Wheaton College Norton, Massachusetts

Publications, honors and creative works: Alumnae/i

Jeniffer Hargroves Cox ’00 published the article “Proposing a New Strategy for Army Ethics Training,” in the Military Law Review, 2016.

Pubs-PaquetteCathleen “Catha” Paquette ’74 published At the Crossroads: Diego Rivera and his Patrons at MoMA, Rockefeller Center, and the Palace of Fine Arts (University of Texas Press, 2017).

Sam Sisakhti ’05, founder of UsTrendy, won the 2016 Laverack Award from the Applewild School in Fitchburg, Mass., the independent day school that he attended. The award celebrates dedication and generosity.

Pubs-SnowdenSusannah Snowden-Smith ’95 received the 2016 Wrecks of the World Champion award in an international underwater photography contest that showcases breathtaking images of shipwrecks around the world.

Publications, honors and creative works: Alumnae/i

Margo Walsh Davies ’86, founder of MaineWorks, was featured in the Huffington Post blog “What’s Working: Purpose + Profit.” Her company helps former inmates recovering from addiction get a fresh start through temporary employment. MaineWorks also was recognized on the 2016 Best for The World Customers list presented by the nonprofit B Lab as one of 134 companies having a positive impact on customers.

Kerin Stackpole ’84 was named the Best Lawyers  2017 Lawyer of the Year for Employment Law—Management in Burlington, Mass. Only one lawyer in each practice area and designated metropolitan area is honored as the Lawyer of the Year. 

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: 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...]