Wheaton College Norton, Massachusetts

Publications, honors and creative works: Faculty

Matthew Allen, professor of music, wrote the article “Song in the Construction of Tamil South Indian History and Identity” in La Médiathèque Caraibe (2016), an online library.

Michael Berg, associate professor of psychology, co-wrote the article “The Relationship Between Weight-based Prejudice and Attitudes Towards Obesity-reducing Public Policies” in Analyses of Social Issues and Public Policy, an American Psychological Association journal, in May. Co-authors include: Sara Hollar ’11, Samantha Walker ’12 and Lauren Erickson ’12. [Read more...]

Publications, honors and creative works: Alumnae/i

Catharine Davis Ellingsen ’86 has been named executive vice president, chief legal officer and corporate secretary at Phoenix-based Republic Services, Inc.

Patricia Fanning ’73Patricia Fanning ’73 published Artful Lives: The Francis Watts Lee Family and Their Times (University of Massachusetts Press, 2016).

Marjorie Gelb Jones ’62 published The Life and Times of Mary Vaux Walcott (Schiffer Publishing Ltd., 2015). She also presented the talk “The Life and Times of Mary Vaux Walcott” at the Arnold Arboretum in Boston on July 13.

Publications, honors and creative works: Faculty

Alex Bloom, professor of history, published the article “The Complicated Legacy of 1960s Conservatism” in Reviews in American History in December 2015.

Beverly Clark, professor of English, published the chapter “The Critical Reception of Little Women” in Critical Insights: Little Women (Salem Press, 2015).

John Collins, professor of physics, published the article “Non-radiative Processes in Crystals and in Nanocrystals” in ECS Journal of Solid State Science and Technology in January. [Read more...]

Publications, honors and creative works: Alumnae/i

Jessica Bruce ’87, senior vice president at Associated Press, has been named the new head of corporate communications and remains in charge of global human resources.

Shannon Carter ’71 was presented with a “Great Living Cincinnatian” award by the Cincinnati USA Regional Chamber of Commerce in February.

Deirdre Houlihan DiCara ’77 was named “Person of the Year” for 2015 by her local newspaper The Register Citizen (Torrington, Conn.) in December 2015. [Read more...]