Faculty/Staff News of Record: Aug. 18, 2005

August 18, 2005

This week's Faculty/Staff News of Record includes appointments, awards, Book Shelf, obituaries, partings and Penn Staters.

APPOINTMENTS

-- Felicia Brown-Haywood has accepted an appointment as director of Student Affairs at Penn State Harrisburg. For the full story, check Penn State Live at http://live.psu.edu/story/13089

-- Christian Matheis has been appointed as the new assistant director of the LGBTA Student Resource Center in the Division of Student Affairs on the University Park campus. For the full story, check Penn State Live at http://live.psu.edu/story/13085

-- David A. Quillen was named chair of the Department of Ophthalmology at Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center. For the full story, check Penn State Live at http://live.psu.edu/story/13082

Penn State Worthington Scranton has announced several appointments.
-- Jack Coyle has been named public information specialist.
-- Sandra Feather has been named associate director of enrollment management and admissions.
-- Susan E. Fitch has been named area representative for Continuing Education.
-- Deborah Brandt Johnson has been promoted to alumni and development specialist.
-- Bernice P. Lukus will serve as coordinator of the campus' new Master of Education Program.
-- Kim Walsh Vangarelli has been named director of Continuing Education.
For the full story, check Penn State Live at http://live.psu.edu/story/13041

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AWARDS

-- Leonid Berlyand, professor of mathematics, and Sharon Shriver, instructor of biology, were selected recently as recipients of the C.I. Noll Award for Excellence in Teaching. For the full story, check Penn State Live at http://live.psu.edu/story/13036

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BOOK SHELF

The following faculty member co-authored a book:

-- Richard J. Hazler, "The Emerging Professional Counselor," second edition, published by American Counseling Association. For the full story, check Penn State Live at http://live.psu.edu/story/13098

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OBITUARIES

For a listing of University employees who have died recently, check Penn State Live at http://live.psu.edu/story/13079

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PARTINGS

-- Bob Finley, assistant vice president for Finance and Business Commonwealth Operations, announced his retirement in June. For the full story, check Penn State Live at http://live.psu.edu/story/13101

-- Tom Harmon, director of University Police, has retired, ending a 32-year career at Penn State. For the full story, check Penn State Live at http://live.psu.edu/story/13100

-- Robert Seeds has retired from Penn State University Libraries after a 36-year career as a librarian. For the full story, check Penn State Live at http://live.psu.edu/story/13088

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PENN STATERS

This week's Penn Staters includes items about Dinesh Agrawal, Tim Hurtz, Raj Mittra and Larry Muller at http://live.psu.edu/story/13034 online; Randall German at http://live.psu.edu/story/13102 online; the Hemingway Letters Project led by Sandra Spanier at http://live.psu.edu/story/13081 online; and Tiyanjana Maluwa at http://live.psu.edu/story/13023 online.

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