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Three Women Named to Dean Posts at American Universities

Three Women Named to Dean Posts at American Universities

The new deans are Dorothy C. Browne at Jackson State University in Mississippi, Deborah K. Zbegner at Wilkes University in Pennsylvania, and Mary Glavin at the University of Notre Dame in Indiana.

A Trio of New Deans at American Universities

A Trio of New Deans at American Universities

Rhonda M. Rabbitt is the new dean of the School of Education at Wilkes University in Pennsylvania. Ruth Tarantine was appointed dean of nursing at Colorado Technical University and Jan Murphy was named interim dean of the College of Applied Science and Technology at Illinois State University.

In Memoriam: Maravene Sheppard Loeschke, 1947-2015

In Memoriam: Maravene Sheppard Loeschke, 1947-2015

President Loeschke became president of Towson University on January 1, 2012. For the previous five years she has been president of Mansfield University in Pennsylvania. Earlier, she was provost at Wilkes University in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania.

Towson University President Takes a Leave of Absence

Towson University President Takes a Leave of Absence

Maravene Loeschke announced that she was taking a leave of absence from her post for the remainder of 2014. In April, President Loeschke stated that she had been diagnosed with cancer of the adrenal gland.

Wilkes University Promotes Six Women Faculty Members and Awards Them Tenure

Wilkes University Promotes Six Women Faculty Members and Awards Them Tenure

The six women receiving promotions and tenure at the university are Helen Davis in education, Linda Gutierrez in biology, Jin “Joy” Mao in education, Suzanne Murray-Galella in education, Jacqueline Stewart in nursing, and Ge “Grace” Xiao in business.

Eight Women Taking on New Teaching Roles at American Universities

Eight Women Taking on New Teaching Roles at American Universities

The women in new teaching posts are Fatemeh Akhlaghi, Sally Cornelison, Paola Bianco, Fatemeh Keshavarz, K. Joy Buck, Laura Fine Hawkes, Mercedes Baillargeon, and Kristy A. Brumfield.

Five Women in New Teaching Roles

Five Women in New Teaching Roles

The five women taking on new faculty roles are Galina Goloverda at Xavier University of Louisiana, Barbara Creel at the University of New Mexico, April Vallerand at Wayne State University, Elissa Y. Weichbrodt at Covenant College and Emma Q. Hao at Wilkes University.

Five Women Join the Faculty at Wilkes University

Five Women Join the Faculty at Wilkes University

LoriAnn Pajalich, Margaret Pavla, Maureen Schoch, Lisbeth Turner, and Pei Zhang have joined the faculty of Wilkes University in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania.

One Woman Among the Three Finalists for President of Wilkes University

One Woman Among the Three Finalists for President of Wilkes University

Molly Easo Smith served as president of Manhattanville College for two years and was provost at Wheaton College.

Four Women Promoted and Granted Tenure at Wilkes University

Four Women Promoted and Granted Tenure at Wilkes University

Four new associate professors at the Pennsylvania university.