New Dean of Center for Urban and Global Studies to Join Trinity August 1
Dr. Xiangming Chen
has been named as Trinity’s first dean and director of the Center for Urban and Global Studies and the Paul E. Raether Distinguished Professor in Sociology and International Studies.
Professor Anne Lambright
Awarded Grant to Study Cultural Impact of Terrorism
Lambright has won a grant from the
Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation to study how
years of sustained terrorism have affected the culture of
Peru. An associate professor of modern languages and
literature, she is one of five scholars to receive a 2007
Millicent C. McIntosh Fellowship.
Dan Lloyd, Professor of Philosophy, Awarded Fulbright Scholar Grant
Lloyd will use his Fulbright grant to research
ways of interpreting the structure and function of the human
brain at the Helsinki Collegium for Advanced Studies, the Finnish national research center, during the 2007-2008 academic year.
Graduates Begin Fulbright Year
Three members of the Class of ’07 have won Fulbright Fellowships. Katie Gordon, of Haverford, PA; Caitlin Schiller, of West Hartford, CT; and Laurence Tooth, of Midway, KY, will teach
the English language in Argentina, Spain, and Germany, respectively, under the subsidiary program, Fulbright English Teaching Assistantship (ETA).
Class of 2008 Student Wins Competitive Beinecke Scholarship
Joseph Ricci ’08, of Springfield, MA, has been selected as one of 20 recipients to receive the prestigious Beinecke Scholarship.
Trinity’s Long Walk Buildings Undergo Restoration and Renovation
Follow along as the College restores
and upgrades the historic Long Walk. Photos will be uploaded to the gallery page on a weekly basis.
Trinity Mourns Lisa Nestor, Senior Lecturer in Chemistry
Nestor, a beloved member of the Chemistry Department, passed
away on July 5 after a recurrence of cancer struck her in
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Ward Curran Receives College’s Highest Alumni Honor
Over the 2007 Reunion Weekend, Class of 1957 alumnus and
Trinity professor Ward S. Curran received the Eigenbrodt Cup
Award—the highest and most prestigious alumni award the
College can bestow.
Boston-area Alumni Gather at Fenway Park
Over 70 alumni and parents attended a panel discussion in the Third-Base Deck of Fenway Park with Tom DiBenedetto ’71, part-owner of the Red Sox; Sam Kennedy ’95, vice president for Red Sox corporate affairs; Joseph Monahan ’93, executive vice president for Fenway Sports Group; and Tony Massarotti, sports writer for the
Jay Williamson ’89 Finishes Second in PGA Tour’s Travelers
Williamson overcame a driver problem to record his best
finish ever on the PGA Tour in Cromwell, CT, in June.
Alumni and Parents Continue Tradition with Welcome
Receptions for Class of 2011
Join alumni and parents around the U.S. as they welcome members of the class of 2011 to Trinity. For more information, e-mail
Representatives at Presidential Inaugurations
Secretary of the College
Inauguration of Dr. Elsa M. Nuñez
Eastern Connecticut State University
April 13, 2007
Mandel E. Slater ‘57
Inauguration of Dr. Joseph E. Aoun
March 26, 2007
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