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New Administrative Positions in Higher Education for 11 Women

New Administrative Positions in Higher Education for 11 Women

The women taking on new administrative roles are Jocelyn Evans, Alison Bell, Brenda I. Johnson, Wanda Raby Spurlock, Sarah Shupenus, Pamela Beemer, Olivia S. Goodheart, Barbara Ann Gill, Helen Hartnett, Sharon Beales, and Ling Gao LeBeau.

Five Women Scholars Honored With Prestigious Awards

Five Women Scholars Honored With Prestigious Awards

The five honorees are Karyn Tomczak of Western Carolina University, Marlene Salas-Provance of New Mexico State University, Cara Blue Adams of Coastal Carolina University, Marilyn Skrocki of Saginaw Valley State University, and Carol Lorenzen of the University of Missouri.

Four Women Earn Academic Honors

Four Women Earn Academic Honors

The honorees are Rebecca Tsosie of Arizona State University, Janelle Masters of Bismarck State College in North Dakota, Susan M. Abram of Western Carolina University, and Jessica Perea-Houston of New Mexico State University.

New Administrative Posts at Universities for Six Women

New Administrative Posts at Universities for Six Women

The appointees are Lindsey Douglas at the University of Kansas, Elizabeth Wark at Western Carolina University, Lori McElroy at the University of Wisconsin, Martha Connolly at the University of Maryland, Kesha Williams at Clemson University, and Natasha Cupps at Vanderbilt University.

The Next Provost of Western Carolina University

The Next Provost of Western Carolina University

Alison Morrison-Shetlar is a professor of biology and dean of the College of Arts and Sciences at Elon University in Elon, North Carolina. She has 33 years of experience in higher education, working at eight institutions in three countries.

Six Women in New Faculty Roles

Six Women in New Faculty Roles

The women in new teaching roles are Madeline Henry at Purdue University, Karyn Ogata Jones at Clemson University, Debra DeLaet at Drake University, Kerri Remmel at the University of Louisville, Cynthia Gordon at Syracuse University and R. Turner Goins at Western Carolina University.

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.

In Memoriam: Angela Laird Brenton, 1953-2013

In Memoriam: Angela Laird Brenton, 1953-2013

Dr. NGI Brenton had served as provost at Western Carolina University in Cullowhee, North Carolina, since August. Previously, she was dean of the College of Professional Studies at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock.

Five Women Scholars Honored With Awards

Five Women Scholars Honored With Awards

The honorees are Gunda Georg of the University of Minnesota, Jill Manners of Western Carolina University, Barbara Selby of the University of Virginia, Hong Gang Jin of Hamilton College, and Joan Teno of Brown University.

Eight Women Taking on New Administrative Positions in Higher Education

Eight Women Taking on New Administrative Positions in Higher Education

The appointees at Irma Becerra-Fernandez at Florida International, Makaela Kingsley at Wesleyan, Geneva Henry at George Washington, Debra Fickler at Villanova, Lisa McBride at PCOM, Diane Paukstelis at Kansas State, Melissa Wargo at Western Carolina, and Barbara Jones at Boston College.

Nancy Helms-Estabrooks Honored by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

Nancy Helms-Estabrooks Honored by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association

A professor emerita of communication disorders at Western Carolina University in Cullowhee, North Carolina, she was the leader of the team overseeing the language therapy program of former congressional representative Gabby Giffords.

Angela Brenton Named Provost at Western Carolina University

Angela Brenton Named Provost at Western Carolina University

Dr. Brenton has been serving as dean of the College of Professional Studies at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock.