New Associate Dean Named in COLA
Reginald Wilburn, associate professor of English, has been selected to serve as associate dean of academic affairs in the College of Liberal Arts. His appointment begins July 31, 2017. Learn more.
Rivard Awarded PEN/New England for Poetry
David Rivard has been named winner of the 2017 PEN/New England Award for poetry for his 2016 book, “Standoff.” Past winners of PEN/New England awards include E.B. White, Louise Gluck, Sebastian Junger, Mary Oliver, Tracy Kidder, Donald Hall and Reginald Dwayne Betts. Learn more.
History Hosts Alumni Day
Department of History alumni from all over New England came back to campus to visit classes, spend time with their former professors and attend the Undergraduate Research Conference during History Alumni Day. A panel of distinguished alumni shared how their study of history shaped their professional careers. Learn more.
COLA Faculty Awarded Professorships
Five faculty members in the College of Liberal Arts have been awarded University professorships for excellence in teaching, scholarship/creative arts and service. Recipients are Michele Dillon, Kurk Dorsey, Nora Draper, Kenneth Johnson and Mary Stampone. Learn more.