Awards & Honors
||Dean of Faculty
Miller Brown presents the Dean Arthur H. Hughes Award for
Achievement in Teaching to Associate Professor of Music Gail Woldu
during the Honors Day ceremony.
of History Jonathan Elukin has been accepted as a 2004-05 Academic
Fellow with the Foundation for the Defense of Democracies (FDD) in
Washington, D.C. As an FDD Fellow, he will participate in an
educational program this summer in Israel focusing on the threat of
terrorism to democracy. The goal is to educate participants about
terrorism and how democratic states combat the threat.
Professor Frank G.
Kirkpatrick was named in April as co-winner of the Connecticut
Humanities Council’s 2003 Scholar of the Year Award. Kirkpatrick, the
Ellsworth Morton Tracy Lecturer and Professor of Religion, received
the Council’s Wilbur Cross Award as outstanding scholar in the
humanities. The award citation noted that Kirkpatrick, “is deeply
knowledgeable in the humanities and his deft, patient and enthusiastic
leadership has brought dozens of our seminar participants to a deeper
understanding of the humanities.”
Engineering Joseph L. Palladino has been elected to the
Connecticut Academy of Science and Engineering. Membership in the
academy, which is limited to 200 people, is based on scientific
distinction achieved through significant original contributions in
theory or application and by unusual accomplishments in the pioneering
of new and developing fields of applied science and technology.
of Music Gail Woldu received the Dean Arthur H. Hughes Award for
Achievement in Teaching during the annual Honors Day ceremony in the
Trinity Chapel. Given in honor of Dr. Hughes, a long-time faculty
member, the award recognizes teaching excellence by a relatively new
or junior member of the College faculty.
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