Marywood University exhibits The Maslow Collection: Context and Content Collecting in the 80s and early 90s today through October 3 in the Mahady Gallery and Maslow Study Gallery for Contemporary Art, Shields Center for Visual Arts. The exhibit will also be on display at Sordoni Gallery, Wilkes University. The concurrent exhibitions share a common theme of collections from the early 80s and early 90s.
The Marywood University Art Department will host an exhibit of more than 200 poster designs from Good 50x70, The Social Communication Project (2009 edition.)
Sister Anne Munley, IHM, Ph.D., Marywood University President, recently announced that two new trustees have been elected to Marywood's Board of Trustees. In addition, a new slate of officers was elected for the 2010-2011 year. Board officers for 2010-2011 include Joan Banick Brooks, Chair; Marion Munley, Vice Chair; Antonia M. Schierling, Secretary, and Richard P. Kane, Treasurer. Newly-elected trustees are Peter J. Danchak and Mary Kay Rotert.
Marywood University's Department of Workforce Education graduated eight students from the PA Pathway to Success (PAPS) program on September 3, 2010.
Marywood University will celebrate Fall Academic Convocation and honor Dalton Conley, Ph.D., on September 16, at 11 a.m. in the Sette LaVerghetta Center for Performing Arts. Dr. Conley serves as a University Professor and Dean for the Social Sciences at New York University. He also serves as Adjunct Professor of Community Medicine at Mount Sinai School of Medicine and a Research Associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research. He is a Visiting Associate Professor of Sociology at both Yale and Princeton and serves as Senior Advisor to the United Nations Millennium Project.
Alan M. Levine, Ph.D. has been named Interim Vice President for Academic Affairs for Marywood University. In his new position, he will serve as chief academic officer of the University, where he will provide leadership to the deans and faculty; oversee academic policy and priorities; maintain educational excellence, and provide oversight responsibility for the recruiting, hiring, retention, and performance of faculty.
Gerald Zavorsky, Ph.D. will serve as the Director of the Human Physiology Lab and Associate Professor in the College of Health and Human Services at Marywood University. In his new position, he will manage the Human Physiology Lab and will conduct research with students on obesity, athletes, and aging.
Lloyd L. Lyter, Ph.D. has been named Interim Dean of the College of Health and Human Services. In his new position, he will be responsible for the operation of the departments of Health and Physical Education, Nursing and Public Administration, Nutrition and Dietetics, Physician Assistant Program, School of Social Work, and the Human Physiology Lab. Dr. Lyter will also be mentoring independent studies for the fall.
Diane Keller, Ph.D. will serve as the Interim Director of the School of Social Work at Marywood University. In her new position, she will oversee the social work program and mentor new social work faculty and students. She also will chair four doctoral student dissertation committees.
Megan Bullock has been named head field hockey coach at Marywood University.