serving as provost at Holy Family University. She holds a master’s degree in biology from Villanova University in Pennsylvania and a Ph.D. in microbiology from Saint Louis University in Missouri.

Grants or Gifts Relating to Women in Higher Education

Grants or Gifts Relating to Women in Higher Education

Here is this week’s news of grants and gifts that may be of particular interest to women in higher education.

Annette Clark Appointed Dean of the Seattle University School of Law

Annette Clark Appointed Dean of the Seattle University School of Law

Dr. Clark joined the law school’s faculty in 1989. During the 2011-2012 academic year she served as dean and taught at the Saint Louis University School of Law but resigned her post and returned to Seattle in the fall of 2012.

In Memoriam: Cheryl Cavallo, 1946-2013

In Memoriam: Cheryl Cavallo, 1946-2013

Dr. Cavallo served on the physical therapy faculty at Saint Louis University for 32 years, retiring in 2011. She held bachelor’s, master’s, and Ph.D. degrees, all from Saint Louis University.

Four Women Named to Endowed Faculty Chairs

Four Women Named to Endowed Faculty Chairs

The four new chair holders at Sophia Chung at Saint Louis University, Sharon Hammes-Schiffer at the University of Illinois, Micheal Taufer at the University of Delaware and Beverly Roberts Gaventa at Baylor University.

Faculty News: Three Women in New Roles

Faculty News: Three Women in New Roles

Alexandria Lewis joins the faculty at Virginia Commonwealth University. Professor Baretta Casey was elected chair of the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education and Margaret Donnelly was named practitioner-in-residence at the Saint Louis University School of Law.

New Grants or Gifts Relating to Women in Higher Education

Here is this week’s news of grants and gifts that may be of particular interest to women in higher education.

In Memoriam: Noreen McGowan, 1914-2012

In Memoriam: Noreen McGowan, 1914-2012

Professor McGowan served on the faculty of the School of Nursing at Saint Louis University for three decades.

Dean of Saint Louis University School of Law Resigns After One Year

Dean of Saint Louis University School of Law Resigns After One Year

Annette Clark had several issues with the university’s administration. She will stay on as a tenured faculty member but stated she would look for opportunities elsewhere.