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Eight Women Scholars Honored With Prestigious Awards

Eight Women Scholars Honored With Prestigious Awards

The eight women honored with awards are Mary Kay Hemenway, Jenna Price Carpenter, Huda Y. Zoghbi, Rosalie Carpenter, Linda Florence Callahan, Diana Lados, Rebecca Patton and Sheree Toth.

Five Women Earn Promotions at Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Five Women Earn Promotions at Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Worcester Polytechnic Institute in Worcester, Massachusetts, has announced the promotions of seven faculty members and the granting of tenure to six faculty members, five of whom also earned promotions. Five of the eight the faculty members receiving promotions or tenure are women.

In Memoriam: Christine M. Drew, 1970-2013

In Memoriam: Christine M. Drew, 1970-2013

She was the associate director of research and instruction services at the Gordon Library of the Worcester Polytechnic Institute in Worcester, Massachusetts.

Four Women Honored With Prestigious Awards

Four Women Honored With Prestigious Awards

The honorees are Karen Roberto at Virginia Tech, Elizabeth West Martin of the University of Rochester, Diana Lados of Worcester Polytechnic Institute, and Terri Lucie Thompson of Purdue University.

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.

Worcester Polytechnic Institute Enrolls Its Largest Class of First-Year Women Students

Worcester Polytechnic Institute Enrolls Its Largest Class of First-Year Women Students

There are 314 women in the Class of 2016 at Worcester Polytechnic Institute. They make up 32 percent of the entering class.

Six Women Granted Tenure at Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Six Women Granted Tenure at Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Four of the six women were also promoted in academic rank.