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Archive for May, 2014

Vasiliki Touhouliotis ’03 Named Charlotte W. Newcombe Fellow

Posted May 15, 2014

Vasiliki Touhouliotis ’03 has been named a 2014 Charlotte W. Newcombe Doctoral Dissertation Fellow by the Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation. Touhouliotis is currently a doctoral candidate in anthropology at The New School for Social Research. Her dissertation, Weapons Between Wars: Cluster Bombs and the Durable Worlds of War in South Lebanon, is an ethnographic account […]

Beverly S. Cohen ’53 Receives ACGIH Meritorious Achievement Award

Posted May 15, 2014

Beverly S. Cohen ’53, has been named the recipient of the Meritorious Achievement Award, given by American Conference of Industrial Hygienists (ACGIH) for outstanding, long-term contributions to the field of occupational health and industrial hygiene. Cohen has conducted research on inhalation exposure and dosimetry, aerosol measurements, and environmental exposure, and written over 100 scientific publications […]

Jo Ellen Parker ’75 Named First Female President of Carnegie Museums

Posted May 1, 2014

Jo Ellen Parker ’75 was recently announced as the 10th president of Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh. Parker will also be the first female president the museums have had in their nearly 120-year history. She will begin the position in August of this year. Parker, who earned a Ph.D. in English literature at the University of […]